Manchester City angry with Arsenal over Mikel Arteta approach

October 18, 2020 | |Post a Comment

first_imgArteta has emerged as Arsenal’s top managerial target (Picture: AMA/Getty)Manchester City chiefs are reportedly unhappy with Arsenal’s approach for Mikel Arteta, as Pep Guardiola’s assistant manager closes in on a return to the Emirates.Arteta captained the Gunners during his playing days and has emerged as Arsenal’s top managerial target, despite some members of the squad expressing their preference for Carlo Ancelotti – who is on Everton’s radar – to be appointed.Metro.co.uk understands Arsenal are confident that Arteta will be appointed within the next day or so as they have finally made a decision on Unai Emery’s long-term successor following Freddie Ljungberg’s disastrous spell as interim manager. Comment Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 17 Dec 2019 8:14 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1.5kShares Manchester City angry with Arsenal over Mikel Arteta approach Ljungberg reacts to Arsenal’s 3-0 thumping by Man CityTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 8:48FullscreenLjungberg reacts to Arsenal’s 3-0 thumping by Man Cityhttps://metro.co.uk/video/ljungberg-reacts-arsenals-3-0-thumping-man-city-2071064/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.However, while Arsenal bosses will be pleased to get their man, City are less than impressed with their conduct, according to the Independent.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTThey are furious that Arsenal failed to ask for permission to speak with Arteta – with pictures emerging of Arsenal managing director Vinai Venkatesham outside the Spaniard’s house in the early hours of Monday morning.City are especially annoyed because Arsenal played City this weekend, but there was no discussion among the two sides’ officials about his potential appointment.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing ArsenalIt’s expected they will demand a seven-figure sum in compensation should Arteta decide to return to Arsenal.However, they have no issues with the 37-year-old and won’t stand in his way to pursue his managerial dream.Will Arteta be a success at Arsenal?Yes0%No0%Share your resultsShare your resultsTweet your resultsMORE: Arsenal players tell board not to appoint Mikel Arteta and demand Carlo Ancelotti insteadMORE: Ryan Giggs offers advice to Mikel Arteta to solve Arsenal’s defensive woes Advertisement Advertisementlast_img



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