The unusual motive Aaron Ramsdale took his Grandad’s ashes to his Arsenal contract signing

The strange reason Aaron Ramsdale took his Grandad’s ashes to his Arsenal contract signing

Aaron Ramsdale joins Arsenal

Late on Friday evening, Arsenal confirmed their second signing of the day, and fifth of the summer time, within the type of goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale.

The shot-stopper joins the membership from Sheffield United in a deal price an preliminary 24 million kilos, with the scope for an extra 6 million kilos in performance-based add-ons ought to he show successful at The Emirates.

He joins Martin Odegaard, Nuno Tavares, Sambi Lokonga and Ben White as new arrivals on the membership this summer time, with hope that additional offers (in each instructions) may be struck within the ultimate 10 days of the switch window.

Why Ramsdale took his Grandad’s ashes to his contract signing

Considerably bizarrely, the 23-year-old took his Grandfather’s ashes to the signing. Nonetheless, Ramsdale revealed the heartwarming story behind the gesture.

Talking to Arsenal’s official youtube channel, the most recent Gunner stated:

“The day my mum came upon she was pregnant with me was the day that he died. After they unfold the ashes my dad stored a few of them and he’s gone on a bit tour of the 92 (the stadiums within the Soccer League) mainly.

My dad brings him to the video games and stuff, and we’ll have an image on the stadium. I did say within the automobile this morning that he wasn’t popping out however it’s a pleasant contact”. 

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1 Manchester United 1 4 3
2 Chelsea FC 1 3 3
3 Liverpool FC 1 3 3
4 West Ham United 1 2 3
5 Everton FC 1 2 3
6 Brentford FC 1 2 3
7 Watford FC 1 1 3
8 Brighton & Hove Albion 1 1 3
9 Leicester Metropolis 1 1 3
10 Tottenham Hotspur 1 1 3
11 Aston Villa 1 -1 0
12 Burnley FC 1 -1 0
13 Manchester Metropolis 1 -1 0
14 Wolverhampton Wanderers 1 -1 0
15 Newcastle United 1 -2 0
16 Southampton FC 1 -2 0
17 Arsenal FC 1 -2 0
18 Crystal Palace 1 -3 0
19 Norwich Metropolis 1 -3 0
20 Leeds United 1 -4 0
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Fernandes, Bruno Manchester United 3
Salah, Mohamed Liverpool FC 1
Antonio, Michail West Ham United 1
Benrahma, Mentioned West Ham United 1
Richarlison Everton FC 1
Dennis, Emmanuel Watford FC 1
Cresswell, Aaron West Ham United 1
Alonso, Marcos Chelsea FC 1
Doucoure, Abdoulaye Everton FC 1
Ayling, Luke Leeds United 1
Son, Heung Min Tottenham Hotspur 1
Wilson, Callum Newcastle United 1
Ings, Danny Aston Villa 1
Norgaard, Christian Brentford FC 1
Firmino, Roberto Liverpool FC 1
Tarkowski, James Burnley FC 1
Vardy, Jamie Leicester Metropolis 1
Fred Manchester United 1
McGinn, John Aston Villa 1
Maupay, Neal Brighton & Hove Albion 1

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