Arsenal Fans Not Overly Thrilled With Latest Signing


Arsenal have secured the future of Mikel Arteta by signing the Spaniard down to a one-year deal but not everyone is happy with the decision.

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Whilst the majority accept that giving Arteta, the club captain, a new deal, fans are not happy with the news that this deal could signal the end of Arsenal’s quest to sign a defensive midfielder.

Whilst the club received a massive boost with Francis Coquelin’s emergence in the second-half of the campaign, Arsenal need strength in depth- and Arteta is not seen as that man by many, after spending the majority of last season on the sidelines.

Now 33, the ageing midfielder will not been seen as the figure Arsenal need in the middle of the park to propel them to their first Premier League title in a decade.

Could the decision not to sign a midfielder haunt Arsenal during the next year?