Mikel Arteta is a retired Spanish football player and coach. Mikel Arteta is the current Premier League head coach of Arsenal. He also represented Spain at several junior levels, but never at the senior level.
Mikel Arteta has a social media presence on Twitter and Instagram, among other sites. He has around 673K Instagram followers under the username ‘@mikelarteta.’ Similarly, he has more than 1.44 million Twitter followers under the username ‘@m8arteta.’ Mikel Arteta’s net worth is predicted to reach $13.8 million by 2020, owing mostly to his football career. Mikel signed a deal with Arsenal as head coach in 2020, with an annual salary of £5 million, equivalent to Unai Emery’s. He allegedly earned $3.64 million per year when playing for Arsenal in 2012.
Mikel Arteta: Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Sibling
Mikel Arteta Amatriain was born on March 26, 1982, in San Sebastián, Spain. He is of Spanish ethnicity and has Hispanic ancestors. He, too, is 38 years old and was born under the zodiac sign of Aries. There is no information available regarding his family or educational background.
|Full Name:||Mikel Arteta|
|Net Worth:||$13.8 million|
|Height:||5 feet 9 inches (1.75m)|
|Profession:||Football coach, former player|
|Kids:||three (Gabriel, Daniel, and Oliver)|
Mikel Arteta started his football career at Antiguoko, where he met and befriended Xabi Alonso, a midfielder with whom he played every weekend. They used to play on San Sebastian’s beaches and gutters, and they aspired to play together at Real Sociedad. Arteta signed a €5.2 million contract with Real Sociedad in 2004 to play with Xabi Alonso. He came to Liverpool but failed to make an impact on the club. He signed a £6 million transfer deal with Scottish club Rangers in March 2002. Arteta had a great first season in Glasgow, quickly establishing himself as a first-team regular. Mikel got wounded in the stomach in the second part of the season and underwent surgery to correct the problem soon before the last game of the season. In January 2010, he returned from injury as a substitute in an FA Cup match.
On July 3, 2016, he was appointed Manchester City’s assistant coach, alongside Pep Guardiola’s subordinates Brian Kidd and Domenec Torrent. Mikel was also extensively linked to the position of Arsenal manager in 2018. On December 26, 2019, he stepped out of the Arsenal dugout for the first time as manager, after a 1-1 draw against AFC Bournemouth in the Premier League. He won his first match as Arsenal manager on January 2, 2020, a 2-0 triumph against Manchester United at the Emirates.
Mikel Arteta is a parent and a spouse. Lorena Bernal, an Argentine-Spanish actress, TV personality, and model was his wife. Bernal was Arteta’s first encounter in 2002. Bernal won the title of Miss Spain in 1999. She went on to participate in the Miss World pageant, finishing in the top ten. They began dating in 2006 and have been together ever since.
The couple married in a small ceremony in 2010. Gabriel, the couple’s first child, was born in 2009, and the couple’s other two children, Daniel and Oliver, were born in 2012 and 2015. There are currently no speculations about their extramarital relationships or other troubles. They are spending quality time together and living a luxury lifestyle.
Height, Weight, and Body measurements
Mikel is 5’9″ tall and weighs around 69 kg. He has dark hair, hazel eyes, and a slim build. He has a wonderful personality. Furthermore, no information about his physical dimensions is available.