‘I used to be actually struggling’: Arsenal star Kieran Tierney opens up on his agony of shedding associates to suicide and divulges he struggled with ‘homesickness’ after transferring to London from Glasgow in Amazon’s All or Nothing sequence
- Arsenal star Kieran Tierney joined the membership again in 2019 after transferring from Celtic
- In All or Nothing he reveals he initially struggled with homesickness at Arsenal
- The Scot has additionally opened up on shedding associates to suicide throughout the Prime present
Arsenal defender Kieran Tierney has opened up about his struggles along with his psychological well being when he first moved to London from Celtic.
The Scotland worldwide has been one of many Premier League‘s greatest left-backs since becoming a member of the Gunners from the Scottish giants in 2019.
In Amazon’s new All or Nothing Arsenal documentary, he revealed that he struggled mentally when he first made the transfer to London and likewise opened up on the agony of shedding associates to suicide.
Kieran Tierney has opened up on his psychological well being battle in Amazon’s new All or Nothing sequence
Through the documentary sequence on Arsenal, Tierney opened up on shedding his associates to suicide (Pictured arriving on the premiere for the present in Islington)
Through the present he stated: ‘It was laborious to begin with, I used to be actually struggling. Actually low level. Homesickness was horrible to begin with.
‘Outdoors coaching you had a variety of time to suppose. I am not saying I used to be ever in a foul, unhealthy place the place I used to be suicidal.
‘However my associates have been. Two or three of them have dedicated suicide, misplaced their life.
‘You are with these folks and you do not know a factor. They’ve not spoke.
Tierney struggled with homesickness when he made the transfer to London after leaving Celtic
Tierney left his household and associates to affix the Gunners again in 2019 for a payment value £25million
‘So I believe I really feel a sure accountability to try to assist as a lot as I can as a result of I sort of know the way it feels to be in a sure place.’
The 25-year-old made his Celtic debut in 2015, earlier than incomes his first Scotland cap only one 12 months later.
His performances for the Hoops earned him a £25million transfer to Arsenal in 2019, transferring away from his household and associates to play within the Premier League.
He has gone on to make 87 appearances for the Gunners over three seasons, additionally scoring 4 objectives.
Amazon’s All or Nothing: Arsenal sequence is offered to look at on Amazon Prime from August 4
Tierney additionally revealed throughout the All or Nothing sequence that he lives with Gunners chef and buddy Johnny McCallum.
He stated: ‘He can get fairly offended typically if we get beat, however that is simply ardour for you. That is what he cares about so I keep out his approach.
‘Johnny is aware of if I am offended, he leaves the meals and simply bolts.’
All or Nothing: Arsenal is offered on Amazon Prime from August 4.
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