Arteta says he expects to extend Arsenal contract

Fri, 05 Jul 2024 - 12:18 GMT

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta said he has such a strong relationship with the club that he does not expect there to be any obstacles in signing a contract extension.

Arteta receives Wenger's advice on fine margins in title run-in

Sat, 27 Apr 2024 - 01:01 GMT

Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta has been seeking counsel from former manager Arsene Wenger as the club aims to end their 20-year wait for the Premier League title this season, Arteta said ahead of Sunday's trip to Tottenham Hotspur.

Arteta proud as Arsenal bounce back to go top of the league

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 - 04:36 GMT

Arsenal coach Mikel Arteta was delighted at how his side bounced back with a 2-0 win over Wolverhampton Wanderers to return to the top of the Premier League table after a disappointing week that saw them knocked out of the Champions League.

Champions League exit not the end of Arsenal's season, says Arteta

Thu, 18 Apr 2024 - 09:10 GMT

Arsenal's players have been stung by their Champions League quarter-finals exit on Wednesday but manager Mikel Arteta said they still have something "beautiful" to play for in the last few weeks of the season as they chase the Premier League title.

Arteta wants Arsenal to embrace massive moment against Guardiola's Man City

Sat, 30 Mar 2024 - 09:09 GMT

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta wants his team to enjoy the moment in Sunday's Premier League clash against a Manchester City side he believes have pushed the level of the game globally and who have the world's best coach in Pep Guardiola.

Southgate should choose Arsenal's Ramsdale for England Euros squad, Arteta says

Sat, 09 Mar 2024 - 02:33 GMT

Arsenal goalkeeper Aaron Ramsdale's consistency should earn him a place in Gareth Southgate's squad for the European Championship in Germany, Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta said ahead of Saturday's Premier League meeting with Brentford.

Arsenal have learnt lesson from last season's title disappointment, says Arteta

Fri, 16 Feb 2024 - 11:43 GMT

Arsenal have learnt from their capitulation in last season's Premier League title race and are hoping to play with more consistency this time around in the "most important" part of the campaign, manager Mikel Arteta said.

Arsenal must do better in both boxes to win Premier League, says Arteta

Sat, 30 Dec 2023 - 12:35 GMT

Arsenal's 2-0 defeat to West Ham United was a missed opportunity to return to the top of the Premier League and manager Mikel Arteta said his side must improve at both ends of the pitch to have any hope of winning the title.

Restrained Arsenal boss Arteta calls lack of VAR clarity a shame

Fri, 29 Dec 2023 - 07:56 GMT

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta was restrained after another controversial VAR decision played a pivotal part in his side's 2-0 home defeat by West Ham United on Thursday that meant they missed out on returning to the top of the Premier League.

Arsenal's Havertz hitting his stride, says manager Arteta

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 - 10:31 GMT

Arsenal forward Kai Havertz is high on confidence and loving life in north London after a difficult spell, manager Mikel Arteta said on Friday ahead of his side's Premier League clash against Wolverhampton Wanderers.

Arsenal's 6-0 thrashing of Lens was beyond a dream, says Arteta

Thu, 30 Nov 2023 - 12:02 GMT

The Gunners' 6-0 win was the biggest ever victory by an English team against a French opponent in European competition.

Arsenal's Arteta says honest opinions, emotions needed despite FA charge

Sat, 25 Nov 2023 - 01:37 GMT

Honest opinions and authentic emotional reactions from coaches are good for the sport, Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta said on Friday after being charged by the English FA for his comments on refereeing.

Arsenal's Arteta charged by FA over referee criticism

Fri, 17 Nov 2023 - 11:09 GMT

Arteta had branded the decision not to rule out Anthony Gordon's goal in Arsenal's 1-0 defeat to Newcastle United on Nov. 4 as an embarrassment and a disgrace, after the goal stood following a triple VAR assessment.

Arsenal's Arteta sweating on Saka, Odegaard fitness

Sat, 11 Nov 2023 - 09:20 GMT

Saka limped off late in the 2-0 Champions League win over Sevilla and was named in the England squad on Thursday. Arteta doesn't want a repeat of his last call-up when he left the England camp having missed Arsenal's game before that international break.

Arteta hails 'exceptional' Ramsdale after Arsenal beat Brentford

Thu, 28 Sep 2023 - 10:52 GMT

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta praised Aaron Ramsdale as "exceptional" on his return to the team after the goalkeeper played a pivotal role in Wednesday's 1-0 win at Brentford in the third round of the League Cup.

Arsenal do not need extra motivation against Spurs, says Arteta

Sat, 23 Sep 2023 - 08:58 GMT

Arsenal's Champions League group stage win this week was a confidence boost ahead of Sunday's game against rivals Tottenham Hotspur but the team does not need any extra motivation before a north London derby, manager Mikel Arteta said.

Arsenal channelled emotion of Champions League return, says Arteta

Thu, 21 Sep 2023 - 11:13 GMT

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta said they used the emotion of Wednesday's return to the Champions League in the right away as they ruthlessly dispatched PSV Eindhoven 4-0.

Jesus fit to face Fulham, says Arsenal manager

Sat, 26 Aug 2023 - 12:16 GMT

"It was a big blow for him, after the pre-season that he had to have another surgery, but he's looking really sharp, he trained the full week really good, so he's ready to go," the manager told reporters ahead of the game with Fulham.

Arsenal need to adapt after Timber injury, says Arteta

Thu, 17 Aug 2023 - 03:00 GMT

The 22-year-old Timber, signed for 40 million euros ($43.52 million) on a long-term deal from Ajax Amsterdam, is sidelined after suffering a knee injury during Arsenal's season-opening home win over Nottingham Forest and is set to undergo surgery.

Arsenal's Jesus out for a few weeks after knee procedure, says Arteta

Thu, 03 Aug 2023 - 08:11 GMT

Jesus missed much of the second half of last season after he underwent surgery on his right knee in December following an injury he sustained while playing for the national team at the Qatar World Cup.