Arsenal took a major hit to their claim as top dog in the Premier League, after being mugged by Liverpool's attack, in a 5-1 loss that will threaten their position at the top of the table.
Arsenal have confirmed a loan move for Kim Kallstrom that will see the Swedish international at the Emirates until the end of the season.
Like teammate Aaron Ramsey, Mikel Arteta will be rejoining the Arsenal active squad on Monday in advance of the Week 23 match-up with Southampton.
Mikel Arteta will miss Arsenal's home match against Fulham with a calf injury.
Mikel Arteta scored Arsenal's opener from the penalty spot and was then shown a red card against Crystal Palace in Week 9.
Mikel Arteta returns against Stoke, likely to the bench, after a spell on the sidelines with a thigh complaint.
Arsenal have realized their worst fears as the man at their thinnest position - Mikel Arteta - has been shelved for six weeks with a thigh injury.
Mikel Arteta will be evaluated on Friday after suffering from a thigh complaint this week.
Arsenal are rumored to be close to a move that would bring Brazilian defensive midfielder Luis Gustavo to the club from Bayern Munich.