Tag: Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta is currently Head Coach of Arsenal Football Club.

Mikel Arteta played for Arsenal Football Club. The former Spanish midfielder joined Arsenal from Everton for £10m and retired as an Arsenal player in 2016. In total, he made 149 appearances for Arsenal and scored 16 goals. The former Arsenal Captain wore the number 8 shirt. He was born on March 26, 1982 and is married to Lorena Bernal. Arteta was Assistant Coach at Manchester City from 2016 – 2019.

Helen Trantum column

Arsenal find solution to midfield issues

Our need for a new “DM” since 2008 have become the stuff of legend. Since Flamini ran his contract down and some Arsenal fans were...

Arteta: Arsenal youngster 'one of the best talents I've seen'

Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta has played with some incredible players during his career, and he thinks Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is among the very best of...

Player Ratings: Arsenal boy runs Chelsea ragged

The Ox took the game by the horns and came away with Man of the Match.

Arsenal celebrate trophy win

The players react to our win over Chelsea in the Community Shield.

Why Arsenal still need Mikel Arteta

by Leutrim Rexhaj August 8th is right there, people. The start of the Premier League season has many a fan salivating after what feels like an...
Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast

Episode 1: Winning trophies is getting boring now

Welcome to the new Daily Cannon podcast. In the inaugural episode of the new Daily Cannon Weekly podcast, three writers from the site discuss pre-season,...

Arteta: We have momentum and belief

by Lewis Ambrose After seven months Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta finally played at Emirates Stadium again over the weekend, starting in Sunday's win over VfL...

How should Arsenal set up their midfield in 2015/16?

By Matthew Wade Arsenal's midfield has an embarrassment of riches: does more mean merrier? With Arsenal's improving squad strength, other challenges arise - how does the...

PSG midfielder angling for Arsenal move - report

by Lewis Ambrose Paris Saint-Germain will let midfielder Thiago Motta go this summer, and he could solve Arsenal's woes. Arsène Wenger currently has Francis Coquelin, Mikel...

Claims that Arsenal man has suffered new pre-season injury

by Lewis Ambrose Last week saw Arsenal confirm that captain Mikel Arteta has extended his contract. The central midfielder hasn't played since November but confirmed that...

Arsenal captains love transfer

by Lewis Ambrose Mikel Arteta and Per Mertesacker are the undoubted leaders of the Arsenal dressing room, and are both thrilled to have another old head...

Arsenal midfielder will fight for his place

by Lewis Ambrose The 2014/15 season was a troublesome one for Mikel Arteta. His first campaign as Arsenal captain didn't go as he would have wished,...

Arsenal midfielder explains contract situation

by Lewis Ambrose As early as April questions were being asked of Arsène Wenger and Mikel Arteta as the Arsenal captain approached the end of...

Arsenal captain: We are coming

by Nia Griffiths The Captain, Mikel Arteta has warned Singapore that the team is on its way. Whether this is genuinely a warning or just a...

Arsenal boss confirms midfielder contract extension

by Nia Griffiths Arsene Wenger has confirmed Mikel Arteta's contract extension once and for all. Originally thought to be potentially leaving during the summer transfer window,...

Photo: New signing poses with Arsenal captain

by Lewis Ambrose At the end of June Arsenal completed the signing of teenage Romanian midfielder Vlad Dragomir. It remains to be seen how long we...

Is Mesut Özil Arsenal’s most undervalued player?

by Helen Trantum Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. So goes the proverb, and never was it more true in football – as Google...

Arsenal midfielder set to stay at the club

by Lewis Ambrose Arsenal confirmed on Wednesday that Abou Diaby and four Academy graduates have left the club with their contracts expiring at the end...

Arsenal skipper delighted with signing of Chelsea man

by Nia Griffiths Mikel Arteta is the latest in a long line of Arsenal players to show his support for new signing Petr Cech. After the...

Arteta: The way we do that is phenomenal

by Mosope Ominiyi Captain Mikel Arteta has stated his belief that the attitude shown within the Gunners' squad can help push the club to more...

Arsenal superstars reveal European football news

by Nia Griffiths Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud (and Mikel Arteta... sort of) have teamed up with BT Sport to help promote their new European...

Arsenal skipper praises his second in command

by Nia Griffiths Mikel Arteta was full of praise for his Vice-captain in our victory parade this weekend - and deservedly so. The Captain, who's unfortunately...

Arsenal 14/15 School Report: The Midfielders

As the season wraps up with a 12th FA Cup win and third-place league finish, we look at how the players did over the...

Mertesacker and Arteta ranked most helpful

According to a selection of Gunners, Per Mertesacker and Mikel Arteta are the most helpful players. Apparently the defender and midfielder are both always on...

Arsenal doubts over two key players ahead of Manchester United

Arsenal go to Old Trafford this Sunday in a classic rubber match with Manchester United. Here's a status update on the current injury list. Fitness has...

Hamstring injuries: Why Arsenal players get them & Swansea forward's return

Bafetimbi Gomis suffered hamstring injury early in the 1-1 draw with Everton on 11th of April and has been reported to be working hard...

Duo’s contracts to be sorted by end of season amid exit talk

Arsene Wenger believes Mikel Arteta and Tomas Rosicky's contracts will be sorted before the end of the season. Both players are out of contract with...

Two out, one doubt for Arsenal’s trip to Hull

Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has returned to training. The midfielder has been out since the game against Manchester United in the FA...

Injury update: Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta is hoping to return to the Arsenal team 'soon.' The captain has been out of action since he picked up an ankle injury...

Injury Updates: First battle in Chelsea war lies in the treatment room

As Chelsea's match with Arsenal on Sunday draws closer, they find themselves without three valued strikers. The Independent is currently reporting that none of Chelsea's...

Arsenal team news ahead of Chelsea clash

Arsene Wenger revealed Arsenal's team news ahead of the Chelsea match in this week's press conference. Per Mertesacker, who picked up an ankle injury against...

Injury Update: Defender a doubt for Chelsea game

Per Mertesacker sprained his ankle in Arsenal's FA Cup win over Reading. He was replaced with Gabriel in the match and Arsene Wenger said in his...

Midfielder ‘desperate’ for Arsenal contract

Mikel Arteta is 'desperate' to stay at Arsenal and will sign any contract they give him according to the Daily Star. The Arsenal captain, who...

Wilshere gets the nod from Wenger for semi-final squad

Jack Wilshere will return to the Arsenal squad for the FA Cup semi-final against Reading. The midfielder, who has been out of action since he...

Arsenal to offer midfield duo contracts, third to leave

Tomas Rosicky and Mikel Arteta will both be offered new deals in the summer. That's according to recent press reports. The pair, who are both out...

Pre-Reading injury updates + team news

Arsene Wenger has practically a full squad to pick from once again in news that will warm the hearts of Gunners everywhere. Just Mikel Arteta...

Injury updates: Szczesny, Arteta, Diaby, Oxlade-Chamberlain, Wilshere, Koscielny

Arsene Wenger met with the press on Thursday ahead of his side's game at Burnley and gave updates on his injured players.

Returning quad to face Stoke, rare chance to see lesser-spotted midfielder

Mikel Arteta, Jack Wilshere, Abou Diaby and Serge Gnabry will all play for the u21's on Tuesday.

Wenger confident contracts will be agreed

Arsene Wenger is confident of signing up two of his elder statesmen to new contracts.

Arsenal trio could return for Liverpool game

Mathieu Debuchy, Jack Wilshere and Abou Diaby all played actual football this week. Returning to first-team training after a lengthy spell on the sidelines, the...