If All Or Nothing: Arsenal proves anything, it's that Gooners should adore Mikel Arteta

Arsenal Manager Mikel Arteta during the Arsenal Media Day at the Arsenal Training Ground at London Colney on August 01, 2022 in St Albans, England.
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Arsenal fans united in chorus for the manager in the Gunners' opening fixture of the season against Crystal Palace, serenading a former captain on the touchline that they have a deep affinity for. They also sang the "Super Mik Arteta" chant.

You see, Eagles chief Patrick Vieira is loved by Gooners. And why wouldn't he be? The indomitable midfield general of the greatest Arsenal side of all time, Vieira became a byword for the club's continental crunch; a side of flair and force. Vieira's name rung out when he visited the Emirates Stadium last season – long before the Arteta chant was even born. Arseblog writer Tim Stillman even touted the Frenchman as a successor for the current boss in FourFourTwo's Season Preview.

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