Arsenal holding midfielder Mikel Arteta will be available for the Week 12 match-up with Manchester United according to Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal continues to struggle with the holding midfielder spot with the news that Mikel Arteta will miss the Week 11 trip to Swansea.
Arsene Wengers’ misery was compounded on Tuesday after the Arsenal manager not only failed to secure automatic qualification from group D by losing a three goal lead against Anderlecht in the UEFA Champions League but the Gunners also lost Spanish midfielder Mikel Arteta to injury.
Arsene Wenger left the North East with maximum points on Saturday but Arsenal had to rely on two defensive mistakes and an in-form Alexis Sanchez while the victory came at a cost.
Mikel Arteta returns to Arsenal's midfield as the Gunners suffer through a fresh wave of injuries.
The Arsenal midfield was plunged into crisis on Saturday after Mikel Arteta, Aaron Ramsey and Jack Wilshere all suffered injuries during the North London derby at the Emirates.
Mikel Arteta is back in training and fully fit to participate in Arsenal's big match against Manchester City on Saturday.
Mikel Arteta is awaiting the results of his scan after the Arsenal midfielder suffered an ankle injury during Tuesday night’s UEFA Champions League qualifying game against Besiktas.
Milan hard man Nigel de Jong is reportedly a target for Arsenal and newly promoted Queens Park Rangers.
Arsenal have been linked to another big-name holding midfielder, this time it is Champions League winner Sami Khedira.
Arsenal took another beating on the road against a top five club, this one perhaps being the most crucial, as they allow Everton to climb to within a point of them in a 3-0 loss.
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.