The Swede has joined up with the Gunners after leaving Rosengard, who he guided to the Champions League quarter-finalsArsenal Women have appointed Jonas Eidevall to succeed Joe Montemurro as their new head coach.
The 38-year-old has been unveiled by the Gunners after leaving Swedish aspect Rosengard, the place he has spent the final three years of his profession.
Eidevall replaces Montemurro within the managerial sizzling seat following the Australian’s determination to depart and subsequently transfer to Juventus, and can now oversee Arsenal’s newest pre-season marketing campaign. Editors’ Picks
What’s been stated?The Swede instructed the Gunners’ official web site: “I really feel honoured to be taking this function. Arsenal have a wealthy historical past, extra profitable than some other girls’s crew in England.
“I would like to add to these honours. It’s tremendous vital that we win, and we can be very formidable about that, but it surely’s much more vital that we dwell the values and defend the membership badge on a day-to-day foundation. I can not wait to do this at Arsenal.”
Arsenal chief govt Vinai Venkatesham added: “Jonas was the standout candidate of everyone that we thought-about for this function and we expect he is going to be an amazing match to be the head coach of Arsenal Women. It was vital that we discovered the suitable particular person to symbolize our membership, each on the pitch and off the pitch.
“As for his teaching model, he’ll deliver the model of soccer that Arsenal followers need to see. He’s somebody who likes to play on the entrance foot, high-tempo, engaging, attacking soccer.
“The factor that actually got here out in all of our interactions with Jonas is how a lot he wished to be part of Arsenal and his need to be a part of this membership, his need to be a part of our future and to assist us ship our ambitions going ahead. So we’re delighted that he is becoming a member of us.”
Eidevall’s credentialsEidevall’s appointment comes on the again of Leah Williamson signing a new contract earlier this month, with the 24-year-old having said that she trusted the membership to appoint a great supervisor with a need to develop the youthful gamers within the squad.
The rise of Goal’s NXGN winner Hanna Bennison proves that Eidevall has a knack for nurturing expertise, as the 18-year-old helped his unfancied Rosengard aspect attain the Champions League quarter-finals final season.
Eidevall, who beforehand took in a spell as Henrik Larsson’s quantity two at Helsingborgs, additionally guided the Swedish outfit to three league titles, and can be anticipated to assist the Gunners win their first Women’s Super League crown since 2018-19.