Unai Emery claims Aaron Ramseys confused state of mind played a part in his decision to leave the Arsenal star out of his side on a regular basis earlier this season.
The Wales international began the campaign as a mainstay of Emerys new-look team but, amid uncertainty surrounding his future, Ramsey failed to start a single Premier League game between October 7 and December 5.
Emery reportedly advised Arsenal to withdraw a contract offer made to the scorer of two FA Cup final winning goals and the 28-year-old subsequently agreed a deal to sign for Juventus, who he is set to join in the summer.
Despite his future lying elsewhere, Ramsey had re-established himself as a key component of an Arsenal team that has reached the semi-finals of the Europa League and is closing in on a top four finish in the Premier League, before he sustained a hamstring injury against Napoli on Thursday which will rule him out of action for up to three weeks.
His progress this season is amazing, Emery said.
At the beginning (of the season), he was a little confused maybe, because he iRead More – Source