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Unai Emery’s future as Arsenal head coach after Europa League final and top four failures

Unai Emery’s task in year one was simple: get Arsenal back in the Champions League. After defeat to Chelsea in Baku it cannot be argued that he has not failed.

But that does not mean that he is not the right man for the job.

If nothing else there was always a degree of realism around the Gunners hierarchy, an acceptance that the new head coach would have done well to get this side closer to their rivals.

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