Browsing: Mikel Arteta

The Nigerian boasts a net worth of more than £8.5 billion and made his fortune after founding Dangote Cement, Africa’s largest cement producer – with the 62-year-old also owning stakes in publicly-traded salt, sugar and flour manufacturing companies.

Arsenal make the short trip to Selhurst Park to face Crystal Palace this afternoon knowing that victory will be enough to move ahead of their hosts in the Premier League table.

Arsenal suffered a huge injury blow on Thursday after learning Calum Chambers would be out for up to nine months following surgery on a ruptured cruciate ligament.

Arsenal are still nine points adrift of fourth-placed Chelsea but they climbed into 10th place with their first Premier League home win since 6 October and have a platform to build on after overpowering Ole Gunnar Solskjaer’s side with a display brimming with energy and conviction

The New Year gets underway in style as Arsenal and Manchester United renew hostilities with the latest chapter in arguably the most enduring and defining rivalry of the Premier League era.

Goals from Riyad Mahrez, Ilkay Gundogan and Gabriel Jesus secured an important win for Pep Guardiola’s side, after Jamie Vardy’s counter-attacking goal had given the visitors the lead against the run of play.

After City had prevailed by a 2-1 scoreline at Old Trafford, United boss Jose Mourinho was said to be unhappy with the celebrations which were taking place in the away changing room.

Tottenham Hotspur were also said to be eager to bring the Spaniard on board, though he has made his decision and will join up with former Barcelona boss Pep Guardiola this summer