'We need to bear in mind different scenarios': Mikel Arteta opens up on summer transfer plans
- The boss says Arsenal need to plan their summer campaign.
- He adds the club have to define the direction which they are heading to.
- Arteta hopes the recruitment process will be as short as possible.
Mikel Arteta was asked at the pre-Newcastle press conference if he's already planning summer transfers.
“Absolutely, we have to plan,” he told reporters as quoted by Arsenal FC. “We need to know the direction we want to head and to do that we need to bear in mind different scenarios.
“With that in mind I have to tell the club what we need, where we think we can improve and where we need to aim.
“If we all aim for the same things, we put a plan in place to execute it, and make the process as short as possible.”