Marcelino Garcia Toral has held talks with Arsenal and is keen on becoming their next manager, sources have told ESPN.
The former Valencia and Villarreal coach has been in London this week for face-to-face talks with the club before returning to Spain on Tuesday.
Sources close to the 54-year-old told ESPN that Marcelino is not optimistic about being offered the job, believing being Spanish may be a disadvantage as Arsenal look to replace his compatriot Unai Emery. Marcelino is among a list of candidates...
LONDON -- The great thing about football is that sometimes things happen that years of knowledge, observation, conversation and analysis can't explain. For the first hour of their 3-1 win over West Ham, Arsenal were absolutely desperate, heading for a 10th winless game in a row, staring down the barrel of a devilish run of fixtures over the next six weeks with only a four-point cushion to the relegation zone.
Things weren't looking great for Arsenal at half-time in tonight's Premier League encounter, but three goals in nine second-half minutes turned things around for the men in yellow in a 3-1 win over West Ham. Angelo Ogbonna's first-half header put the Hammers ahead, but Gabriel Martinelli equalised just after the hour mark with a clinical finish from Sead Kolasinac's low ball into the box.
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Everton looked a different team as they took apart Chelsea 3-1, Manchester United stunned City 2-1 in the derby and Jose Mourinho seems to have forgotten his trusty ol' bus at Old Trafford - his free-scoring Spurs team smashed Burnley 5-0.
Meanwhile, Liverpool just keep on winning - they dismissed Bournemouth 3-0 away. The only team that looks like they can...