Posts Tagged ‘mikel arteta’

Battling Back (Part 1) 7

Battling Back (Part 1)


BackPageFootball editor Neil Sherwin yesterday had a knee reconstruction to repair a ruptured cruciate ligament sustained during a game and over the next few months you can follow his road to recovery.

Season Preview: Everton 0

Season Preview: Everton


Kevin previews Everton’s season ahead, who will be aiming to improve on last season’s eight placed finish and a couple of good cup runs, without European football to worry about.

Cometh the hour.... 0

Cometh the hour….


The Fantasy Football preview is a little early this week due to the Easter break, and there’s a new chief in town as Ruining Football get set for the last few gameweeks. Gameweek 32 saw managers split into two groups – those who had Frank Lampard and those who didn’t. Guess which group I was […]

Injury setback for Arteta 1

Injury setback for Arteta


Sidelined Everton midfielder Mikel Arteta has suffered a setback as he tries to recover from a serious knee injury. The Spaniard tore his cruciate ligament in a game against Newcastle United back in Februaryand doctors have now found an infection in the damaged area. “We have had to wash out the knee,” said manager David […]

Everton suffer Arteta setback 0

Everton suffer Arteta setback


Everton have suffered a major blow after they confirmed Mikel Arteta has had more surgery on his injured knee after feeling further discomfort. The influential Spanish playmaker has been sidelined since February after damaging ligaments in his knee. He was making good progress, but he has now suffered a set-back after feeling discomfort in his […]