Roma legend Francesco Totti is confident that Henrikh Mkhitaryans loan switch to the club will be a success, despite his struggles for form at Arsenal.
The 30-year-old scored six Premier League goals in 25 appearances last season and made three appearances for the Gunners this campaign, before leaving for the Italian capital on loan.
However, the Armenian has struggled to produce his best form regularly and has been in and out of the starting line-up at the Emirates.
With the arrival of Nicolas Pepe and the emergence of the likes of Joe Willock and Reiss Nelson, Mkhitaryan was deemed surplus to requirements and was shipped off to Serie A.
He is still yet to make his debut for Roma, but when it comes, Totti is certain he will impress.
Mkhitaryan can bring quality and quantity, so its a good move, Totti told Sky Sports Italia, via Football.London.
He hasnt always played regularly over the last two years at Arsenal, but I hope he can feel at home at Roma.
The fans will certainly appreciate him here, as he has great technique and is eager to prove himself.
The former Manchester United man showed some form as he scored twice in an impressive 4-2 win over Bosnia-Herzegovina for Armenia on Sunday and could make his Roma debut this Sunday against Sassuolo.
Totti may be optimistic about Mkhitaryans impact in Rome, but he does not think his former side will be challenging for the Serie A title this season, nor will they make the top three.
I still maintain Juventus are the team to beat this season, Totti told Radio Radio. As they are strong both as a team and a club, but this year Inter and Napoli reinforced and I see a different type of Read More – Source