Kieran Tierney raves about ‘brilliant’ Unai Emery as pressure grows on Arsenal boss

first_imgKieran Tierney completed 90 minutes as Arsenal drew 1-1 with Vitoria last night (Picture: Getty)Kieran Tierney insists Unai Emery has been ‘brilliant’ since his summer move from Celtic and claims it is up to the players to turn Arsenal’s form around following a worrying run of form.The Gunners have won just one of their last six matches in all competitions following last night’s 1-1 draw against Vitoria in the Europa League.Arsenal could be cut nine points adrift of the top four should they lose at Leicester on Saturday, a result which could cost Emery his job despite the club’s official stance that they are content with the job the Spaniard is doing.AdvertisementAdvertisementTierney, who completed 90 minutes last night, insists the former PSG and Valencia boss has been a positive influence since his move to the Premier League and is confident he can mastermind improved performances.ADVERTISEMENTHe said: ‘It is up to us as players to correct it on the pitch. For me, he [Emery] has been brilliant since I’ve come in.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‘I have learned a lot. I am learning a lot every day, playing with great players. Everybody has got belief in each other and the manager.‘Everybody is trying to stay as positive as they can. We know there is a lot going on that people are talking about.‘But we just need to forget about all that and concentrate on us, on bouncing back, and on giving the fans something to cheer about. Metro Sport ReporterThursday 7 Nov 2019 12:10 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link62Shares Arsenal conceded an injury time equaliser against Vitoria in last night’s Europa League clash (Picture: Getty)‘In football it doesn’t always go your way, but we have got another chance on Saturday [against Leicester].‘We knew it was going to be hard [last night] with the conditions and how organised they are. To concede late on again is not good enough and we need to correct this.’Should Arsenal sack Unai Emery if they lose vs LeicesterYes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Charlie Nicholas says Arsenal have got worse since Unai Emery replaced Arsene WengerMORE: Paul Merson defends Granit Xhaka over row with Arsenal fans: ‘He gives everything he can’ Kieran Tierney raves about ‘brilliant’ Unai Emery as pressure grows on Arsenal boss Comment Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

UUV Aquabotix Gets New Chief Executive Officer

first_imgUUV Aquabotix has appointed David Batista as a new chief executive officer. Batista has over 20 years’ experience in working with small-cap listed companies, both in the United States and Australia.Most recently, David was senior managing director of Viriathus Holdings. He previously held roles with HPC Capital Management, SoundView Technology Group and Lehman Brothers.Batista holds a bachelor of science degree in Business Administration and certificate in International Marketing from C.W. Post College.Following the appointment of Batista as new CEO, Durval Tavares, the founder of the company and the outgoing CEO, will take over the role of chief technology officer.Durval Tavares, Aquabotix’s outgoing CEO and current CTO, said, “I established Aquabotix in 2011 to develop and build class-leading technology for the underwater world. To this day that remains my goal, and I am enthused to be able to devote my time exclusively to leading the technology function of Aquabotix. There are a number of projects underway that we look forward to bringing to market in the near-term.”David Batista, Aquabotix’s incoming CEO, added, “I am confident to be leaving an executive position with a successful independent financial services firm for this opportunity in a nascent and rapidly growing market. The underwater drone market is up for grabs in a number of industry verticals – military, security and law enforcement, energy, aquaculture, marine construction and maintenance, recreational, and others. Thanks to Durval’s and the team’s prior efforts, Aquabotix has the technology and the early sales lead to secure a substantial part of these emerging markets, provided that it attacks these markets with energy and vigor. I am excited to lead this charge and believe that the team and I will be able to capitalize on my skills and experience in establishing a leading market position.”last_img read more