Arsenal winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan refuses to rule out returning to the club and defending a location under Mikel Arteta when his loan spell at Roma ends this summer.
Arsenal winger Henrikh Mkhitaryan has actually declined to rule out the possibility of returning to the club when his loan offer at Roma ends this summer.
The 31- year-old has actually invested the 2019-20 campaign on loan with the Serie A outfit, where he has actually scored 6 goals and supplied 3 assists in 13 league appearances.
Roma are keen to make Mkhitaryan’s offer irreversible however are not ready to fulfill Arsenal’s asking rate for the attacker after being priced estimate around ₤22 m for a player in his 30 s.
The Armenia international has actually confessed that he chooses the style of play under Roma boss Paulo Fonseca to the one executed by Unai Emery at Arsenal, however Mikel Arteta is now in charge at the Emirates Arena and Mkhitaryan recommended that a return to defend his location under the new boss is still possible.
“When I was at Arsenal, I had different things asked from me by the coach, people were expecting different things from here. The philosophy of Emery was different from Fonseca, but here I’m feeling much better because we’re playing better football and I think it matched me,” he informed The Times.
” I choose Fonseca’s football due to the fact that we’re playing very offensively, we’re attempting to have the ball all the time here and naturally I like this type of game.
“I can’t say anything at the moment because the season is stopped, we don’t know when we’ll start playing again and what will happen in the summer. Football changes so quickly. One day you’re here, the other you’re there. You never know what can happen and what will happen with you.”
Mkhitaryan made 59 appearances for Arsenal in overall, scoring 9 goals and developing 13.