FA Cup win the proudest moment of my career, admits Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta | Football News

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Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta says Saturday’s FA Cup final victory over Chelsea was the proudest moment of his career.

Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta says Saturday’s FA Cup final victory over Chelsea was the proudest moment of his career.

Arsenal head coach Mikel Arteta hailed his side’s FA Cup victory over Chelsea as the proudest moment of his career – and has vowed to build his side around two-goal hero Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.

The Gunners won the FA Cup for a record 14th time by beating Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley, while they also became the first club to beat a specific opponent in as many as three finals in the competition.

Arteta paid tribute to the efforts of his players and when asked if this was the proudest moment of his career, he said: “I think so. I’m really proud of what we’ve achieved as I know the difficulties and everything we’ve been through.

“For me, personally, it’s been so tough the last six months for a lot of things that have happened in our lives, but I had only one mission when I came here which was to make the players and the staff believe that we could do it.

Arsenal have won each of their last seven FA Cup final appearances since 2002

“We had to change our energy and our mentality, and…