Metro Sport ReporterMonday 6 Jul 2020 5:39 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.3kShares Arteta has begun to turn things around at Arsenal (Picture: Getty Images)Brendan Rodgers has heaped praise on the ‘outstanding’ job of Mikel Arteta as Arsenal boss ahead of Leicester City’s clash against the Gunners at the Emirates on Tuesday night.Arteta took over from Unai Emery in December and is in the process of slowly turning around his former club’s fortunes.After a dismal beginning to the Premier League restart, losing their opening two games against Manchester City and Brighton, Arsenal have now put together a run of four consecutive wins in all competitions.With a major rebuilding job on Arteta’s hands at the north London club, his opposite number Rodgers admitted he has already seen promising signs from the 38-year-old and backed him to have a bright future.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘I think Mikel has done very, very well since he’s gone in,’ Rodgers said in his pre-match press conference ahead of Tuesday night’s game.‘He’s gone into a club with huge expectations, which he knows from being a player there. Advertisement Rodgers was full of praise for his opposite number (Picture: Getty Images)‘He’s gone in on his first job, into a huge task, and I think how he’s dealt with it so far has been outstanding.‘From a tactical perspective, he’s made it very clear how they want to play. The style, you can see.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‘That is not an easy style to put in place and implement, especially at a club that wants to be challenging straight away as well.‘His courage since he’s gone in, to want to develop that. They’ve played with a couple of different systems but the style has always remained the same. ‘That is something that bodes well for the future and for him.’MORE: Arsenal should not have signed Nicolas Pepe, says Tim SherwoodMORE: Arsenal fans convinced Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is staying after hint on InstagramFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. Brendan Rodgers hails ‘outstanding’ Mikel Arteta ahead of Arsenal vs Leicester City Advertisement Comment
The home at 13 Macarthur Cres, Slacks Creek.THIS four bedroom family home has been transformed and is new to the market in Slacks Creek. The property at 13 Macarthur Cres has open-plan living, outdoor entertaining space and a big backyard. Kym Harman and her husband bought the home six years ago and reshaped it into a modern home for their four children. “We redid the kitchen, pulled down a wall to create open-plan living, painted inside and out, and sanded back the floorboards,” Ms Harman said. “I’d say the open-plan area and kitchen are now my favourite parts of the home — it’s so roomy, functional and modern.” The patio at 13 Macarthur Cres, Slacks Creek.Outside there is a covered deck and a patio for entertaining, and established, low-maintenance gardens. There is also a double lockup garage and a carport on the fenced 607sq m block with side access. Ms Harman said the home was in the middle of everything, with shops, public transport and schools all close by. The kitchen at 13 Macarthur Cres, Slacks Creek.The mid-set home has four good-sized bedrooms with built-in robes, a family bathroom, laundry and separate toilet. The new kitchen has an island bench with breakfast bar, pendant lighting, stainless steel appliances and gas cooking. “It’s so enjoyable cooking in the kitchen now with the gas stove and the dishwasher,” Ms Harman said. More from newsCrowd expected as mega estate goes under the hammer7 Aug 2020Hard work, resourcefulness and $17k bring old Ipswich home back to life20 Apr 2020The home has timber floors and airconditioning throughout. One of the four bedrooms at 13 Macarthur Cres, Slacks Creek.“It’s been a loved and well looked after home,” she said. “We made it to live in it forever but circumstances have changed. “I think I’ll miss the memories we created here the most. “It’s those memories that made it a home.” The property is just 2km from the highway and 20 minutes from Brisbane city. The home is being marketed by Paul Penklis and Rebecca Shortall, of Ray White Logan City, for offers over $395,000.