Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta was deservedly awarded the Premier League Manager of the Month award for March but Chelsea’s Thomas Tuchel was not too happy about it.
The Gunners played four games in March and managed to win three of them. Our only defeat came against Liverpool, which isn’t something to be ashamed of at all.
Arteta deserves immense credit for turning things around at Arsenal and Gooners are delighted that he received the award.
Thomas Tuchel’s comments on Mikel Arteta backfire
Chelsea played thrice in the Premier League in March and they won every single one of their games. They picked up wins against Burnley, Norwich and Newcastle, and Tuchel felt he deserved an award for that.
After the Premier League named Arteta as the Manager of the Month, the Chelsea boss sarcastically said, as per SI: “No, it’s okay. We can leave it like this. We win all the matches and I don’t get the reward, I cannot be happier!”
Just a day later, Chelsea suffered a humiliating 4-1 hammering against Brentford at home. The Bees had won just two of their last nine games before today, but they were absolutely outstanding at Stamford Bridge, and completely deserved the win.
Arsenal fans mock the Chelsea boss
Tuchel’s comments about Arteta winning the Manager of the Month award didn’t go down well among Arsenal fans, but all of us let it go.
However, Gooners were never going to stay quiet after Chelsea’s embarrassing loss at home against Brentford this afternoon.
Here’s how a few Arsenal fans reacted on Twitter…