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Arsenal worry for ‘devastated’ Granit Xhaka and offer councelling for captain

REVEALED: Arsenal offer counselling for ‘devastated’ captain Granit Xhaka who will NOT apologise for telling fans to ‘f*** off’ after being jeered as he was substituted

  • Granit Xhaka was booed by his own supporters and reacted angrily on Sunday 
  • He took his shirt off, shouted ‘f*** off’ to fans and then stormed down the tunnel
  • Unai Emery wants him to apologise but midfielder has not said sorry yet 
  • Gunners are worried about captain’s wellbeing and will offer counselling to him

Granit Xhaka will be offered counselling by Arsenal amid growing concerns about the midfielder’s mental well-being following ordeal that leaves him at risk of losing the captaincy.

Xhaka was on Tuesday night still refusing calls from manager Unai Emery to apologise for Sunday’s outburst against supporters – but the Gunners skipper’s psychological welfare was emerging as club’s the priority on Tuesday after it was revealed the 27-year-old has been left ‘devastated’ by the controversy.

Gunners boss Emery has confirmed he held talks with Xhaka at Arsenal’s London Colney HQ on Tuesday morning…