Arsenal board’s leaked email to staff after Europa League defeat to Chelsea

first_img Metro Sport ReporterThursday 30 May 2019 11:38 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link402Shares Comment The Gunners issued a rallying cry in the wake of Wednesday’s disastrous result (Picture: Getty)Arsenal chiefs Raul Sanllehi and Vinai Venkatesham reportedly sent an email to all staff at the club urging everyone to stick together after the Europa League defeat to Chelsea.The Gunners missed out on qualifying for the Champions League after a woeful second-half display in Baku on Wednesday night, losing 4-1, and their transfer budget will be severely restricted as a result.According to arseblog, Managing Director Venkatesham was quick to issue a rallying cry after the loss, urging unity in a leaked email sent to everyone at the club. Unai Emery and his Arsenal side were distraught at full-time in Baku (Picture: Getty)‘And finally, a HUGE thank you to you all for your commitment and hard work across what has been a very demanding season. Let’s recharge our batteries over the summer and we will go again hard next season. There are special moments and more finals ahead.‘Let’s keep our heads held high; WE ARE THE ARSENAL.’The north London club are believed to have a transfer budget of just £30million to spend in the market, not including anything gained from player sales, as Unai Emery gears up for a difficult summer.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 Arsenal Advertisementcenter_img Advertisement It was Chelsea who came out on top in Azerbaijan on Wednesday (Picture: Getty)‘I know we are all hurting right now, after a painful and disappointing night,’ the email read.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘We all know that getting our great football club back to where it needs to be won’t be easy, with plenty of highs and lows along the way, and today was one of those lows.More: 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‘Let’s keep some perspective. It is a tough moment right now but we have much to be positive about when reflecting on this transitional season and looking forward to the next.‘To achieve our ambition we need to BE TOGETHER in both the good moments and the bad and we know we have the people across our club to do that. Arsenal board’s leaked email to staff after Europa League defeat to Chelsealast_img