Wales midfielder Aaron Ramsey confident fitness concerns are behind him

Aaron Ramsey is assured his health considerations are over and he can address the calls for of match soccer for Wales at Euro 2020.

Ramsey has been tormented by harm points over the previous few seasons and missed many video games for membership and nation.

But the 30-year-old Juventus midfielder expects his physique to face as much as Wales’ group schedule of three video games in 9 days, beginning with their match opener towards Switzerland in Baku on Saturday.

Wales v Albania – International Friendly – Cardiff City Stadium

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“I really feel like I’m in a very good place,” mentioned Ramsey, who acquired minutes underneath his belt throughout Wales’ Euro 2020 warm-up friendlies towards Albania and France final week.

“I’ve undoubtedly labored onerous over the previous few months to get my physique again into a very good place.

“I really feel the previous few years have been irritating, to try to get any consistency going.

“Different setting, completely different strategies, issues like that. It’s not one thing I’ve been used to.

“I used to be at one membership for a really very long time and I feel adapting to that took rather a lot longer, I’ve needed to change a couple of issues.”

Ramsey’s 11-year keep at Arsenal ended two summers in the past when he moved to Italy.

He has began solely 24 league video games for Juventus throughout his time in Serie A and his attendance report for Wales additionally makes fairly dismal studying.

Ramsey has featured in solely 19 of the 44 video games Wales have performed since reaching the semi-finals of Euro 2016, main some supporters to query his dedication to the nationwide trigger.

I’ve undoubtedly labored onerous over the previous few months to get my physique again into a very good place

Aaron Ramsey

“I’m a proud Welshman who needs to play for Wales and assist my staff as a lot as I can,” mentioned Ramsey, whose performances in France 5 years in the past noticed him named within the official Euro 2016 staff of the match.

“To have missed a couple of video games over the previous few years has been very irritating and troublesome.

“Hopefully now that’s behind me and I can look ahead to all these video games within the European Championships.

“It’s a special set-up with a special setting (to Euro 2016), however we’re all excited to be going into it and ready for that first whistle.”

Wales will keep in Baku for his or her second sport towards Turkey earlier than heading for Rome to play group favourites Italy.

“It’s a really troublesome group,” mentioned Ramsey, one in every of eight survivors from the Wales squad that reached the final 4 in France.

“But our goal is to get out of the group, so we’re going to must be absolutely focussed and hit the bottom working.

“It’s going to be important for me and the gamers which have skilled all of it earlier than to assist the opposite boys by this.

“But they’re a very good bunch with loads of high quality between them, so I’m certain they’ll be simply fantastic.

“We’ve had a 12 months delay and there’s a lot gone on in that interval, that now we’re simply grateful to go on the market and truly play – with followers as nicely, which goes to make it additional particular.”

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