Arsenal legend Ian Wright enlists the help of Aaron Ramsdale to help him grow a moustache for Movember - as he opens up on how he 'bottled up feelings for years' and hopes this 'helps others open up and ask for help'

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By Dominic Hogan For Mailonline

Published: 09:08 EDT, 1 November 2023 | Updated: 09:08 EDT, 1 November 2023

Ian Wright has called connected Aaron Ramsdale to beryllium his Mo Mate this Movember, arsenic nan Arsenal fable looks to raise consciousness for intelligence wellness and promote others to 'open up and inquire for help'. 

Movember is an yearly activity that encourages group to turn moustaches successful nan period of November, traditionally to raise consciousness for intelligence wellness issues successful men. 

However, for those incapable to turn a moustache - and estimates propose that applies to immoderate 6million men successful nan UK - it tin truthful beryllium difficult to return portion successful nan movement. 

As such, Gillette ambassador Wright has enlisted Ramsdale's thief to turn a moustache connected his behalf, admitting 'I can't turn a decent' 1 himself. 

Data shows that a personification is 3 times much apt to return portion if asked to by a trusted friend, while 63 per cent of Under 35s admitted they would see increasing immoderate facial foliage for Movember.  

Ian Wright has called connected Aaron Ramsdale to turn a moustache connected his behalf for Movember

The Arsenal fable admitted that he 'can't turn a decent' moustache himself and called connected nan Gunners stopper for help

'I'm truthful happy to beryllium moving pinch Gillette to support Movember again,' claimed Wright.

'I can't turn a decent moustache, truthful Aaron is my Mo Mate and he's increasing 1 that's hopefully bully capable for nan some of us, and that gets group talking. 

'I bottled up my feelings for years, and erstwhile I yet said to someone, it was nan champion point I ever did. I dream this run helps others unfastened up and inquire for thief if they're struggling.'

Wright is 1 of nan bigger legends astatine Arsenal, and arsenic specified his determination to telephone connected existent Gunners keeper Ramsdale is nary surprise. 

The England world has precocious lost his spot successful nan starting XI nether Mikel Arteta but will beryllium successful contention for a commencement successful nan Carabao Cup against West Ham connected Wednesday evening, having started successful nan erstwhile round.

He added that he 'couldn't move down' nan nine icon's telephone to subordinate him successful taking portion successful nan campaign, and reiterated nan telephone for others to unfastened up astir their ain intelligence wellness battles.  

'When Wrighty made nan telephone and told maine what him and Gillette were up to and past asked maine to beryllium his Mo Mate I couldn't move it down!' he said. 

'I'm proud to beryllium moving pinch Gillette connected this and supporting my bully mate Ian who ever has my back.

Ramsdale has mislaid his spot successful nan starting XI for nan Gunners to David Raya astatine nan commencement of this season

Mikel Arteta's goalkeeper rotation argumentation has travel successful for disapproval pinch Raya struggling for consistency successful goal 

'Hopefully it'll promote others to get progressive and turn their ain mo aliases inquire a mate to do so, arsenic good arsenic helping group unfastened up astir intelligence wellness much freely and raise consciousness for specified an important kindness for illustration Movember.'

The Movember run intends to get men talking astir intelligence wellness arsenic nan complaint of antheral suicides successful nan UK is alarmingly high; 3 successful each 4 suicides are by men, and crossed nan world connected mean 1 man commits termination each minute. 

The run intends to promote friends to return portion together successful nan dream that nan taboo taxable tin beryllium easier broached among trusted peers successful a dream to summation early intervention.  

Donate to Gillette's Movember money aliases motion up to return part HERE.  


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