Matteo Guendouzi says he recently left Arsenal on loan after starting to feel “hurt” by his exile from Mikel Arteta’s side.
Guendouzi left in October for Hertha Berlin, whose The sports director has expressed his joy at the French exhibitions..
In fact, the 21-year-old has played three Bundesliga games so far, earning one assist.
However, the midfielder’s recent resurgence came after his recent snub in North London. Gunners boss Arteta hadn’t played it since his controversial actions against Brighton in June.
Speaking to Telefoot, Guendouzi says he is happy that a definitive change of course is already bearing fruit.
“I needed to have fun on the pitch, regain confidence and that is what Hertha offers me. It really is a choice that I made, ”said the midfielder.
“In the space of two seasons I have played more than 80 games with Arsenal.
“When you play less, you start to think and it hurts.”
Guendouzi also says he has the ambition to represent his country at a higher level. The French He has won international matches at the U18, U19, U20 and U21 levels.
“It was a dream since I was little. Being a part of that was wonderful, ”he said.
“I still have in my mind to win many more selections and to be important in the future.”
Back at Arsenal, the Gunners are off to an uneven start to their Premier League campaign.
After a promising first period, they have now lost three Premier League ties on the rebound before Sunday’s clash with Leeds.
Arsenal and Chelsea want former Tottenham star
Meanwhile, TEAMtalk understands that Arsenal and Chelsea want to sign AFC Wimbledon star Quaine Bartley.
The youngster is expected to make his first-team debut this season despite the fact that he is only 16 years old.
Bartley, released by Tottenham early in his career, was picked up by The Dons. It is understandable that the club believes that it has a ‘jewel’ in its hands.