What will the near future of Mattéo Guendouzi be made of? Hard to say. Still, the international midfielder Espoirs leaves Hertha Berlin, at the end of his one-year loan (24 matches, 2 goals, 3 assists), and returns to the Gunners, where he is still under contract until ‘in June 2022. Will the former PSG and Lorient player join Olympique de Marseille this summer? It’s still early days to tell. In the meantime, the 22-year-old has left a touching message at the Berlin club.
“Towards new beginnings … A difficult day arrives, this one, the day to say goodbye to an entire institution for which I had the immense privilege and honor of playing football and defending its coat of arms. in an extraordinary championship made of professionalism and humility. I joined not only a club but a family, I met amazing people who have become lifelong friends. Many thanks to Michael Preetz, Bruno Labbadia, Arne Friedrich and Pál Dárdai for making this possible. I’m leaving happy because I gave the best of myself and we managed to stay in the Bundesliga. My thoughts are also with all the employees who work in the shadows but work with dedication for the common good of the club, without forgetting all the fans who are passionate about the club, who have shown me their unwavering support. This experience has been a source of inspiration and I hope I have lived up to the trust the club has given me. The club helped me in difficult situations and encouraged me when I was at the top. I just wanted to work with respect, dedication and defend the values of the club. I wish the Hertha Berlin the best. I leave with a lot of emotions. With respect and affection, thank you and HaHoHe, ” wrote Mattéo Guendouzi.
To new beginnings … A difficult day arrives, this one, the day to say goodbye to an entire institution for which I had the immense privilege and honor to play football and defend its blazon in an extraordinary championship made of professionalism and humility. pic.twitter.com/Abqo1cRzAB
– Matteo Guendouzi (@MatteoGuendouzi) June 10, 2021