Robin van Persie's return to the Arsenal squad was top of the agenda when Arsène Wenger faced the media at the training ground on Tuesday afternoon.

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

Wenger discussed:

  • the latest ownership developments
  • Robin van Persie's comeback
  • the significance of his return
  • a 'tough time' for Robin
  • having a break after Barcelona
  • chasing a win at White Hart Lane
  • the state of the title race
  • North London derbies
  • improving the pitch at Wembley
  • Lady Nina Bracewell-Smith
  • Sol Campbell's return to Tottenham
  • Spurs' top-four ambitions
  • Thomas Vermaelen's strengths
  • losing his strikers to injury this season
  • Jens Lehmann's retirement
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