Dani Alves aims dig at Arsenal boss Unai Emery as he praises Thomas Tuchel’s impact at PSG

first_imgThomas Tuchel has a Brazilian soul, says Alves (Getty Images)‘This gives us a better chance of doing well this season.‘I have to take my hat off not just to him but his staff, too.‘Because every day is really a pleasure to work with them.‘I have to pay them back for what they have done.’Watch PSG v Manchester United on Wednesday 6th March from 7pm exclusively live on BT Sport 2 and via the award-winning BT Sport App. For more info visit bt.com/sport Metro Sport ReporterMonday 4 Mar 2019 3:06 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link15Shares Dani Alves aims dig at Arsenal boss Unai Emery as he praises Thomas Tuchel’s impact at PSG Advertisement Commentcenter_img Unai Emery and Alves won the domestic treble with PSG last season (Getty Images)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 City‘And you approach things with a big smile and energy.‘Energy levels are high and he reminds me of Pep [Guardiola], he really does in this sense.‘He makes things really smooth, he stubborn but he does things his own way.‘He’s a great man manager and dressing room manager and team manager. Dani Alves says Thomas Tuchel has lifted the atmosphere at PSG (Getty Images)Dani Alves has aimed a dig at Unai Emery by claiming that Thomas Tuchel has brought ‘pleasure’ back to Paris Saint-Germain.Alves played under Emery at PSG for one season before the Spaniard left to join Arsenal last summer.Emery guided PSG to the domestic treble last year but reports claimed that Neymar and the team’s Brazilian contingent were unhappy with the Spaniard’s leadership.And when asked about the impact Tuchel has made at PSG, Alves says the 45-year-old has drastically improved the atmosphere among the squad.ADVERTISEMENT‘He’s incredible, here I’ve coincided with a German with a Brazilian soul,’ Alves told BT Sport.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘The atmosphere he’s created here, he’s brought the pleasure back into coming to work. Advertisementlast_img