Arteta: Manchester City Can Stand ahead Arsenal

Arsenal FC midfielder believes that Manchester city are favourite once again and they can win the league once more as they did last season.

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Mikel Arteta spoke to reporters that Manchester city can stand ahead of them in the league and they are favorite to win it once again. He believes that they can improve and stand above third position while Mancini’s side could win the title.

He told reporters, ““I think Manchester City would be the favourite team in next EPL season.”

Additionally he also said that Arsenal could also fight for the title this time as Wenger’s signings Lukas Podolski and French striker Olivier Giroud could escort them to the title.

He also added that, “ Arsenal also has a big chance to fight for the title, if we could show our abilities totally, we could overcome any rivals. ”

Arteta claimed that the friendly match in Beijing(see prediction) can prove important as they can come up with win which might be a bright start for a new season. They are playing against city in Beijing at Friday on a friendly tour.

The Spanish footballer analyzed that this season would be attacking one from the gunners and he has expected to score something above 10 goals.

Arteta also revealed his wish to be included in the Spanish squad for the World cup 2014.