"Obviously there is a little bit of banter flying around about the headlines, but that is just normal in football," he said.
"His feet are on the ground, his head is in at the right place at the moment, and he put in a great performance against Arsenal (2-2 draw on Tuesday).
"He is settled, that is the main thing. You can see the fans love him as well, which is a good thing. This is the best place to be, at the moment."
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