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Emery hints at Suarez start

2nd February 2019, 05:25 by Michael Holland

Unai Emery says he will have no qualms about throwing new signing Denis Suarez straight in when Arsenal face Manchester City.

The Gunners eventually beat the deadline to sign the winger from Barcelona and he is available to play when Emery's men entertain City at the Emirates Stadium tomorrow.

Emery knows the player well after coaching him while in charge of Spanish outfit Sevilla, and has no concerns about handing him his debut against Pep Guadiola's side.

The only issue for Emery will be deciding where exactly to slot him into the side, considering he is so versatile.

"I have confidence in him," Emery revealed. "I know the player. He has quality and can help us with his ambition. He can play in different positions.

"At Seville, he was on the left, at Villarreal on the right and with Barcelona, more inside."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Michael Holland is a reporter with over two decades of journalism experience. A Bolton fan, Michael often writes football articles, as well as having a strong knowledge of golf, cricket and Australian sports.

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