James Rodriguez bigs up ‘good’ Premier League transfer amid Man Utd and Arsenal talk

first_imgJames Rodriguez bigs up ‘good’ Premier League transfer amid Man Utd and Arsenal talk Solskjaer post-Europa League exit to Sevilla: ‘We’re not devastated’To view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 6:58FullscreenSolskjaer post-Europa League exit to Sevilla: ‘We’re not devastated’https://metro.co.uk/video/solskjaer-post-europa-league-exit-sevilla-not-devastated-2231152/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘Going to England would be a good thing, it’s a top league.’ He added: ‘I too would like to know where I am going. It may take days or weeks until I know where I am going. ‘I really don’t know. I want to go where I can play, where I am happy and where I feel loved by the whole world.’Rodriguez expressed his frustration at not being allowed to leave last summer as he finally prepares to move on to pastures new.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘He [Zidane] has his own tastes for some players and he is respectable,’ Rodriguez said. ‘I don’t get involved there. When you see that you don’t have the same opportunities as your teammates, it’s difficult. I wanted to leave and the club wouldn’t let me leave. ‘I wanted to go where I could have played, I knew I would not have opportunities, because Zidane already had his base. ‘My wish was that the fans would have the memory of my previous stage at Madrid, not this … I did 36 goals and 42 assists.’Should Manchester United sign James Rodriguez?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Ole Gunnar Solskjaer explains decision to recall David de Gea for Sevilla v Manchester UnitedMORE: Bruno Fernandes bemoans missed chances after Man Utd dumped out of Europa LeagueFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Rodriguez is looking for a new club (Picture: Icon Sport via Getty)James Rodriguez admitted he is keen on a summer transfer to the Premier League as his time at Real Madrid draws to a close. Rodriguez, 29, has been frozen out by Zinedine Zidane this season, starting just five times in La Liga and scoring once. He moved to the Santiago Bernabeu six years ago but spent two seasons on loan at Bayern Munich before returning to Madrid last season. However, he will now look to end his association with the club, who are willing to sell him for a bargain £23million. ADVERTISEMENTArsenal are said to be showing ‘the most’ interest in the Colombia international, while his representatives held talks with Manchester United chiefs.AdvertisementAdvertisementAnd now he has publicly revealed that he would be keen on a move to these shores. ‘I’ve already been in several good leagues and the only thing missing is Serie A and the Premier League, you have to see where I want to go or where they want me to go,’ Rodriguez said on Daniel Habif’s podcast. Metro Sport ReporterMonday 17 Aug 2020 10:30 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link990Shares Comment Advertisement Advertisementlast_img

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