Emery is under increasing pressure after overseeing a poor run of form (Picture: Getty)Sanllehi and technical director Edu have rung the changes since taking up their positions, removing a number of key personnel who served under Wenger.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTSteve Morrow is the latest high-profile casualty, with the head of recruitment axed in a massive shake-up of the academy, while chief scout Steve Rowley was similarly shown the door two years ago.The majority of Wenger’s old backroom have now left, while others – like former assistant manager Steve Bould – have been demoted.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 ArsenalLong-serving members are ‘shocked by what’s happening to the club’, with the wholesale changes eroding the ‘DNA’ Wenger had spent so long establishing.Morrow’s exit has not gone down well, with the former Gunner deemed to be a huge loss and someone who had the potential to rise up through the ranks. Very few coaches from Wenger’s time at the club remain at the Emirates (Picture: Getty)The jury is still out on Arsenal’s hierarchy, but there is a feeling that they should share some of the blame for Arsenal’s struggles – not Emery alone.Nevertheless, the Spanish coach is believed to have only a few games left to turn things around and cannot afford any slip ups against Southampton, Norwich, Brighton or West Ham despite Arsenal wanting to hold out and reassess his position in the summer.MORE: Lucas Torreira could leave Arsenal in January as Napoli set for key talks with Raul SanllehiMORE: Arsenal lining up January move for £43m-rated Pau Torres to solve defensive woesMore: 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 Comment Advertisement The club has changed dramatically behind the scenes since Wenger left (Picture: Getty)Some long-serving Arsenal staff members are reportedly shocked by the number of changes that have taken place since Arsene Wenger’s departure, with the club almost unrecognisable.The Gunners currently sit in sixth place in the Premier League table, with the pressure heating up on Unai Emery after a run of four games without a league win coupled with sub-par performances throughout the season.Arsenal head of football Raul Sanllehi has publically backed Emery, and The Mirror report that a number of people behind the scenes feel the club’s issues extend far beyond the manager. Metro Sport ReporterSunday 17 Nov 2019 3:53 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.9kShares Advertisement Arsene Wenger’s old staff ‘shocked’ by Raul Sanllehi and Edu’s Arsenal changes
The OrchardTOWNSVILLE’S newest large lot master planned community is growing quickly with eight homes either about to begin or already under construction and almost as many on hold. Elements North Queensland Sales Manager Paul Fotinos said The Orchard’s location and fully serviced large homesites were a major factor in the success of sales. “This is the only development that offers easy access to just about every major employment hub as well as large homesites that are all fully-serviced including NBN ready, underground power, town water and sewage connection, kerb and channelling,” Mr Fotinos said. “We always knew there was a pent-up demand for this kind of product in the local market but to have this many lots all but sold in the past few months has exceeded our expectations.”More from news01:21Buyer demand explodes in Townsville’s 2019 flood-affected suburbs12 Sep 202001:21‘Giant surge’ in new home sales lifts Townsville property market10 Sep 2020“There are definite signs that confidence is returning to the residential market and all indications are that the demand will grow faster for larger, full-serviced homesites that provide generous building envelope compared to the traditional lot.” The Orchard is a 350 home development set in natural bush land off Darling Road in Jensen and boasts new, fully serviced homesites from 1000 to 4000sq m.Mr Fotinos said The Orchard’s proximity to the Ring Road meant there were just one or two sets of traffic lights to work for residents employed at major employers The Hospital, JCU and Lavarack. “There are around 20,000 locals employed at these employment nodes and we have received a lot of interest from this market all seeking more space,” Mr Fotinos said. “There are some great schools just minutes away and also plenty of shops and parks nearby. Buyers are really drawn to this balance of convenience, lifestyle and space.” For more info, call Mr Fotinos on 4731 1425.