‘Half a season, one trophy. Poch – six years, zero!’: Arsenal followers troll Tottenham and Mauricio Pochettino after Mikel Arteta crowns his early days as Gunners boss with FA Cup glory over Chelsea at Wembley
- Arsenal followers have been fast to make enjoyable of Tottenham after their 14th FA Cup win
- They beat Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley to assert Mikel Arteta’s first trophy in cost
- Arteta can also be the primary Gunner to win the competitors as each a participant and boss
- Whereas Mauricio Pochettino failed to choose up silverware in his 5 years at Spurs
Arsenal followers couldn’t resist making a dig at their rivals Tottenham after Mikel Arteta bought his fingers on his first piece of silverware because the boss.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a first-half penalty and supplied a second within the 67th minute to see Arsenal win 2-1 the FA Cup remaining towards Chelsea on Saturday.
The outcome led to Arsenal followers poking enjoyable at rival Tottenham’s former boss Mauricio Pochettino after he didn’t win a trophy throughout his five-year spell in control of Spurs – which ended final November.
Arsenal beat Chelsea 2-1 within the FA Cup remaining to assert Mikel Arteta’s first trophy in cost
One fan wrote: ‘How can Arteta principally surpass Poch’s legacy in like half a season’s value of teaching in his 1st ever job?’
Whereas one other remark learn: ‘Poch not profitable a trophy while having the perfect Spurs crew in a long time, while it took eight months for Arteta to take Arsenal’s worst crew in 30 years to a trophy.’
Some followers even pulled former Manchester United supervisor Sir Alex Ferguson into the equation, telling Tottenham followers to ‘cease performing’ like Pochettino is among the many similar calibre of managers as ‘Fergie’.
Followers mocked Mauricio Pochettino, who failed to choose up silverware in his 5 years at Spurs
They even shamed followers for making an attempt to check Pochettino to the likes of Sir Alex Ferguson
Pochettino left Tottenham after 12 video games, as they sat 14th within the Premier League desk on 14 factors.
Following Tottenham’s 3-1 win over Leicester Metropolis on February 10, Pochettino got here beneath hearth as Tottenham went on to win simply six occasions in 24 matches within the English high flight.
The Argentinian supervisor left off the again of a five-game winless run within the league and nil trophies to his title.
Whereas, Arteta – who received the FA Cup twice with Arsenal as a participant – picked up his first piece of silverware as a manger regardless of solely being in cost for half a season.
Having taken over from Unai Emery in December, Arteta is the primary particular person to each captain and handle Arsenal to victory in an FA Cup remaining.
He’s additionally the primary supervisor to win a serious trophy of their first season in control of the membership since George Graham in 1986-87.
Arteta advised BBC 5 Reside: ‘I’m actually pleased with what now we have achieved as a result of I do know the difficulties and the whole lot now we have been by means of,’ mentioned Arteta.
‘For me personally, it has been so robust over the previous six months with a whole lot of issues which have occurred in our lives however I had only one mission after I got here right here and that was to make the gamers and employees consider we may do it.
‘We needed to change that vitality and that mentality and simply by seeing them within the dressing room all collectively, and the best way they get pleasure from their occupation and their time collectively, it makes me extra proud and as a consequence of that after we will obtain issues and win titles collectively.’