Arsène Wenger was in a confident mood when he faced the media ahead of Wednesday's trip to Aston Villa - the first of four high-profile Premier League fixtures in the space of two weeks.

Subscribers can now watch the manager's entire pre-match press conference on Arsenal TV Online. Wenger discussed:

  • the latest injury situation
  • Sol Campbell's role in the squad
  • why the games get easier at the end of the season
  • Jack Wilshere's imminent loan deal
  • Fulham defender Chris Smalling
  • speculation over a new striker
  • the fall-out from the FA Cup defeat
  • Philippe Senderos' future
  • the Boxing Day win over Aston Villa
  • goal difference at the top of the Premier League
  • Theo Walcott's evolution
  • Wojciech Szczesny
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