Quotes by Granit Xhaka

Granit Xhaka is a Swiss professional footballer who plays as a midfielder and captains both the Premier League club Arsenal and the Swiss national team. Xhaka began his career at hometown club Basel, winning the Swiss Super League in each of his first two seasons. He then moved to Bundesliga team Borussia M├Ânchengladbach in 2012, developing a reputation as a technically gifted player and natural leader alongside criticism for his temperament.

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I wouldn't change myself for anybody. I am who I am; people accept me, or they don't. I have my strengths and my weaknesses, which I can try to improve upon, of course. I'm still not the finished product.

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Personally, I can handle criticism, especially when it is deserved, and it's because my dad never, ever said 'Well done' to me. He did it on purpose so that I kept my feet on the ground.

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Every Monday, we're asked to undertake jump tests to check the conditions of our muscles. There's nothing you can hide. Once a week, they do urine tests, and your body fat percentage is tested regularly. The doctors cover all bases.

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I don't mind being criticised, because I am not that easy to knock down, and no-one can destroy me. But I am bothered by the stupid people who call me dirty, brainless, and an idiot. You don't say words like these to someone who you know nothing about.

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I can't stand people who are backward. I am honest, straightforward. I don't like to pretend. And I will not change either.

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