Arsenal outcast Matteo Guendouzi has admitted that recommendation from Mesut Ozil satisfied him to depart the Emirates on a brief foundation in the summertime switch window.
Bernd Leno additionally chipped in with some sensible phrases, insisting the younger midfielder would relish the chance to play within the Bundesliga with Hertha Berlin.
Guendouzi instructed Kicker: “I had an excellent relationship with Mesut Ozil and Bernd Leno. Each of them instructed me plenty of good issues concerning the Bundesliga.
“I performed over 80 video games there [at Arsenal] and had a very good, intense time there.
“I discovered loads there when it comes to sport and grew up there. It was two good years for me.”
Guendouzi’s newest feedback suggests he won’t return to north London on the finish of his mortgage spell.
The France Below-21 worldwide has made 82 appearances since becoming a member of the Gunners from Lorient two years in the past, however he discovered himself surplus to necessities beneath Mikel Arteta this season.
Guendouzi has not has not been chosen in a matchday squad since a post-game incident in June’s defeat at Brighton led to further-reaching questions on his mentality.