“Me and Granit have had a few arguments on the pitch, but a great leader forgets about it when we get back to the changing rooms. It gets the best out of us together when we have a little argument. The other lads see on the pitch that there’s two people there who are shouting at each other and it raises everyone’s standards.
“There are five or six people in the dressing room who are captains and they all speak different languages. Big Gabby [Magalhaes] doesn’t speak much English, but among the Portuguese lads he’s definitely someone who has a voice.”
Ramsdale and co may be joined by another group of young leaders this season after the signings of Gabriel Jesus, Oleksandr Zinchenko, Fabio Vieira, Matt Turner and Marquinhos.