Arsenal need just a point against Standard Liege on Tuesday to qualify for the UEFA Champions League knockout stages.

Meanwhile, a win would guarantee that the Gunners finish top of Group H.

Ahead of the match manager Arsène Wenger spoke to the media at the Club's training centre. He discussed:

  • Kieran Gibbs' return to the squad
  • an update on Arsenal's injured players
  • the mood of the squad after the Sunderland game
  • why the Gunners lost that game
  • the Premier League title race
  • the importance of winning Group H
  • his recollections of the 3-2 win over Liege in September
  • the return of Theo Walcott against Sunderland
  • Thomas Vermaelen's attitude and quality
  • Tottenham's 9-1 win over Wigan
  • Standard Liege's ability to raise their game

Arsenal TV Online subscribers can watch the press conference in full now.

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23 Nov 2009