Arsenal midfielder Mkhitaryan hints at Roma stay hopes

FOR ARSENAL: Henrikh Mkhitaryan.

Henrikh Mkhitaryan has reaffirmed his hopes of signing permanently with Roma.

The Arsenal midfielder has been took a pause in the Premier League to join Roma on a season long loan and admits he enjoys life settled in Italy.

“Serie A has its particularities, many underestimate it, but it is fascinating as a championship”, he said.

“Now is not like twenty years ago, but I am happy that the championship is continuing to grow and my loan from last year also speaks for itself. I am happy to play in Italy.

“I had heard that the fans here were ‘crazy’, in a good way. But I didn’t think they really were. I am very happy to play with Roma and its fans.”

He also added: “I have already won a lot, but that’s the past. I want to get more next year because when you stop everyone will wonder what you did for the team. So it is important for me to leave a positive message by winning something. In Rome there are great talents and I hope they will be able to achieve their goals.”

GUNNERS: Arsenals Alexandre Lacazette, Aaron Ramsey, Hector Bellerin, Henrikh Mkhitaryan og Shkodran Mustafi.AP

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