Declan Rice reveals Arteta got over his nerves from the first day.

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Declan Rice has revealed how Mikel Arteta’s welcome on his first day at the club helped him ease his nerves. The midfielder joined the Gunners for a club record fee of £105 million from West Ham in July.

He quickly adapted to the team. And since then he has played in all 4 Premier League matches. Scored 1 goal and received the Man of the Match award in 2 games UFABET

Declan Rice was full of praise for Arteta, admitting he was made to smile by the Spaniard. When moving to the Emirates Stadium

He recently revealed that the Gunners manager broke his nerves by smiling from the first day he arrived at London Colney.

Speaking on the Tubes and Ange Golf Life YouTube channel. He said: “I was a little nervous. The first day I went there was Sunday. The team’s players were not present. But I came out of the physio room and Arteta did a little thing where he put a sticker on me and said ‘Hi, new me’. Arsenal)”

“He came over and put it on my chest. The U-18 and U-21 teams were all in the cafeteria. And I had to walk past trying to hide my breasts! It’s just a little thing like that.”