Martinez has made an emotional video and has posted it on his Instagram web page, asserting that he’s leaving Arsenal.
The 28-year-old goalkeeper has been on the books of the Gunners since 2010, however evidently his time on the Emirates Stadium is coming to an finish.
Martinez has been strongly linked with a transfer to Villa, with The Sun reporting on Saturday that the Argentine was to endure a medical on the Villans that day and seal a £20 million transfer to the Premier League membership.
It appears that evidently it’s only a matter of time earlier than Martinez completes his transfer to Villa, and the Argentine has posted an emotional farewell message to Arsenal, to which Gunners legend Ian Wright has responded.
Martinez stated within the video under, as partly transcribed by The London Evening Standard: “For me, I couldn’t be happier to go away by the entrance door with the Arsenal fanbase supporting me and the membership supporting me. I had 11 years on the membership, and even when it was a tough street for me, and I suffered by my time at Arsenal, at present I’m blissful and I attempted to indicate younger goalies how work pays off.
“Once you work arduous, you aren’t going to be blissful the entire time, you’re going to have frustration, unhealthy instances in life. All of them understood at Arsenal they usually assist me for my determination. The Arsenal fanbase had been all the time there for me, I felt their love.
“Even when Bernd obtained injured this season, I obtained a great deal of messages like ‘we belief in you,’ ‘you’re our goalie’. That made me assured, made me win video games and made me the keeper I’m at present. They understood my story they usually love the way in which I labored within the membership. I’m so glad to be a part of the Arsenal household for 11 years.”
Wright responded: “We love you Emi ❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ All the time one in all us.”
Is Emiliano Martinez making the fitting determination?
Bernd Leno is the first-choice goalkeeper at Arsenal for the time being, and regardless of taking part in properly within the German’s absence within the closing weeks of final season, Martinez couldn’t make himself the primary participant between the posts for the North London membership.
Tom Heaton is the first-choice goalkeeper at Villa, however he’s injured for the time being, which signifies that Martinez will go straight into the Dean Smith’s beginning lineup now.