Arsenal information: Ainsley Maitland-Niles keep

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Ainsley Maitland-Niles won’t depart Arsenal this summer season and can be a part of Mikel Arteta’s plans after talks with the Gunners boss.

The Maitland-Niles made simply 11 Premier League appearances in the primary half of final season, largely off the bench, earlier than being loaned out to West Brom. He has continued to be a small participant this semester and performed simply 19 minutes in Arsenal’s first three Premier League matches.

Everton made a mortgage provide with the choice to purchase the versatile midfielder over the weekend, and the membership in north London took a while to reply.

This annoyed the participant, who has struggled to get into the workforce since Arteta’s arrival on the membership. Maitland-Niles additionally expressed his anger and posted on Instagram that he wished to be a part of a web page the place he would play recurrently.

In response, Arsenal knowledgeable him that he can be banned from coaching in the primary workforce. According to The Mirror, nevertheless, the membership’s place has softened after clear talks with Arteta, and Maitland-Niles is again in his supervisor’s plans for the season.

He can play wherever on the fitting aspect as effectively as in midfield and 90 minutes understands that the participant would favor the latter position going ahead. This is the place he’s extra seemingly to current as effectively, with Arteta well-sorted in protection.

Calum Chambers, Cedric Soares and the upcoming new signing Takehiro Tomiyasu can all play right-back. However, one other right-wing defender, Hector Bellerin, won’t be concerned on this marketing campaign, as he has agreed on a mortgage to Real Betis – a deal that doesn’t embrace a name choice.

It is unlikely that Arsenal will make additional signings earlier than Tuesday’s deadline. The Gunners have already had a busy summer season with Ben White, Martin Odegaard, Nuno Tavares, Albert Sambi Lokonga and Aaron Ramsdale already arriving.

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