Aaron Ramsdale, the 25-year-old goalkeeper, is maintaining his focus on football for both his club and country, despite the heightened media attention on his competition with David Raya.
Ramsdale, who signed a new contract with Arsenal last season, has recently found himself on the bench in the Premier League, creating a prominent storyline around the battle for the Gunners’ No. 1 goalkeeper position.
Regarding this situation, he expressed, “I think because it’s one of the first times it’s happened with the situation, it has been difficult. There’s a lot of attention, and there’s a lot of talk at the moment.”
Ramsdale emphasized the need for both him and David Raya to maintain their focus and deliver on the field.
He acknowledged that it’s a unique and significant headline, but they are committed to handling the situation professionally.
He also pointed out that he has encountered media attention before, sometimes of a negative nature, and has learned to block out such distractions.
The goalkeeper’s ability to stay focused on his football despite the spotlight showcases his determination and professionalism in dealing with the challenges of competition.