Oleksandr Zincheko has labelled Mikel Arteta as “the greatest characteristic” in his decision to affix Arsenal from Manchester City.
The versatile left-reduction, who continuously performs in midfield when captaining Ukraine, travelled to meet up with the Gunners on their pre-season tour of the United States earlier in the week.
Zinchenko was recent as Arsenal defeated Orlando City 3-1 on Wednesday, sooner than his walk to the Gunners was loyal on Friday.
The 25-Twelve months-worn is believed to absorb signed a contract at the Emirates Stadium till the finish of the 2025-26 season, with Arsenal reportedly paying an initial £30million, and £2m in doable add-ons.
Zinchenko worked with Arteta all the plot by plot of the Spaniard’s time at City as an assistant coach to Pep Guardiola, and says the passe Arsenal and Everton midfielder was a sizable design to transferring to north London.
“I would order it’s the greatest characteristic in my decision because I’ve known [Mikel] for a while, I frail to work with him at Manchester City,” Zinchenko urged Arsenal’s loyal web page.
“The plot we were working collectively, I was so impressed because I be wide awake how continuously we were working sturdy in the coaching sessions and then straight after with particular individual stuff and I took lots from the supervisor and I hope I’m able to grab even extra.
“Since the first day at City I knew that he’s going to be a very glorious supervisor. The plot he can note soccer, in particular I was searching at the last season of Arsenal’s video games and I was in actuality taking half in it.
“You would possibly note in the vogue, the image of the sport, so I would really like to absorb a study it [while] taking half in and being enthusiastic.”