Date: 2nd November 2016 at 7:05pm
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Aaron Ramsey came off the bench in the weekend win at Sunderland with him making his first start since the opening match of the season in the Champions League win over Ludogorets on Tuesday.

Injury frustration has once again hit Ramsey this season with him delighted to make his return from his hamstring injury in the three-two win in Bulgaria.

This was a match he said, when speaking after it, where he admitted Ludogorets showed what quality they had so coming through that with a win after being two-down was important with his focus now to get ‘minutes under his belt’ and stay fit.

‘Ludogorets have some top quality in their team and caught us on two counter-attacks. On a personal level I’m delighted to be back getting minutes under my belt. My target is just to stay fit and keep playing. We are in good shape going into the next game.’

This ‘next game’ is of course the North London derby with Tottenham on Sunday.

Ramsey will be looking for another start in that match, which will see both sides come into it in good unbeaten runs. We’re unbeaten in 15-matches, since the opening day of the season when losing against Liverpool, with Tottenham unbeaten in the 10 Premier League matches they’ve played.

It’s set up perfectly for this derby isn’t it!

Winning in Ludogorets continued the impressive run of form, and confirmed Champions League qualification, with the Welsh international also quoted by the Guardian as saying we go into this match with our rivals in a ‘good position’ and ‘full of confidence.’

‘We’ve been on a great run lately so, to keep that ticking over, it puts us in a good position going into the derby game. Tottenham have been a tough challenge in the last couple of seasons, they’re unbeaten in the league so far this season, but we know what to expect. It’s up to us to break them down. We’re at home and we’re full of confidence we can come away with a win.’

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