Arsenal urged to get rid of Freddie Ljungberg ahead of West Ham clash

first_imgHartson wants Ljungberg to be moved on (Picture: AMA/Getty)‘Arsenal can’t afford to dally, to pussyfoot around or give Freddie Ljungberg a chance,’ Hartson told The Sun ahead of Monday night’s clash with West Ham.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘He may be a favourite with Arsenal fans as a player but to manage Arsenal you need a bit more about you and a bit more experience.‘There are good managers out there. Go after somebody. Be pro-active. Do what Spurs have done by bringing Jose Mourinho in straight away.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‘If you’re going to sack a manager, bosh — go and get another one in.‘Arsenal need direction, they need leadership, they need a freshness and they need somebody to get hold of that dressing room because it’s like a sinking ship at the minute.‘A lot of managers will fancy the job because it’s a huge challenge.‘It’s not taking over a fantastic group of players like Mourinho has at Spurs. It’s about going in and working with what you have.’Should Arsenal stick with Freddie Ljungberg?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Arsenal dealt transfer blow in pursuit of Manchester United defender Chris Smalling Comment Metro Sport ReporterMonday 9 Dec 2019 4:24 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link Ljungberg hasn’t got off to the best start (Picture: Visionhaus)Arsenal should stop ‘pussyfooting around’ and find Unai Emery’s real replacement rather than sticking with interim manager Freddie Ljungberg, according to former striker John Hartson.Ljungberg has stepped in as caretaker manager following Unai Emery’s sacking but has got off to a rocky start, drawing with relegation-threatened Norwich before losing to Brighton at home.Given the difficult start to life in the dugout, it’s hard to see Ljungberg being handed the full-time position and Hartson called for Arsenal chiefs to be decisive. Arsenal urged to get rid of Freddie Ljungberg ahead of West Ham clash Advertisement Advertisementlast_img read more

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