Arsenal captain Mikel Arteta is confident it will take just "five minutes'' to put the finishing touches to a contract extension once he is fully fit and back in the squad.
Arteta, 33, is set to miss Saturday's FA Cup semifinal against Reading at Wembley as he recovers from a minor ankle problem picked up on his return to action with the under-21s following a calf injury which sidelined him since the end of November.
Manager Arsene Wenger is keen to retain the services of Arteta, who is out of contract...
If Aaron Ramsey finds the net for Arsenal at Wembley again in Saturday's FA Cup semifinal with Reading, he intends to look towards the Heavens rather than end up "knackered" on the turf like he did last year.
It was Ramsey's strike deep into extra-time on a baking May afternoon which sealed a dramatic 3-2 victory over Hull, the Arsenal players swamping the midfielder in a release of emotion as the club ended a near decade wait for silverware in what was a standout campaign for the Wales international.