Mikel Arteta will be named as Arsenal manager within the next 24 hours
Mikel Arteta is expected to be confirmed as the new Arsenal manager within the next 24 hours.
Mikel Arteta has agreed a contract, believed to run until 2023, to take over from the Sacked Unai Emery, and is expected to sign on Friday.
The Spaniard will return to the club where he spent five years at the end of his playing career, during which time he won two FA Cups and served as a captain for two seasons.
Mikel Arteta gave an emotional speech to Man City players/staff at Etihad Campus this morning before leaving to complete formalities of appointment as Arsenal head coach. #MCFC training taking place now without him. Arteta to be presented by #AFC on Friday https://t.co/Q57Wg3ra2i— David Ornstein (@David_Ornstein) December 19, 2019
It is understood that Arsenal and Manchester City have reached an agreement over Arteta’s departure to take over at the Emirates.