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Former Arsenal Goalkeeper, Emi Martinez Has Angered Arsenal Fans Because Of What He Said Recently

The 2020 summer transfer window saw the exit of Arsenal's academy graduate Emi Martinez but few months after his exit, the Argentine has made a statement that seem to have angered a fan.

After helping Arsenal in the FA cup and the community shield, Arteta priotized Bernd Leno as the number one at Arsenal hence his forcing a transfer. Arsenal sold him for for a fee in excess of £15 million, the goalkeeper said his move is a step up in his career.

So far he has proven the statement right as he is considerd as one of the best Goalkeepers this term after keeping a good number of clean sheets. Months after he left Arsenal, today he was interviewed and this is what he said as quoted by skysports/daily mail;

"I love everything about Arsenal,” Martinez told Sky Sports. “I still love them and I’m still watching the games, but I just felt like they didn’t trust me like they should have"

"That’s the reality because they kept buying goalkeepers to go in front of me and I was the goalkeeper from the academy"

“When I was on a high, I still felt like they didn’t deserve me because of the way they were treating me. They couldn’t guarantee me the games I needed, so I thought that if they couldn’t guarantee me the games I needed, then I’m moving on"

“They didn’t say to me that I wasn’t going to play, they just didn’t guarantee me the games that I wanted to play. So after 10 years, I decided to leave, and it was very difficult. My family didn’t understand why I was leaving when I was at such a good level at Arsenal, but it was my decision to leave and I’m really proud I did it."

“It was a gamble, but I always believe that if you stay in the comfort zone, you will never reach anything in life. I decided to take the step-up.”

Though it is a heart felt speech but I don't think this is the right choice of words from Martinez . His speech seem to have angered a fan and this is what the fan said.

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