British media: Petr Čech could be named Arsenal new captain

In football, Czech international goalkeeper Petr Čech could become the new Arsenal captain next season, British media have reported. The Gunners are set to appoint a new captain in the summer as the veteran Spanish midfielder Mikel Arteta is set to retire when his contract expires. According to local media reports, the club’s manager Arsene Wenger is impressed with Čech’s communication skills and already regards him as one of the primary leaders of the squad.