Leadership has been an issue for Arsenal in recent seasons.
But the video is quite puzzling.
"I explained to him my position and how I wanted the team to stand".
The person recording then steps back and flips the camera around, to reveal he too is in disguise.
The claims had come as a surprise to many, with Ramsey expected to be a key member of Emery's squad from the moment he was confirmed as Arsene Wenger's successor.
They face a tough Premier League opener against champions Manchester City on August 12 with Emery, who left French title holders Paris St Germain at the end of last season, trying to build a team that can compete for a top-four finish.
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery says he wants "five captains" in his team as he tries to find the "best personalities" in his dressing room.
"To sign [a player] in the next month?"
But between the summer signings and the existing squad at his disposal, the 46-year-old wants to have several players who he can consider a captain.
"We signed the players who we needed and only if one player is a big opportunity for us will we sign them", he added. Laurent Koscielny is the Arsenal vice-captain but the Frenchman is recovering from a long-term injury.
The Portuguese may well be moving to the Premier League, as he is looking to leave after a lack of first team appearances and describing his time at Barcelona as "hell" (via the Express). I want to know with my direct opinion, with my direct conversations with the player. "I said to Ivan, Raul and Sven [Gazidis, Sanllehi and Mislintat, the collective dealing with contracts and transfers] he's an important player for me".
'Then the other players who finished in the World Cup, they are coming for the next weeks and will go into their work with the players who are here.