Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil, who was not included in the Gunners’ squad for the Premier League and Europa League, answered the question of whether he was happy with the team during his Twitter chat with fans.
“Now is a very difficult time for everyone at the club, not just me. The current situation upsets everyone. Of course, I would like to help the team, especially now. But if they don’t give me a chance, then we can only hope that the results will get better soon, “Ozil wrote.
Arsenal have 14 points in 14 games and are 15th in the Premier League standings. The team is separated from the relegation zone by 4 points.
Carlo Ancelotti – on relegation from Manchester United: Everton was good until the very end. We are disappointed
Everton head coach Carlo Ancelotti commented on the outcome of the English League Cup quarter-finals, in which his players lost to Manchester United with a score of 0: 2 at home.
“We are disappointed because this is an important tournament for us, but we do not regret anything, because the team played well. The beginning of the match was difficult, but after the 20th minute we began to control the situation in defense. In the second half, they did not allow the opponent to create a moment, despite his strength. We played confidently in defense, were good until the very end of the match, were close to a penalty shootout, but we still have nothing to regret, that’s for sure, ”BBC quotes Ancelotti.
Manchester United, thanks to the victory in the match against Everton, reached the English League Cup semi-finals, where they will play against Manchester City.
Manchester United set club record
Manchester United won the English League Cup quarter-finals against Everton, which took place the day before, December 23, and ended 2-0 in favor of the Mancunians.
According to Opta, this victory became for the wards of Ole-Gunnar Solskjaer for the 13th consecutive time in away matches with the teams of the English Premier League in all tournaments. The series became a record for the “Red Devils”.
The last time Manchester United failed to defeat a league opponent on his field was June 19 this year. Then the Mankunians drew with Tottenham Hotspur in the match of the 30th round of the English Premier League of the 2019/2020 season. The meeting took place in London and ended with a score of 1: 1.
Manchester United, with 26 points in 13 rounds, is third in the league table in England, behind Leicester City (27) and Liverpool (31).