Jose Mourinho: Arsenal deny having meetings with Portuguese boss as Emery's replacement

Jose Mourinho: Arsenal deny having meetings with Portuguese boss as Emery's replacement

- Jose Mourinho in recent weeks has been linked with Arsenal's job

- Unai Emery side have recording poor string of results in the Premier League

- But Arsenal have come out to deny claims they have met with the former Man United boss

Jose Mourinho has been reportedly having backdoor meetings with Arsenal in the past few weeks but the north London club has now come out to deny this.

It was recently reported that Arsenal head of football Raul Sanllehi and Mourinho were seen together having dinner together which fueled speculation.

Mourinho was also in attendance when Arsenal recorded a 3-2 victory over Vitoria Guimaraes in the Europa League.

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But according to Sportmail, the Gunners have denied such meetings took place and claimed the pair had not spoken to each other for years.

Unai Emery is under immense pressure following his side's poor string of results, recording two wins in their last nine Premier League games.

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Arsenal were forced to a 1-1 draw by Wolves and it was the third time the Emirates outfit will be surrendering their lead to opponents.

Fans are also getting impatient with Emery's tactics and his decision to bring on Bukayo Saka for Lucas Torreira against Wolves changed the mood inside the stadium.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Jose Mourinho is looking to become the first manager to win trophies with three Premier League clubs as he is reportedly linked to Arsenal.

The Gunners are currently struggling under Unai Emery and could look towards the direction of Mourinho who is still without a job since last December.

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