Arsenal boss, Unai Emery, says Henrikh Mkhitaryan decision to miss out in action against Chelsea for the Europa League final in Baku, is bad news.
However, Emery insists he respects Mkhitaryan’s decision.
Mkhitaryan will not travel with the rest of his Arsenal teammates,because of the dispute between his country and Azerbaijan
”It is bad news but we cannot do anything for these issues.
”It is a very, very personal decision and we need to respect him.
”We have to understand the political problems.
”I spoke to him. I came from the Basque country and we had also a big political problem in our country, finishing five, six years ago and I can understand this decision is very, very personal.
”I cannot push him to come with us,