Arsenal board ‘happy’ with Unai Emery as Spaniard’s contract causes confusion

Unai Emery still has the backing of the Arsenal board who are ‘happy’ with the work the manager is doing.

But the Spaniard needs to deliver progression this season as fans continue to grow impatient.

Speculation has begun to surround the former Sevilla boss’ future in north London.

Emery is into his second campaign in charge at the Emirates Stadium.

And the Gunners’ continued defensive frailties have still not been properly addressed.

The goalscoring of striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has regularly helped get Emery’s team out of trouble this term, with Arsenal sat third in…