Henrikh Mkhitaryan opens up about unhappiness at Arsenal before Roma move

Soccer Football - Euro 2020 Qualifier - Group J - Armenia v Bosnia and Herzegovina - Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium, Yerevan, Armenia - September 8, 2019 Armenia's Henrikh Mkhitaryan celebrates scoring their first goal REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
Mkhitaryan joined on mortgage (Picture: Reuters)

was so determined to depart Arsenal this summer season he didn’t even focus on a possible wage with Roma before agreeing to affix the Italian aspect on mortgage.

The midfielder joined Roma on switch deadline day and though he has not dominated out a return to the Emirates, Mkhitaryan admitted he was too sad to remain at Arsenal.

Unai Emery sanctioned Mkhitaryan’s exit and the Armenian defined what compelled him to depart Arsenal.

‘I have to enjoy playing , no matter the place,’ Mkhitaryan mentioned. ‘In England, I now not felt blissful.

‘I bought a name from my agent and I wished to come back, as a result of it was an important alternative for me.

‘I didn’t actually have a dialogue with my agent about cash.

‘Maybe I used to be not becoming so properly in English soccer, so I feel a change was good.



Soccer Football - Euro 2020 Qualifier - Armenia Press Conference - Vazgen Sargsyan Republican Stadium, Yerevan, Armenia - September 4, 2019 Armenia's Henrikh Mkhitaryan during the press conference REUTERS/Anton Vaganov
Mkhitaryan admitted he was sad at Arsenal (Picture: Reuters)

‘The last month at Arsenal I was not happy, so that’s why I mentioned it was higher to come back to Roma and to get blissful and to get the pleasure from enjoying soccer once more.

‘Now I’m in Rome and I deal with them. This is just not a step backwards as nice soccer is performed right here.

‘I wanted to change scenery and for me it is an opportunity to be seized.’

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