Roma director of football Walter Sabatini has stated he only signed Gervinho from Arsenal because of Rudi Garcia's passion for the move to go through.
Transferred forward points to a lack of managerial support during his Arsenal stay.
Gervinho is in sensational form for Roma, a far cry from his final season at Arsenal.
Gervinho has his first goal for AS Roma - as they continue their magnificent start to the Italian season.
Gervinho has been speaking about his time at AS Roma so far.
Gervinho is now at AS Roma and will face off against Lazio this Sunday, a game he feels is more intense than the Tottenham v Arsenal game.
Ivory Coast international Gervinho has questioned Arsene Wenger's comments regarding his sale from the Emirates.
Arsene Wenger has been explaining his decision to sell Gervinho.
Arsenal winger Gervinho has completed a £7 million move to Roma to link up in the Italian capital with his former boss at Lille Rudi Garcia.
Arsenal have flogged Gervinho to Roma for £7 million, well under what they paid to sign him in 2011.
Algeria, Ivory Coast, Togo and Tunisia are in Group A of the African Cup of Nations and their involvement has either directly or indirectly affected teams such as Manchester City, West Ham United, Wigan Athletic, Charlton Athletic, Newcastle United, Portsmouth, Nottingham Forest, Wolves and Tottenham Hotspur.
At 1-0 down in their quarter-final, Arsenal forward Gervinho missed a sitter he may struggle to live down.
With Arsenal expected to ditch one infuriating talent in January, what of the maddenly inconsistent Gervinho?