Emery ‘enjoyed’ time at Arsenal
Ahead of his reunion with Arsenal, Unai Emery has insisted that he believes he became a “better coach” after his time at at the Emirates.
He said: “At Arsenal, I had very good experiences. I enjoyed it there. I was there for one and a half years.
“You have to use those moments to learn, to get stronger and I think I became a better coach after my experiences in Arsenal.
“I’m so grateful to Arsenal, to the owners, to the supporters, to the players, but my new way is here at Aston Villa.
“I’m very grateful to everybody here and I will use my experiences, that I added to in Arsenal, to use here now and get better with Aston Villa.”