Mikel Arteta is currently under contract with Arsenal until 2025. Reports in Spain claiming that Arteta might move to Barcelona are considered incorrect by sources close to Arsenal and Arteta. The article further states that there has been no contact between Arteta or his agents and Barcelona.
While Mikel Arteta never played for Barcelona’s first-team, he did play for the B team before moving to Rangers in 2002 after an impressive loan spell at PSG.
Xavi, the former Barcelona player, announced his departure from the team after a 5-3 defeat by Villarreal. He emphasized the need for change and stated that leaving the club was the best decision for all parties involved. Xavi expressed relief for the players with this decision and articulated a positive outlook for the club’s future.