Mikel Arteta

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But aside from the results, there has been all manner of other successes, all of which are borne out of an attention to detail and style of …

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Joel Campbell serves a timely reminder of why he's an Arsenal fan favourite with Costa Rica cameo

For a player who has played so little football for Arsenal, it's quite unusual that Joel Campbell is such a popular figure amongst supporters.<p>Signed …

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Arsenal and Aaron Ramsey: The decade building the beating heart

Aaron Ramsey has been at Arsenal for a decade. It’s a decade that has built to him being the heart of the midfield. Now, it’s time for him to …

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World Cup 2018: England Preview

REUTERS/Andrew Couldridge<p>Will the upcoming tournament herald yet another early exit, coupled with a summer of disappointment?<p>Gareth Southgate is keen …

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Premier League fixtures deal Arsenal boss Unai Emery a nightmare start

Unai Emery faces a baptism of fire as Arsenal manager after the Premier League fixture computer handed the Spaniard clashes against Manchester City …

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The eight fixtures Man City fans are all looking for first

Manchester City will start their Premier League title defence with a high-profile clash against Arsenal at the Emirates.<p>Pep Guardiola could have been …

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Man City boss Pep Guardiola has lost a trusted assistant - so will he be replaced?

Manchester City have yet to announce whether they will replace Pep Guardiola 's right-hand man Domenec Torrent.<p>But one thing is for sure, the …

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Fabian Delph: Why I was so pleased Mikel Arteta did not join Arsenal

Fabian Delph has revealed his relief at Arsenal’s 11th-hour decision not to appoint Mikel Arteta as their manager and hailed the impact of Pep Guardiola’s Manchester City number two on his own career.<p>Delph was one of the few inclusions in Gareth Southgate’s England World Cup squad that caused an …

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Fabian Delph puts England return down to meditation, Pep Guardiola and giving up red meat

Fabian Delph believes taking up meditation, ditching red meat and the influence of Manchester City’s Pep Guardiola have all combined to help him win …

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Media Watch | Sagna backs City for European glory

Staunch support from a familiar face, secrets to success, a European elevation and transfer tales…<p>There are topics aplenty in Tuesday’s media …

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Man City shouldn't lose out in Patrick Vieira City Football Group departure

Patrick Vieira has said goodbye to the Manchester City family, for now at least.<p>Having finished his playing career at the Etihad , the Frenchman …

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Everton's Jordan Pickford dilemma now Joel Robles has departed

New Everton manager Marco Silva has declared that he wants two players competing for each place in his starting XI so does Joel Robles’ departure now …

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Fabian Delph has used Man City role to push Raheem Sterling on

Fabian Delph will not let Raheem Sterling forget how good he can be if he continues to work hard.<p>The Manchester City forward has already had a year …

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Emery Appointment ‘The Right Decision’ Says Parlour

Gunners legend Ray Parlour says that the appointment of Unai Emery was ‘the right decision’ for Arsenal, amidst a field of highly touted candidates. …

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Arsenal Fans Call for Shock Unai Emery Sacking After Zinedine Zidane Leaves Real Madrid

When Arsene Wenger stepped down after 22 years in charge of Arsenal at the end of the 2017/18 season, fans of the club were crying out for a high …

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Premier League manager has improved odds of moving to Everton

Would this be a good thing?<p>Betting odds are funny things, and they tend to have at least some insight as to what is going on in transfers and managerial searches. Names like Luis Enrique and Arsene Wenger sit at long odds (and aren’t going to happen) but occasionally significant movement takes …

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Mikel Arteta told he can replace Pep Guardiola at Manchester City

gossip<p>Manchester City want Mikel Arteta to take over from Pep Guardiola and are ready to hand the Spaniard a new contract, according to reports.<p>The …

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Arsenal chiefs reveal real reason for dropping interest in Mikel Arteta and hiring Unai Emery as new Gunners boss

Arsenal chief executive Ivan Gazidis and majority owner Stan Kroenke have explained why the Gunners were so keen to hire Unai Emery.<p>Mikel Arteta was …

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Unai Emery says he wants to make Arsenal ‘the best team in the world’

Unai Emery declared his intention to turn Arsenal into “the best team in the Premier League and also the world” after being confirmed as the managerial successor to Arsène Wenger on a three-year contract.<p>On a day of hyperbole, the chief executive, Ivan Gazidis, suggested that the Arsenal job was …

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Mikel Arteta poised for new deal at Etihad as Manchester City start planning for life after Pep Guardiola

Mikel Arteta is in line to be handed a new Manchester City contract and is already viewed within the club as a potential successor to manager Pep Guardiola, despite missing out on the Arsenal job.<p>Guardiola was one of the first people on the phone to Arteta when news filtered through that Arsenal …

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Unai Emery says 'we will create a new future for Arsenal' as Spaniard unveiled as Arsene Wenger's successor

• <b>How Unai Emery broke the news story on his own website</b>• <b><br>Sam Wallace: Past success suggests this job could suit him</b>• <b><br>What style can Arsenal expect from their new head coach?</b>• <b><br>Jason Burt: Unai Emery is meticulous, intense and demanding</b>• <b><br>Emery to be presented as head coach in 2pm press conference ...</b>• <b><br>...</b> …

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‘Proud to be part of the Arsenal family,’ declares Unai Emery’s website

The man who is set to be named as the new Arsenal manager has already joined the club – according to Unai Emery’s official website.<p>On Tuesday evening www.unai-emery.com suddenly showed an image of the former Paris Saint-Germain coach on a red background next to the Arsenal badge with a message …

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The Fiver

<b>THE UNAI EMERY SHOW</b><p>Goodness knows, it seemed weird enough when Bruce Rioch took over at Highbury in 1995 after nine years of George Graham. It must have felt very strange when Bertie Mee left after a decade in 1976 to be replaced by Terry Neill of Tottenham Hotspur. As for the times Herbert Chapman …

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Arsenal: 3 things learned from Unai Emery, Mikel Arteta switch

Arsenal fans were right to be hesitant about the potential Mikel Arteta appointment. Here are three things learned in his rejection.<p>Arsenal’s new …

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From Arsenal snub to Pep Guardiola's successor? How Manchester City have huge long-term plans for coach Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta is set to be given a new contract at Manchester City - and is being viewed as a potential successor to Pep Guardiola.<p>Arteta, 36, was …

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"Done with this club!" - Angry Arsenal fans react after Gunners switch targets from Mikel Arteta to Unai Emery as Arsene Wenger replacement

Arsenal fans have reacted with anger after the club switched managerial targets from Mikel Arteta to Unai Emery at the 11th hour.<p>The Gunners had been …

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Ivan Gazidis has won Arsenal power battle but Arteta was a gamble too far

Ivan Gazidis met the higher-ups at Real Madrid in August 2013 with the intention of signing one player – Ángel Di María. The Spanish club would not sell and, what was more, they told the Arsenal chief executive he could not have anybody.<p>Then Gazidis’s stars aligned. Over at the Real training …

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Arsenal: Unai Emery’s bad resume worse than Mikel Arteta’s lack thereof

Arsenal are now all on the Unai Emery bandwagon, despite the fact that he is even more in the realm of complacency than Mikel Arteta.<p>I understand why …

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Wind of change at Arsenal blows in another left-field appointment

Well, that took a very sudden left turn. In keeping with the Arsenal tradition of appointing unexpected managers, it seems the board have lurched from favouring a 36-year-old former player who had never managed a game to a totally new face in the frame which provoked a stunned Ian Wright to query: …

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Emery Social Media Response Underlines Why Arsenal Fans Have Become the Worst in Football

It was Oscar Wilde who once said: "most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else's opinions, their lives a mimicry, their passions a …

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