Matteo Guendouzi names the two Arsenal players who are like his ‘big brothers’ in London

first_imgMatteo Guendouzi has emerged as a key player for Arsenal since joining from FC Lorient (Picture: Getty)Arsenal midfielder Matteo Guendouzi has admitted that his teammates Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Alexandre Lacazette have acted like his ‘big brothers’ since he moved to London.Guendouzi joined Arsenal from French club FC Lorient in 2018 and is one of the youngest members of Unai Emery’s first-team squad having only turned 20 in April.The France U21 international has excelled for the club on the pitch but is still acclimatising to life in England off it, with the club’s French-speaking contingent helping him to settle in.Aubameyang and Lacazette are two of Arsenal’s most influential players and Guendouzi admitted that the pair have made things easy for him during his first year outside of France.ADVERTISEMENT Alexandre Lacazette and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have developed a strong relationship on and off the pitch (Picture: Getty)Speaking to Canal Football Club, Guendouzi said: ‘He [Aubameyang] gives me a little punch on my left shoulder every morning, with his attacking colleague Lacazette, every morning. They are really important to me.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘They are like two big brothers ever since I arrived, they made it really easy for me, on the pitch and off of it. They are super guys.’Guendouzi became a key member of Emery’s side during his debut campaign featuring 48 times for Arsenal in all competitions and he has started both of their Premier League games this term.The young midfielder played the full 90 minutes during Saturday’s 2-1 win over Burnley in which both Lacazette and Aubameyang were on the scoresheet.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 CityThat result ensured that Arsenal, along with Liverpool, are the only team in the Premier League with a 100% win record this season and Guendouzi is hopeful about the club’s top-four prospects.‘We clearly have a better squad than last season with big signings this summer,’ he said. ‘We hold all the cards to have a great season and finish in the top 4 to be able to play in the Champions League next season.’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 Metro Sport ReporterMonday 19 Aug 2019 11:34 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.3kShares Advertisement Comment Advertisement Matteo Guendouzi names the two Arsenal players who are like his ‘big brothers’ in Londonlast_img read more

No expense spared in luxe build

first_img127 Sunhaven Blvd, BurdellRay White Julie Mahoney agent Mark Pritchard said the home would suit an older family searching for their dream home or people who loved entertaining.“It would suit a third home purchaser who is very cemented in Townsville,” he said.“It’s an entertainer’s home with a great kitchen that has a butler’s pantry.“It blends the inside and outdoor areas really well.” 127 Sunhaven Blvd, BurdellThe spacious home has around 300sq m of under-roof space.Mr Pritchard said the house had been built to the highest quality and included luxurious touches such as Smeg appliances in the kitchen.“I don’t think Michael Case Homes spared anything in the build of this house,” he said.“I believe Michael Case Homes are really well-known for their amazing eye for styling and this property has been styled to a tee. More 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 2020127 Sunhaven Blvd, BurdellThe immaculately presented house uses architectural features to provide plenty of natural light in the living areas. An in-ground swimming pool caps off the multiple outdoor entertaining areas. The master bedroom has a luxurious ensuite and a walk-in wardrobe with custom cabinetry.There is also a media room that could be used as a children’s retreat near the three guest bedrooms. 127 Sunhaven Blvd, Burdell“There is also an amazing atrium in the centre of the home.”The house is located only 16km from the CBD and is near schools and shopping centres.It is also designed to capture the cool breezes at North Shore. 127 Sunhaven Blvd, BurdellAN entertainer’s paradise filled with mod cons and built by one of Townsville’s best builders has hit the market.The property at 127 Sunhaven Blvd, Burdell, is on the market priced in the mid $600,000s.The four-bedroom, two-bathroom, two-car house was built by Michael Case Homes in 2005 and caters to high-end buyers.last_img read more