Pep Guardiola dismisses speculation linking Mikel Arteta to Arsenal job

first_imgArteta is in contention to replace Emery (Picture: Rex Features)‘Of course he [Arteta] will be a manager sooner or later,’ Guardiola said.‘If I was in his position, as an assistant coach as young as he is, always we will have that.‘Now we are going to finish this season and in the future I don’t know what is going to happen.’Who should be Unai Emery’s permanent replacement at Arsenal?Freddie Ljungberg0%Mauricio Pochettino0%Mikel Arteta0%Carlo Ancelotti0%Nuno Espirito Santo0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Mikel Arteta would welcome Arsenal approach despite being overlooked for Unai EmeryMORE: Jose Mourinho responds to Arsenal rumours after Unai Emery sacking Arteta was considered for the Arsenal job before Emery was appointed (Picture: Reuters)Pep Guardiola dismissed speculation linking his No.2 Mikel Arteta to the vacant manager’s position at Arsenal.Unai Emery was axed by Arsenal on Friday morning and rumours immediately began to surface that the club were considering hiring Arteta as his successor.Arteta is reportedly open to taking charge at Arsenal, but Manchester City boss Guardiola refused to comment on the growing speculation.‘[Arteta] is in the squad, he travels to Newcastle. It is not a question for me,’ Guardiola insisted ahead of City’s game against Newcastle.ADVERTISEMENT Newcastle v Man City: Guardiola preview press conferenceTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 10:57FullscreenNewcastle v Man City: Guardiola preview press conferencehttps://metro.co.uk/video/newcastle-v-man-city-guardiola-preview-press-conference-2059912/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘I am sorry for [Emery]. Every time a manager is sacked it is not good news.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘It does not change my opinion of him. He is an incredible professional. I am sure he will find another job soon.’Arteta was interviewed by the Arsenal hierarchy before the end of Arsene Wenger’s tenure and the club chiefs were impressed by his pitch.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 CityUltimately Arsenal decided to go with Emery, but Arteta is back in the frame, alongside Massimiliano Allegri and Wolves’ Nuno Espirito Santo.Arteta spent half a decade at Arsenal as a player and was club captain when he left in 2016.Guardiola has already backed Arteta’s capabilities as a head coach. Pep Guardiola dismisses speculation linking Mikel Arteta to Arsenal job Comment Coral BarryFriday 29 Nov 2019 2:43 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link284Shares Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

Six apartments already sold at One Palm Beach

first_imgOne Palm Beach is a luxury apartment development at Palm Beach.BUYERS have jumped at the chance of owning an apartment at One Palm Beach with six already sold.Situated on the beachfront, One Palm Beach features 17 high-end apartments.Velocity Property Group partnered with international architecture and interior design practice Plus Architecture to deliver the collection of multi-million dollar residences. Velocity Property Group managing director Brendon Ansell said the excitement with One Palm Beach was threefold.“It’s absolute beachfront in a serene and stunning location that gives buyers access to Burleigh Headland, Tallebudgera Creek and Currumbin Creek. “It’s surrounded by a growing variety of cafes and restaurants that are adding to Palm Beach being the hottest suburb to watch on the Gold Coast with a 38 per cent median house price jump and strong price growth in the last five years.” More from news02:37Purchasers snap up every residence in the $40 million Siarn Palm Beach North7 hours ago02:37International architect Desmond Brooks selling luxury beach villa1 day agoOne Palm Beach is at 1331 Gold Coast Highway, Palm Beach.Apartments from the third floor have views from the ocean to the Hinterland. With only two apartments per floor, the three and four-bedroom homes have 180 degree vistas, extending north to Surfers Paradise and south to Coolangatta. The full floor penthouse takes advantage of its top floor elevation with 360 degree views. Resident facilities include a deck and pool. Prices start at $1.795 million with the being project marketed by Ray White agent Scott Wagner. “We’ve had some strong inquiry on the site,” he said. “Now that the basement has been dug out, the large number of people who were considering buying are taking action.” The building is expecting to be complete by July, 2018.last_img read more

GDF retain Terrence Alli Boxing championships title … Williamson, Mounter named Best Boxer in respective categories

first_imgTHE Guyana Defence Force (GDF) retained championship honours when the curtains came down on the Guyana Boxing Association’s (GBA) Terrence Alli National Open Championships at the National Gymnasium, Mandela Avenue, on Sunday night.Rose Hall Jammers’ (RHJ) Joel Williamson was named Best Elite Boxer, while Essequibo Boxing Gym’s (Esse) Akiel Mounter was adjudged Best Youth Boxer on show.The soldiers accumulated 15 points to win the Best Gym award while Republican Gym (Guyana Prison Service) placed second with seven points.The Army head coach and Technical Director of the GBA, Terrence Poole, was named Best Coach of the championships.Williamson was given the Best Boxer award after scoring a third-round Technical Knock Out victory over GDF’s Triston Browne on the opening night (Friday) of the championships in the lightweight division.He then returned the following night and registered a knockout win at two minutes nine seconds of the first round against Anandram Dharamaj of the Republican Gym.Williamson capped off his quest for championship honours with a points decision win against GDF’s Rhondel Douglas in the final on Sunday night and was deservedly rewarded for his success.Mounter,who competed in the middleweight division of the Youth category,scored a unanimous decision win against Stephon Smith of the Forgotten Youth Foundation (FYF) Gym on Saturday night, then recorded another points decision win against Shekel Jamon also of the FYF gym on Sunday evening.In other results from Sunday night’s finals, Jamal Eastman of the RHJ gym registered a knockout win against Ryan Albert in their lightweight contest in the Youth category.In the Elite category, Richard Subratte of the FYF gym scored a technical knock-out win at two minutes 45 seconds of the second round in his junior flyweight fight against GDF’s Victor Low; Julius Kesney ((RHJ) lost on points to Republican’s Kevin Allicock in their flyweight contest; Steffon Green (GDF) stopped his gym mate Clairmont Gibson at two minutes 5 seconds of the first round in their bantamweight contest; Colin Lewis of the GDF was too good for his gym-mate Aquany Harvey in their junior welterweight bout, winning by a unanimous decision.In the welterweight final, Marley Ross of the GDF lost to Republican’s Joshua Joseph in their welterweight bout and Dennis Thomas (Police) stopped Joshua Fraser at two minutes 35 seconds of the second round in their middleweight fight.In the heavyweight division, Brian Leitch (Republican) lost on points to his gym-mate Jason Backer and in the super heavyweight, Floyd Cato retired on his stool at the end of the first round when he faced his gym-mate Renee Lewis.last_img read more