Arsenal target Mykhaylo Mudryk has given Arteta and Arsenal a glimpse of hope as he confessed to be following the club matches for a long time.
The current Premier League leader are linked with the signing of Shakhtar Donetsk winger in the coming January transfer window.
The Ukrainian was asked if has been following Arsenal closely in recent days amid the transfer speculation surrounding his future, and the winger told Vlada Sedan”s via YouTube: “Yeah. I check on them on MyScore and know when they’re playing I can check on them.
‘I also watch them too. They are a very dynamic side, in general not just in controlling possession but also in scoring goals.’
He was also asked if the role on a prospective new club would impact his decision, but Mudryk said; “From a purely hypothetical perspective if there was the option of being a bench player for Real Madrid or a starter for Arsenal, I’d probably choose Arsenal.
‘But it’s a tough question and involves a lot of factors in my answer.
‘I would first want to know from the head coach that even if I wasn’t a guaranteed starter, that I’d receive a chance.
‘Essentially I need to hear directly from the manager what he envisages my role in his side to be.’
Mykhaylo Mudryk was also asked to talk on how he will decide his next club and he continue: The team’s style of play will play a role. It’s very important to me.’