Unai Emery pleased with Joe Willock and Matteo Guendouzi performances despite Liverpool loss

first_imgThe Spanish boss took positives from his side’s heavy loss at Anfield (Picture: Getty)Unai Emery says there were plenty of aspects of his Arsenal side’s performance against Liverpool that he liked despite losing on Saturday and singled out Joe Willock for praise.The 20-year-old has impressed Emery over the summer and started his third straight game at Anfield, though the Merseysiders secured a 3-1 victory thanks to a header from Joel Matip and brace from Mohamed Salah.Nevertheless, Emery was impressed with the attitude of his players and believes Willock in particular took his game on another level. Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 24 Aug 2019 11:16 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link356Shares Unai Emery pleased with Joe Willock and Matteo Guendouzi performances despite Liverpool loss Ceballos could not replicate his masterclass against Burnley at Anfield (Picture: Getty)On the team’s performance as a whole, he added: ‘We’re disappointed with the result but we can take positive things from the game. We were a little more deep, but we also had the positivity to try to score.‘In the first half, the best chance was for us with Pepe. The key was the second goal, it was a really soft penalty. I don’t think it was enough, but our reaction after that was good.’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 Arsenalcenter_img Comment The young Arsenal midfielder gave a mature display at Anfield (Picture: Getty)He told Sky Sports after the game: ‘I think some players like Willock, he did another step ahead here today. Matteo [Guendouzi] also good match.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘The impact with Lucas [Torreira], with [Alexandre] Lacazette, with Mickey [Henrikh Mkhitaryan] also was good.’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 CityOne player who had a less impressive game was Dani Ceballos; the Spaniard was named the man of the match last week against Burnley but struggled at Anfield.Speaking about the Real Madrid loanee at his post-match press conference, Emery said: ‘Ceballos today struggled more than last week, but it’s one experience more for him. We need to be optimistic.’ Advertisementlast_img read more

Dana Petroleum extends integrity services deal for UK FPSO tandem

first_imgTechnology and data intelligence specialist Imrandd has secured a two-year contract extension with Dana Petroleum for the provision of integrity services for all of its UK operated assets. Innes Auchterlonie, Imrandd CEO said: “I’m extremely proud of our team and delighted to extend the relationship with our much-valued customer, Dana Petroleum. Imrandd saidthat the contract covers predictive maintenance planning, risk-based inspection(RBI) services, integrity management and data analytics to both of Dana’sfloating production storage and offloading (FPSOs) vessels in the North Sea. The company has been supporting Dana Petroleum with integrity services since being awarded an initial contract in 2016. This renewal secures work for company engineers and the implementation of Imrandd’s data analytics software solution AIDA. Dana’s two UK operating assets include the Western Isles FPSO that takes production from the Harris and Barra fields in the Northern North Sea, 160 kilometres east of the Shetlands and 12 kilometres west of Tern field. Western Isles FPSO; Source: Dana Petroleum “This software enables inspection and maintenance enactment to be rationalised and refocused onto the areas that require it the most – supporting safe, efficient opex reduction”. “As part of our ethos we will ensure Dana continues to receive a differentiated and unbiased service that sets us apart from our peers. We look forward to enhancing our offering further by providing advanced data-driven capability through AIDA. The other is the Triton FPSO which accepts producing oil and gas from the Bittern, Guillemot West & North West fields, Clapham, and Pict and Saxon fields.last_img read more

Cricket News No way BCCI can block Pakistan to participate, says Official

first_imgAmid the spiraling speculation, the CoA, comprising Chairman Vinod Rai and former women’s captain Diana Edulji, will be meeting in Delhi on Friday to discuss the issue of multiple bodies claiming representation of Uttarakhand. But the Pakistan conundrum is likely to cast a shadow on what was to be a routine meet.”We will discuss all possible options tomorrow and do what is best for the country,” said Edulji.A top BCCI source said even if a note is sent and the ICC agrees to put it out in front of member boards for a vote, India is unlikely to find any support from other nations.”In case India writes to ICC for Pakistan’s removal, then we have to build consensus first to move a resolution at it’s Annual Board Meeting in April. We no longer enjoy a majority in the ICC board right now. If this goes for floor Test we are certain to lose,” he said.”Not only that, serious doubts will emerge on our chances to host 2021 Champions Trophy and 2023 World Cup,” he added.The call to boycott Pakistan has been made by some prominent voices such as senior off-spinner Harbhajan Singh and former captain and Cricket Association of Bengal (CAB) President Sourav Ganguly.Among the current players, leg-spinner Yuzvendra Chahal and pacer Mohammed Shami have called for decisive action to deal with terror strikes carried out by Pakistan-based terror groups.  For all the Latest Sports News News, Cricket News News, Download News Nation Android and iOS Mobile Apps. New Delhi: After 40 CRPF jawans were killed in the attacks on February 14, there has been outrage in India and it has come from cricketers. There are increased calls from many quarters for the Indian cricket team to boycott the ICC Cricket World Cup 2019 clash against Pakistan which will be played in Manchester on June 16.Sources within The Committee of Administrators (CoA) and the BCCI have not prepared any note seeking a ban on Pakistan at the upcoming World Cup and even if such a move is made, the International Cricket Council (ICC) is bound to reject it.Already, Pakistani shooters couldn’t make the World Cup in Delhi, starting Saturday, after not getting visas. And there is a demand for India to boycott its June 16 World Cup clash against the neighbours and the matter is likely to come up on the sidelines of the ICC meetings between February 27 to March 2 in Dubai.”There is absolutely no constitutional or contractual way this could happen. The ICC constitution allows members the right to participate in ICC events as long as they’re qualified,” a BCCI official told PTI. highlights India will play against Pakistan on June 16 in World cup league game. No way BCCI can block Pakistan believes official.The former cricketers have also expressed their views on this. last_img read more