Jonas Eidevall has emphasised his perception that Arsenal can win the Women’s Super League next season after being appointed as their new head coach.The Gunners introduced on Monday that the 38-year-old Swede was becoming a member of from Rosengard as successor to Joe Montemurro, who stepped down on the finish of the 2020-21 marketing campaign.Arsenal ended up 9 factors behind champions Chelsea and 7 behind second-placed Manchester City within the WSL final season as they secured a Champions League return with third spot. They final received the division in 2019 below Montemurro, their fifteenth league title and first since 2012.When requested at a press convention if he thought Arsenal may win the title next time period, Eidevall stated: “I do, in any other case I wouldn’t have taken the job.Introducing our new head coach…Welcome to The Arsenal, Jonas Eidevall 👋— Arsenal Women (@ArsenalWFC) June 28, 2021“Of course I do know it received’t be straightforward. But I believe there may be small issues we have to change that can make large enhancements, like our capacity to be extra resistant towards excessive strain, to be much more intense in our personal urgent, for instance.“It’s not going to be straightforward, it’s going to be a problem, however sure, I consider we can win.”Regarding the Champions League – through which Chelsea have been runners-up final season, making the primary look of an English membership within the remaining since Arsenal received it in 2007 – Eidevall added: “I believe as we speak if in case you have the ambition to win the WSL, it’s the identical factor to have the ambition to win the Champions League, as a result of you must have the identical stage. That is one thing that has modified over the last seasons.“If we do every little thing proper, we now have the chance to do it, so let’s have that ambition.”Eidevall managed males’s facet Lunds BK earlier than transferring into girls’s soccer by becoming a member of Rosengard, the place he was assistant after which head coach, and oversaw them profitable the Swedish league title in 2013 and 2014.He subsequently had a short spell as Henrik Larsson’s assistant at Helsingborg, then returned to Rosengard and guided them to a Swedish Cup triumph in 2018 and one other league title a 12 months later. The crew, with whom Eidevall stays contracted till July 12, reached the quarter-finals of final season’s Champions League.Asked about former Celtic, Barcelona, Manchester United and Sweden striker Larsson, Eidevall stated: “It was wonderful to work with Henrik. I took away loads from working with him, and most from the way in which the way you can deal with your self in hostile conditions.”Arsenal chief govt Vinai Venkatesham stated in quotes on the membership’s official web site: “Jonas was the standout candidate of everyone that we thought of for this function and we predict he’s going to be an excellent match.“He will convey the fashion of soccer that Arsenal followers wish to see. He’s somebody who likes to play on the entrance foot, high-tempo, enticing, attacking soccer.”Venkatesham additionally on Monday spoke concerning the methods through which the membership are growing help for his or her girls’s crew.Eidevall labored with Henrik Larsson at Helsingborg (Lynne Cameron/PA).That contains creating a brand new girls’s soccer constructing on the membership’s London Colney coaching base, whereas the backroom employees supporting the crew has been elevated.Venkatesham stated: “We make investments tens of millions of kilos a 12 months, yearly, into girls’s soccer. Next 12 months we’re going to be investing way more than ever earlier than, all with that ambition in thoughts, to offer us one of the best likelihood of being profitable on the pitch.”He additionally stated time had been spent “fascinated by how we can convey quite a lot of girls’s video games to the Emirates Stadium next season.”Eidevall stated at his press convention: “Whenever I spoke to any particular person within the membership, the extent of ambition for the ladies’s crew was tremendous excessive. Seeing how they’re now including sources with employees, services and so forth, I believe that’s nice. That excites me.“For me it might have been a warning signal coming right into a membership like this with this incredible historical past in girls’s soccer (if) they’d have been happy with being the place they’re.“Good organisations should be formidable, to evaluation issues, to show each stone to all the time see how can we get higher. The truth they do that’s an assurance for me that we’re transferring in the best path.”

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