first_imgUnai Emery has made two big changes to Arsenal training sessions, claims Lee Dixon Metro Sport ReporterWednesday 20 Mar 2019 12:34 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Comment Arsenal’s 2-1 win over Man Utd has put them within a point of third placed Tottenham (Picture: Getty)Arsenal won’t have to play another top six rival between now and the end of the season, but Dixon fears a favourable fixture list represents no guarantee of finishing in Champions Leagu qualifying position.‘We’ve seen this season some of the results have been fantastic, some of the performances have been brilliant,’ Dixon continued.‘Tottenham at home they were sensational, they played well away from home as well, the game against United recently.‘But then they’ll throw in a Rennes [performance] away from home and some of the results they had in that [unbeaten] run they went on at the start of the season, they should gave been 3-0 down against West Ham at home and they won the game easily.’More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors Unai Emery’s Arsenal are 12 points better off than they were at this stage last season (Picture: Getty)Arsenal legend Lee Dixon claims Unai Emery has instilled several key changes to Arsenal’s training sessions since succeeding Arsene Wenger.The former PSG and Sevilla coach endured a difficult spell between Christmas and the New Year, but has steadied the ship to the extent that Arsenal are now 12 points better off than they were at the same stage last season.After taking four points from two games against Tottenham and Manchester United, Emery’s side are now well placed to cement a top three place and face Napoli in the quarter finals of the Europa League.And club legend Dixon believes the changes instilled at the club’s Colney training base have been pivotal to the improvements on the pitch.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: 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‘The training intensity and the accountability in training with what is expected of them has gone up,’ Dixon told Premier League Productions.‘I know that for a fact because I’ve still got a few people knocking around the training ground that I can ask how things are going.‘The little insider has kind of said training has completely changed in that respect, which I think’s a good thing.’ Advertisement Advertisementlast_img

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