first_imgIsmalia Sarr’s late goal gave Rennes a 3-1 lead in their Europa League tie against Arsenal (Picture: Getty) Comment Rennes celebrated the biggest win in their European history (Picture: Getty)Despite the precarious scenario in which they find themselves, Emery remained confident his side can launch another salvage operation after they successfully overturned a first leg deficit in the previous round against BATE Borisov.‘The red card changed the game more than we wanted. The first 40 minutes we controlled, we scored, we didn’t concede good chances,’ he said. ‘F***ing rubbish’ Arsenal get rude send-off from fans in Rennes airportTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 0:45Fullscreen’F***ing rubbish’ Arsenal get rude send-off from fans in Rennes airporthttps://metro.co.uk/video/f-ing-rubbish-arsenal-rude-send-fans-rennes-airport-1878400/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.Arsenal’s first team squad was subjected to a barrage of abuse from their own fans as they arrived at Rennes airport following last night’s shock Europa League defeat.Unai Emery’s side looked on course for a straightforward win after Alex Iwobi opened the scoring in the fourth minute, but the sending off of defensive linchpin Sokratis Papastathopoulos shortly before half time triggered an all too familiar capitulation.Benjamin Bourigeaud equalised almost immediately, before Nacho Monreal’s calamitous own goal handed the mid-table Ligue 1 side the advantage with 25 minutes remaining.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 CityAnd Arsenal’s misery was compounded with two minutes remaining when Matteo Guendouzi failed to provide any defensive cover, allowing Ismaila Sarr to head home at the far post with two minutes remaining to spark jubilant scenes inside a raucous Roazhon Park.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTArsenal flew immediately back to London after the match ahead of Sunday’s crunch Premier League clash against fellow top four hopefuls Manchester United, but were met by a group of disgruntled supporters who hurled expletives at the likes of Shkodran Mustafi and Monreal and were invited to ‘come and face us’. Advertisement Sokratis Papastathopoulos was sent off against Rennes and will be suspended for the second leg (Picture: Getty)‘But after this red card it’s more than we wanted. I think we can do better.‘The result for the first 90 minutes is hard for us but we are going to start the next match next week with 11 vs 11 and with the same respect we have had the first half. We are going to do that at home.‘I have confidence with our players, our supporters helping us.’More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errors Metro Sport ReporterFriday 8 Mar 2019 11:24 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.2kShares Unai Emery’s Arsenal flops abused at airport by their own fans after Rennes defeat Advertisementlast_img