1. Why Arsenal Are Right to Extend Mikel Arteta's Contract

    Arsenal 's decision to extend Mikel Arteta ’s contract has been met with consternation in some sections of the Gunners' fanbase. The veteran Spaniard barely contributed last season as a succession of calf problems led to ankle surgery...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 1 month ago 11,291 reads 20 comments

  2. Mikel Arteta, Arsenal Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Club captain Mikel Arteta and Arsenal finally agreed to a contract extension on Wednesday, ensuring the veteran Spaniard will not leave the Gunners on a free transfer during the summer...

    Gianni Verschueren Written by Gianni Verschueren about 1 month ago 9,505 reads 24 comments

  3. Per Mertesacker and Mikel Arteta Lifting the Cup a Fitting Symbol of New Arsenal

    It's been more than a week since Arsenal lifted their second FA Cup trophy in as many seasons. But it was the sight of the two men who raised the silverware that lingers in the memory as a significant image...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 months ago 13,767 reads 29 comments

  4. Why There Is Still a Place for Mikel Arteta at Arsenal Despite Injury Concerns

    In the next couple of weeks, Mikel Arteta should make his return to the Arsenal first team. With the race for second place ongoing and another FA Cup final on the horizon, Arteta ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 months ago 8,077 reads 39 comments

  5. Could Arsenal's Returning Players Be More Detrimental Than Beneficial?

    With 2014/15's final stretch of games now upon us, clubs receiving positive news on the injury front should be welcomed with open arms...

    Daniel Tiluk Written by Daniel Tiluk about 5 months ago 13,675 reads 39 comments

  6. Ilkay Gundogan Transfer Link Will Not Make Up for Injury Blow to Mikel Arteta

    Arsenal have been dealt a significant blow with the news that Mikel Arteta is due to be sidelined for around three months after undergoing ankle surgery, as confirmed on the club's official website ...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 8 months ago 8,640 reads 34 comments

  7. Defensive Midfield Holds the Key to Unlocking Arsenal's Potential

    It’s a position which has plagued Arsenal virtually since the departure of captain Patrick Vieira all the way back in 2005. They have tried several times to fill the gap left by the Frenchman but have never quite managed it...

    Matt Clough Written by Matt Clough about 8 months ago 8,880 reads 41 comments

  8. Why Mikel Arteta Injury Absence Will Hurt Arsenal and Arsene Wenger

    After a rousing victory over Borussia Dortmund, Arsene Wenger should have been able to relax a little...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 9 months ago 4,047 reads 20 comments

  9. Mikel Arteta Injury: Updates on Arsenal Star's Ankle and Return

    Mikel Arteta 's injury disrupted season continues after he limped from a calf problem to a long-term ankle setback. The Spaniard is facing a long spell on the sidelines. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 9 months ago 11,986 reads 38 comments

  10. Why Arsenal Must Follow Mikel Arteta Example vs. Borussia Dortmund

    As Arsenal prepare for the onerous task of facing Borussia Dortmund this week, they could do worse than look to their captain for inspiration. Against Manchester United , Mikel Arteta was Arsenal’s best player...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 9 months ago 5,949 reads 26 comments

  11. Arsenal Are in Crisis, and the Manager, Defence and Midfield Are All Culpable

    At the genesis of the 2014/15 campaign, many an observer would have tipped Arsenal for success and a serious title challenge after encouraging signs the season before...

    Callum Mackenzie Written by Callum Mackenzie about 10 months ago 7,272 reads 33 comments

  12. Mikel Arteta Injury: Updates on Arsenal Star's Hamstring and Return

    Mikel Arteta is fighting for full fitness after he developed a hamstring problem ahead of the latest international break. Continue for updates. Thursday, Nov...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 10 months ago 3,171 reads 12 comments