first_imgIan Wright reacts to Nicolas Pepe missing sitter and fumes at Unai Emery after Arsenal defeat After the match, Emery defended his side’s performance and claimed they created enough to win the game on another day, but Wright was stunned by the suggestion that Arsenal deserved something from the match.‘He really said, “We didn’t deserve to lose”!!!!!! kmt [kiss my teeth],’ he tweeted on Monday night, also posting an angry face emoji.Will Arsenal still finish in the top four?No0%Yes0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMore: 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 Advertisement The former Gunners striker was far from impressed with Monday night’s performance (Picture: Getty)Ian Wright feels things ‘just aren’t happening’ for Arsenal’s record signing Nicolas Pepe after his misfiring performance against Sheffield United, while he slammed Unai Emery’s reaction to the defeat.The Gunners spurned the opportunity to go back to third place in the Premier League table on Monday night at Bramall Lane, conceding a scrappy goal from a corner as Lys Mousset put the Blades ahead.Despite plenty of possession in the second half, the visitors could not carve out any clear-cut chances in yet another disappointing performance on the road. Advertisementcenter_img Pepe had a few bright moments but missed a huge chance to score (Picture: Getty)Their best chance came before Sheffield United had taken the lead when the quick-footed Pepe started a flowing counter-attack only to scuff his effort from close range.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTSo far the £72million signing has only scored once for his new club – from the penalty spot against Aston Villa – while he has just two assists, and Gunners legend Wright says things aren’t quite clicking at the moment.‘He’s gone with his left foot there, he could have easily gone with the right,’ explained the former Arsenal frontman on punditry duty for the Premier League.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‘At the end of the day, he’s going through that kind of phase where it’s just not happening for him.‘You have to give Sheffield United credit, they defended well, they defended their area well. And they did give Arsenal the opportunity to cross it in, simply because they knew they were going to be able to deal with it in the box.’He really said “we didn’t deserve to lose”!!!!!! kmt 😡— Ian Wright (@IanWright0) October 21, 2019 Comment Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 22 Oct 2019 9:19 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link794Shareslast_img