Gabriel Martinelli explains the influence of Unai Emery and Edu on him at Arsenal

first_imgAdvertisement Comment Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 7 Sep 2019 3:35 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link21Shares Gabriel Martinelli explains the influence of Unai Emery and Edu on him at Arsenal Gabriel Martinelli is loving his new life at Arsenal (Picture: Arsenal FC via Getty Images)Arsenal striker Gabriel Martinelli is enjoying his new life in north London and has high praise for Gunners boss Unai Emery and technical director Edu.The 18-year-old signed from Ituano in Brazil this summer and has already made his Premier League debut, coming off the bench in the opening game of the season against Newcastle.He is not expected to be a regular in the first team this season, with the likes of Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ahead of him in the pecking order, but he is happy to be learning from Emery and Edu at the Emirates.‘The coach [Emery] is a great person, and I’m learning a lot from him on a daily basis,’ Martinelli told Lance.ADVERTISEMENT Martinelli made his Premier League debut against Newcastle (Picture: Getty Images)‘I try to do my best in training so that, when I have the opportunity, to grasp it with everything.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Edu is an exceptional guy, a great professional, victorious and who made history with the Arsenal shirt.‘We talked a lot when I arrived and, undoubtedly, having a person like him around motivates us more and more.’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 CityIt has been a huge change for the teenager, moving from Sao Paulo to London and to a club full of household names.Martinelli admits that it was nerve-racking meeting his new team-mates because he has been watching them on the small screen from Brazil.‘I’ve arrived in a new place, with a different culture, another style of play and only with time and working day-to-day will I develop in the best way possible,’ the forward continued.‘I was received in the best way possible. Being very young, I got a little shy, because I only saw these players on television and in video games.‘But they welcomed me very well, making me feel at home and I try to learn from them on a daily basis.‘My adaptation has been the best possible. I had a strong pre-season where I was able to play a good role and showcase my qualities.‘I know the squad is packed with great players, but I know what I can do and my goal is to help the team.‘I think we can achieve great things this season by winning titles and marking our name in Arsenal ’s history.’MORE: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang likes Instagram post demanding Arsenal sell Granit XhakaMORE: Paul Merson warns Man Utd, Arsenal and Chelsea about Premier League rivals Leicester and Everton Advertisementlast_img read more

Railway Estate in hot demand

first_img78A Ninth Ave, Railway EstateA COTTAGE in Railway Estate is receiving plenty of attention from house hunters ahead of auction day.78A Ninth Ave will be sold under the hammer on March 13. It’s a renovated Queenslander cottage with three bedrooms, one bathroom and a practical, open-plan layout.Keyes & Co Property agent Tess Sellwood said she had received an overwhelming number of inquiries about the home, from downsizers to first-home buyers and young professional couples. 78A Ninth Ave, Railway Estate78A Ninth Avenue will be open for inspection on Saturday from 1pm-1.30pm. For more information call Ms Sellwood on 0439 793 559. 78A Ninth Ave, Railway EstateThe home has been restored while maintaining the Queenslander charm.The large chef’s kitchen features granite benchtops and flows out to the alfresco deck, perfect for entertaining.The home is situated on a low-maintenance 528sq m block and there is car accommodation and storage underneath the home.The house also has double side access and is surrounded by other high-quality character homes.center_img 78A Ninth Ave, Railway EstateMore 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“I have been absolutely pummelled with inquiries and it’s one of those cottages that doesn’t need any work,” she said. “Anything inner city that is low-maintenance is really attracting people and Railway Estate is going gangbusters. “I think the biggest drawcard for this property is that even though it’s a cottage, it has a really functional floor plan and open-plan living.“We decided to sell it at auction because it does carry a bit of wow factor and my owners were unsure of the value and market sentiment so they were happy to open it up to the market.”last_img read more