Mikel Arteta RUMORS & NEWS

  • Former Manchester United boss set to SWOOP for Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta

    Daily Star "The midfielder, 32, is yet to sign a new deal at The Emirates and could be available on a free transfer at the end of the season. The Sun suggests Sociedad are ready to swoop as Arsenal will not offer Arteta anything more than a 12-month deal. Wenger said: "He wants ten years but he will not..." March 18

  • Captain Mikel Arteta signs new one-year deal at Arsenal

    Daily Star "The 32-year-old Gunners captain, who signed from Everton for £10m in 2011, was due to be out of contract in the summer. But representative Inaki Ibanez says a new deal has been agreed that will see Arteta stay at the Emirates. Ibanez said: "Mikel is no longer free next June because he now..." January 28

  • Arsene Wenger confirms Mikel Arteta back after six weeks NOT three months as confusion reigns

    Daily Mirror "Arsene Wenger says crocked midfielder Mikel Arteta will miss six weeks NOT three months as first feared. The Arsenal boss revealed the updated rehab estimate in his weekly press conference just a day after the Gunners' official website had claimed he would be missing until April. But the..." January 16

  • Arsenal's injury woes continue as Mikel Arteta is ruled out for THREE MONTHS following ankle surgery

    Daily Mirror "Mikel Arteta is out for three months after having ankle surgery, Arsenal have revealed. The midfielder had a bone spur removed in his left ankle and will now miss the majority of the season while he recovers. And Mathieu Debuchy, who dislocated his shoulder during Sunday's win over Stoke,..." January 15

  • One year after £8.3m arrival could Arsenal star be heading home

    HITC Sport "Nacho Monreal is being linked with a move to his Basque homeland with Athletic Bilbao ... is it a move that could happen? When it comes to international teams - not many are harder to break into than the Spanish squad. When you consider that the likes of Mikel Arteta have never played for..." November 24

  • Mikel Arteta disappointed Arsenal didn't sign Liverpool striker Luis Suarez

    Sky Sports "Mikel Arteta believes it is a 'pity' that Arsenal failed to sign his former neighbour Luis Suarez from Liverpool during the summer ahead of Saturday's meeting between the two clubs. Arsenal offered £40million plus one pound for Suarez during the transfer window, but Liverpool stood firm and..." November 02

  • Arteta to miss SIX weeks with thigh tear as Arsenal enter injury crisis

    Daily Mail "Arsenal midfielder Mikel Arteta is set to miss the first six weeks of the season after sustaining a torn quadricep. Gunners manager Arsene Wenger revealed this morning the vice-captain would undergo a scan after picking up a thigh injury in training. It was hoped the procedure would flag up..." August 15