Aaron Ramsey finally explains controversial Arsenal exit

first_imgAdvertisement Comment Emery reflects on 4-0 win over Standard LiegeTo 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 6:03FullscreenEmery reflects on 4-0 win over Standard Liegehttps://metro.co.uk/video/emery-reflects-4-0-win-standard-liege-2019524/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 are going through a transitional period at the moment. They have many great players and a lot of talent coming through.‘They are definitely going in the right direction – but my situation now is at Juventus. I have an unbelievable opportunity at a massive club.‘I just want to be part of this now. Hopefully I can help my team-mates and my club achieve some great things on the big stage.After his start to the season was delayed by a hamstring injury which ultimately ended his Arsenal career, Ramsey has quickly established himself as an increasingly influential figure in Maurizio Sarri’s new-look team.The former Napoli coach endured an acrimonious end to his tumultuous year in charge of Chelsea, but Ramsey is enjoying learning from his new manager.‘It has been great so far. There have been new ideas and new information which we are working hard to try to put into practice. Aaron Ramsey finally explains controversial Arsenal exit Metro Sport ReporterFriday 4 Oct 2019 12:42 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3kSharescenter_img Aaron Ramsey joined Juventus on a free transfer from Arsenal in the summer (Picture: Getty)Aaron Ramsey has admitted he was forced to ‘look at other options’ after the chance to extend his Arsenal career was taken away from him.The Wales international spent 11 years in north London, cementing his reputation as a club legend with winning goals in both the 2014 and 2017 FA Cup finals.Ramsey joined Juventus on a free transfer this summer having, at one point last season, been on the verge of signing a new long-term contract at Arsenal.Asked if he was given a reason as to why the offer of a new deal was reneged upon, he told the BBC: ‘Yes. It was in the end.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘There was a lot of confusion and a lot of things were up in the air. The decision was made and that was the situation, so I had to look at other options. Aaron Ramsey is enjoying working under former Chelsea manager Maurizio Sarri (Picture: Getty)‘At times it hasn’t worked as well as we would have liked, but in other parts it really has. We are slowly getting better in terms of what he wants to implement and understanding our roles and responsibilities more.‘This club has been so good and so dominant for so long. We know other teams have improved and are trying to knock us off top spot. But this place is all about winning and that is what we are striving for.’Who will score more goals this season?Joe Willock0%Aaron Ramsey0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Martin Keown names the Arsenal back four he wants Unai Emery to pickMORE: Arsenal legend David Seaman questions Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang substitution Advertisementlast_img read more

Lille coach admits to rising tensions over Man Utd target

first_img Loading… Lille boss, Christophe Galtier, has revealed that there is “tension” appearing between midfielder Boubakary Soumare and the Ligue 1 club. “Under these conditions, I therefore decided to work on two other options this week [Cheikh Niasse and Onana). “I found it interesting what Onana could do.” The result left Lille in fourth, two points ahead of fifth-placed Monaco in the French top flight. In other news, United boss Ole Gunnar Solskjaer has backed loan signing Odion Ighalo to impress in his short stint at the club. Ighalo was signed on deadline day from Shanghai Greenland Shenhua to cover for Marcus Rashford’s back injury and Solskjaer has said that he hopes the Nigerian can stake a claim for a permanent deal in the summer. Read Also:Lille set price for Liverpool, Real Madrid target Osimhen The manager said: “If it’s permanent, or if it’s a loan, if you impress as a player, if you impress as a person, if you can help this group improve, of course there’s a chance we’ll look at extending things and signing.” FacebookTwitterWhatsAppEmail分享 Promoted ContentCouples Who Celebrated Their Union In A Unique, Unforgettable Way7 Black Hole Facts That Will Change Your View Of The Universe6 Most Unforgettable Bridges In The WorldBest & Worst Celebrity Endorsed Games Ever Made7 Of The Wealthiest Universities In The World11 Most Immersive Game To Play On Your Table TopWhat Is A Black Hole And Is It Dangerous For Us All?7 Universities In The World With The Highest Market ValueWhich Country Is The Most Romantic In The World?The Very Last Bitcoin Will Be Mined Around 2140. Read More5 Of The World’s Most Unique Theme ParksYou’ve Only Seen Such Colorful Hairdos In A Handful Of Anime Soumare, 20, has impressed this season with 29 appearances so far and his form led to interest from across Europe in January, namely the Premier League. Manchester United and Chelsea were heavily linked with a move for the France international, before Newcastle boss Steve Bruce revealed that the Magpies had an almost club-record bid rejected for his services. Soumare was a surprise omission from Lille’s clash with Marseille on Sunday, however, with Galtier opting to give Jean Emile Onana, 20, his Ligue 1 debut. Lille lost 2-1 and as such, Galtier was asked about his reasoning behind keeping Soumare out of the team. The manager told a press conference [via L’Equipe]: “There is a situation at the club that I do not comment on. “In seasons, there can be tension between a player and his club. We’ll settle this internally and find a solution.last_img read more