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Arsenal star to miss Swansea, Chelsea, West Ham, Liverpool & Stoke games

07:33 14 January 2013

Arsenal's Mikel Arteta celebrates. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Arsenal's Mikel Arteta celebrates. Photo: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

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Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger revealed that Mikel Arteta will miss the games against Swansea, Chelsea, West Ham, Liverpool and Stoke after a calf injury.

The Spaniard suffered the injury during training and missed the 2-0 defeat to Manchester City.

“He has a scan on Monday, [he will be out for] approximately three weeks,” Wenger said.

“It is a strain on his calf. Of course [it’s a blow]. In midfield he gives us stability, experience and tactical knowledge. We will miss that.”

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