By Chris Harris

Arsène Wenger says Arsenal's pre-season preparations are right on track.

The vast majority of the manager's first-team squad have returned to training while some players have game time under their belts - lifting the Markus Liebherr Memorial Cup at Southampton last weekend.

The next steps of Arsenal's summer will be taken on tour in Asia and Wenger is content with the progress made so far.

"It has been a classic pre-season - that means working hard, good spirit and focus on our games that come up now," he told Arsenal Player.

"We go to Malaysia, China, Hong Kong, and everybody is happy to be together and have an experience away from home to prepare for the season.

"I think we are at 70 per cent of our potential at the moment. In the next four weeks we have to look for sharpness, competitive sharpness. That's not completely there at the moment but we are at the right stage of the preparation after two weeks."

Watch the full interview with Wenger on Arsenal Player.

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