Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez apologises to Unai Emery after his sacking

first_img 1 min. story Read More Video Settings Arsenal have sacked Unai Emery (AFP via Getty Images)Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez has issued an apology to Unai Emery after the Spaniard was sacked on Friday.The Gunners have ended Emery’s reign as manager after the 2-1 defeat at home to Eintracht Frankfurt in the Europa League on Thursday evening extended the team’s run to seven matches without a victory.Freddie Ljungberg, who was already part of Emery’s first-team coaching staff, will manage Arsenal on an interim basis while the club look for a permanent replacement.In a statement released by Arsenal on Friday the club said: ‘The decision has been taken due to results and performances not being at the level required.’AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT Skip Coming Next Advertisement Freddie Ljungberg has replaced Emery as Arsenal manager on an interim basis (Getty Images)Shortly after the announcement, Martinez reacted to the decision by claiming that Arsenal’s players had failed Emery.The goalkeeper also apologised to Javi Garcia, who was brought in by Emery to be Arsenal’s goalkeeper coach but will now leave his post.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘Thank you Unai and Javi I’m sorry we let you down,’ Martinez posted on Instagram.‘Its our fault for not performing the right way, I’m sure we will meet again.’Ljungberg’s first game in charge will be for Arsenal’s trip to Norwich City in the Premier League on Sunday.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal 1/1 Arsenal goalkeeper Emiliano Martinez apologises to Unai Emery after his sacking Full Screen Read More Top articles by Metro Metro Sport ReporterFriday 29 Nov 2019 11:01 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link19Shares Read More Skip Ad Comment Arsenal are currently on their worse run of form since February 1992. Manchester United captain Harry Maguire About Connatix V67539 Advertisement Read More Rio Ferdinand tells Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop struggling / SPONSORED PLAY Visit Advertiser website GO TO PAGE Read Morelast_img read more

Doheny library evacuated after suspect flees inside

first_imgDiana Kruzman and Oksana Trifonova contributed to this report. A suspect fled from police after engaging in lewd behavior in Doheny Memorial Library Saturday afternoon, prompting the building’s evacuation and a two hour attempt to apprehend the suspect inside.Police reported around 3:35 p.m, a female called on an emergency line saying someone had attacked her. The victim was reportedly a Japanese international student.According to the Department of Public Safety, the suspect, who was a non-USC affiliated male in his thirties, approached the student in the Library  and showed her lewd photos. The student made the call to police after getting away from the suspect.Upon arrival, police initially had difficulty detaining the suspect and an officer suffered an injury to his hand in the process, according to dispatch. DPS then made the decision to evacuate the library as a precautionary measure. The suspect was found on the third floor and detained at approximately 5:15 p.m. He had entered the library during public hours.“I’ve been here 10 years and we’ve never had an incident like this,” said DPS Chief John Thomas.A previous version of this article stated that the victim was assaulted. An initial police report said there was an attack on the victim, but police later confirmed that there was no attack or injuries involved.The suspect’s description has been removed following the conclusion of the investigation. last_img read more