Former Arsenal goalkeeper Mat Ryan has advised that Martin Odegaard might be ‘open’ to a return to Real Sociedad sooner or later sooner or later. The Norwegian solely joined Arsenal on a everlasting foundation earlier this summer season, after having fun with a mortgage spell on the Emirates Stadium. His change to north London delivered to an finish a six-year affiliation with Real Madrid, having joined the Spanish giants as a young person again in 2015. Odegaard didn’t take pleasure in many alternatives with Los Blancos although, making simply 11 outings in all for the senior facet, while having mortgage spells with SC Heerenveen, Vitesse Arnheim and Real Sociedad earlier than becoming a member of the Gunners.
Whilst on the Emirates, Odegaard was teammates with fellow loanee Ryan – who joined from Brighton & Hove Albion. Whilst Odegaard sealed a change to Arsenal, the latter has since gone on to signal for the Norwegian’s former membership Real Sociedad. The Australian praised the 22-year-old playmaker as a driving drive behind his transfer to Spain and even advised that he has aspirations to return to the Reale Arena sooner or later sooner or later. Talking to Mundo Deportivo, Ryan stated: “Before I knew Real have been enthusiastic about me, he [Odegaard] advised me that Real, due to his expertise right here, was an amazing group, a ten out of 10 in every thing: the group, the life right here, the general public…every thing. Introduction of protected standing, the results of Newcastle’s takeover, the World Cup in Qatar – have your say on soccer’s greatest points within the survey under. “And now I agree with him. He’s comfy at Arsenal, however he’s open to coming again someday, for certain.” Odegaard has loved a promising begin to his second spell as an Arsenal participant. He has made six appearances in all competitions since his transfer was confirmed and scored the successful purpose towards Burnley final month.