Former Gunner’s midfielder and present Manchester City’s assistant coach, Mikel Arteta is out of the race for the managerial position of Arsenal. After this devastating season both for Arsenal and Arsene Wenger it is destined that Frenchman Arsene Wenger would be ending his 22-year-long contract with the Gunners.

As per claims of The Sun, Mikel Arteta was considered as a possible candidate for recruitment but Arsenal player’s don’t want him as the team’s manager as he is arrogant and thinks highly of himself and is self-obsessed. The 35-year-old retired Spanish international is currently working with Pep Guardiola as a assistant coach of Premier League topper’s Manchester City. Mikel Arteta was a part of Arsene Wenger’s team from 2011 to 2016 before hanging his boots.