Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta Meets Thomas Partey's Wife And Baby Girl, Video Melts Hearts

Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta Meets Thomas Partey's Wife And Baby Girl, Video Melts Hearts

  • Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta was elated to meet the family of his player Thomas Partey after their final game of the 2023/2024 season at the Emirates Stadium
  • A lovely video of Mr Arteta playing with Partey's daughter on the pitch melted the hearts of many football lovers and Ghanaians
  • Many people talked about the loving video, while others who are Gunners spoke about coming back stronger in the Premier League after almost securing it
  • Ghanaian sports journalist Lawrence Baidoo spoke about the performance of Partey in the 2023/2024 season

Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta met the baby girl of Ghanaian professional footballer Thomas Partey and his partner Janine Mackson at Arsenal's final game for the season at the Emirates Stadium.

Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta meets Thomas Partey's family
Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta meets Thomas Partey's family. Image Credit: @kikagoodhair and Getty Images
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Arsenal Coach met Thomas Partey's family

A lovely video of Mikel Arteta meeting Thomas Partey's family after Arsenal's 2-1 win over Everton has warmed many hearts online.

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The game, played at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, May 19, 2024, was the final game of the 2023/2024 season. Unfortunately, the Gunners could not secure the Premiere League title after their final match.

The team ended the season with 89 points while Manchester City secured 91 points making them the title holders and history setters for winning the title four times in a row.

After the match, one video that has since gone viral shows Arsenal defensive midfielder Thomas Partey's coach meeting his family.

In the video, the coach was excited to meet the Black Stars player's recently birthed daughter as he played with her while they were all on the pitch with the other players and their families.

Below are lovely scenes from the Emirates Stadium of Arsenal's final game for the season.

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Reactions to the photos and videos

Many people in the comment section talked about being proud Gunners and hopeful they would win the Premier League next season. Others also talked about how elated Mikel Arteta was to meet Thomas Partey's family.

Below are the reactions from football lovers to the videos and pictures:

mercury_2512 said:

The second slide you can tell Arteta is happy to see partey family ❤️

princessccynthia said:

I’m a Manchester United fan i sincerely wanted you guys to win.

__adventurousaurora said:

Yeah!!!! Gunners for life!

tjpson said:

Proud of my team.

dewale_kv said:

We go harder next season up gunners boss North London Forever ❤️❤️❤️

sppiwe said:

Everything Gunners for life

_tehmie said:

We are starting strong and finishing strong next season❤️

Sports journalist Lawrence Baidoo highlighted Partey's performance in the 2023/2024 season

In an exclusive interview with, Ghanaian sports journalist Lawrence Baidoo discussed the performance of Ghanaian professional footballer Thomas Partey with English club Arsenal in 2023/2024.

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Mr Baidoo noted that whenever Partey was in the squad, he added quality to the Arsenal midfield.

"His presence on the field gives Declan Rice the freedom to operate and join the attackers in the final third," he explained.

He also noted that Partey dictates play for the Gunners when they seem to be under pressure.

"It’s a shame injuries robbed us off of another impactful season with Arsenal, but Partey’s quality cannot be downplayed."

"We've missed him": Arsenal fan hails Partey, call him one of the best reported that Thomas Partey played a huge role in the EPL's recent North London derby between Arsenal and Tottenham Spurs.

Arsenal triumphed over Spurs after the game ended 3:2, reinvigorating Arsenal's title hopes for the 2023/2024 season.

Fans could not hide their excitement over Arsenal's new change agent, Thomas Partey, after the game.


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