Unai Emery ready to put Arsenal flop Shkodran Mustafi on the transfer list in the summer

first_imgSergio Aguero’s hat-trick condemned Arsenal to a 3-1 defeat at Manchester City last week (Picture: Getty)‘But the fellow next to him, Mustafi, has never been good enough since the day he walked in the door and that’s the reason why all the goals come down there.‘To see Arsenal defend like that, there’s a big job there for Unai Emery to do.’Mustafi was the subject of two failed bids from Inter in the summer of 2017 but the deal fell through with Arsenal unable to find a suitable replacement.Emery was restricted to signing players on loan during the January transfer window and is reportedly likely to be handed a modest £45m kitty to work with in the summer, although that could still be boosted by player sales.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 Shkodran Mustafi was signed for £35million by Arsene Wenger in 2016 (Picture: Getty)Arsenal will listen to offers for Shkodran Mustafi in the summer as Unai Emery attempts to raise extra funds to rejuvenate his squad.The Germany international became the third most expensive defender of all-time when Arsene Wenger agreed to pay £35million to Valencia in the summer of 2016.Mustafi has failed to come anywhere close to justifying that outlay and the Telegraph reports that Arsenal are ready to place the 26-year-old on the transfer list at the end of the season.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 CityEmery has been unable to illicit a significant improvement in Mustafi’s performances, culminating in Sunday’s error-strewn display against Manchester City which prompted scathing criticism from Sky pundit Jamie Carragher.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Lichtsteiner is not good enough. Maybe you could argue because of his age,’ the former Liverpool defender said at full-time. Advertisement Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 5 Feb 2019 2:12 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link115Shares Unai Emery ready to put Arsenal flop Shkodran Mustafi on the transfer list in the summer Advertisement Commentlast_img read more


Governor Wolf Issues Statement on Lockdown of State Prisons

first_img August 29, 2018 Governor Wolf Issues Statement on Lockdown of State Prisons Press Release,  Public Safety Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf issued the following statement on today’s decision by the Department of Corrections to lock down the 25 state correctional institution because of multiple recent incidents of staff sickened by substances:“Pennsylvania’s corrections officers put themselves in harm’s way to make our commonwealth safer, and it is up to us to provide them protection from harm. I spoke to Sec. Wetzel today and they continue to work diligently to address the emerging issue of synthetic drugs in our prison system, and my office and I have been supporting his efforts. Today’s action to lock down all of the state’s correctional facilities is a necessary step to ensure the safety of our officers and provide the department the opportunity to assess and control the situation.“It is our responsibility to keep all commonwealth employees safe while at work so that they return home each day to their families. I have confidence that the Department of Corrections, working with state agency partners and law enforcement, will determine the cause or causes of the recent sickening of staff and put in place the necessary protections and procedures to ensure staff safety.”center_img SHARE Email Facebook Twitterlast_img read more