Arsenal chief ‘dines’ with Jose Mourinho as pressure builds on Unai Emery

first_imgAdvertisement Emery is under increasing pressure at Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Robin van Persie criticised Emery last week for failing to communicate his wishes to the squad due to his poor grasp of English.AdvertisementAdvertisementMourinho, of course, has no such problem and the Arsenal board are said to be seeking a manager that can effectively communicate his ideas.Arsenal want a manager who is familiar with the Premier League and who won’t be at a language disadvantage when it comes to explaining what he wants to his players.The board have watched on as Emery has ostracised Mesut Ozil from the first team squad and Mourinho’s relationship with the German is said to be another key factor in the Portuguese’s favour.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 CityOzil worked with Mourinho at Real Madrid and Arsenal have grown concerned by the fractures in the dressing room that has developed in recent months.Arsenal’s 1-1 draw with Watford on Saturday occurred against the back-drop of the ongoing Granit Xhaka controversy.Emery allowed the Arsenal team to pick Xhaka as their captain, but the midfielder could now be stripped of those duties after telling fans to ‘f*** off’ in a game last week.MORE: Unai Emery suggests Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang could become new Arsenal captainMORE: Mesut Ozil sends message to Arsenal fans after demoralising Wolves draw Comment Mourinho is keen on linking up with Arsenal (Picture: Getty)Arsenal have opened talks with Jose Mourinho over replacing Unai Emery at the Emirates, according to reports.Mourinho has not worked since being sacked by Manchester United almost a year ago and is thought to be keen on replacing Unai Emery at the Emirates.Emery is under increasing pressure at Arsenal and the Times claim the Spaniard has just a few more ‘games of credit’ with the hierarchy at the club.Such is Arsenal’s seriousness about potentially bringing in a new coach, club chief Raul Sanllehi dined with Mourinho last week.ADVERTISEMENT Coral BarrySunday 3 Nov 2019 4:56 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link2.4kShares Arsenal chief ‘dines’ with Jose Mourinho as pressure builds on Unai Emery Advertisementlast_img read more

Harold Koehler, Wellington: January 24, 1936 – March 5, 2015

first_imgHarold KoehlerHarold Koehler, of Wellington, died Thursday, March 05, 2015 at Wesley Medical Center in Wichita,  at the age of 79.Harold was born the son of Johnny and Abbie (Feist) Koehler on Friday, January 24, 1936 in Manchester, . He graduated from St. Gregory High School in Shawnee,  and originally planned on becoming a priest but changed his mind. Harold went on to serve his country in the United States Army from 1955-1957.After college, he began his career in accounting and took a position with the Kerr McGee Oil Company in  City. His job allowed him to live overseas for 24 years. While overseas, he met Sue Huke and on July 21, 1979 Harold and Sue were united in marriage in Lowestoft, England. Together they celebrated 34 years of marriage before her death in 2011. Harold and Sue were blessed with two daughters: Alison and Debbie. Harold retired and returned to the USA for good in 1993. Following retirement, he drove a school bus and worked with his brother doing appliance repairs.Survivors include his daughters: Alison Lantrip and her husband Wesley of Bartlesville,  and Debbie Smith and her husband Kevin of Topeka, , grandchildren: Cameron, Blake and Natalie Smith, sister, Helen Blubaugh and her husband Leon of Danville, , brothers: Bobby Koehler of Ponca City,  and Cleo Koehler and his wife Roberta of Wellington, . He was preceded in death by his parents, his beloved wife, Sue Koehler and his siblings: Sylvester Koehler, Alfred Koehler, Tommy Koehler, Alice Collins and Dortha Johnson.Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday, March 9, 2015.Recitation of the Holy Rosary will begin at 7:00 p.m., Monday evening at St. Anthony/St. Rose Catholic Church, Wellington, .Funeral Mass for Harold will be held at 10:30 a.m., Tuesday, March 10, 2015 at St. Anthony/St. Rose Catholic Church, Wellington, .Following cremation, a private interment will be held at the  Veterans Cemetery, Winfield, .A memorial fund has been established in his loving memory to the Avenue of Flags. Contributions may be mailed or left with the funeral home.To share a memory or leave condolences, please visit www.dayfuneralhome.info.Arrangements are by Day Funeral Home & Crematory, Wellington.last_img read more