Arsenal target Monchi clashes with Roma fans after Champions League defeat against Porto

first_img Comment Roma crashed out of the Champions League against Porto (Picture: Getty)Roma sporting director Monchi clashed with the club’s fans after Wednesday’s damaging Champions League exit against Porto.Trailing 2-1 from the first leg in the Italian capital, the Portuguese club completed an impressive comeback thanks to a 117th minute Alex Telles penalty in extra time.According to Corriere dello Sport, Roma’s team was confronted by a group of 15 supporters at the airport, who directed their ire at the likes of Edin Dzeko, Steven Nzonzi, Patrick Schick.Although the likes of Daniele De Rossi and coach Eusebio Di Francesco escaped criticism, defender Alessandro Florenzi was sarcastically clapped for the part he played in the concession of the decisive penalty.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: 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 Metro Sport ReporterThursday 7 Mar 2019 1:41 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link257Shares Advertisement Arsenal target Monchi clashes with Roma fans after Champions League defeat against Portocenter_img Monchi has come under attack from Roma fans for their poor recent results (Picture: Getty)Monchi, meanwhile, is said to have been accused of ‘wrecking the team’ which currently lies a mammoth 28 points behind Juventus in the race for the Scudetto.The former Sevilla transfer chief reportedly replied saying ‘you’re better’ before allegedly threatening ‘in six months, I’ll take on each of you one on one.’After helping turn his former club into serial Europa League winners, the Spaniard was expected to mastermind similar success as Roma. Alessandro Florenzi was sarcastically clapped by Roma fans at the airport (Picture: Getty)Although the club reached the semi finals of the Champions League last season, despite the sale of Mohamed Salah to Liverpool, the current campaign looks set to peter out tamely, while Monchi has been heavily linked with a summer move to Arsenal.Former Borussia Dortmund talent spotter Sven Mislintat departed the north London club last month and the Gunners are looking to fill the role of technical director.Monchi worked in tandem with current Arsenal head coach Unai Emery during their time together at the Sanchez Pijuan.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 Advertisementlast_img

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