Arsène Wenger faced the media on Monday afternoon ahead of the Champions League Group H clash with Shakhtar Donetsk at Emirates Stadium.

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

Wenger discussed:

  • the importance if the win over Birmingham
  • Jack Wilshere’s character
  • the debate over tackling
  • Eduardo’s return to Emirates Stadium
  • Marouane Chamakh’s growing importance
  • the threat posed by Shakhtar
  • whether he spoke to Wilshere after his red card
  • whether Liverpool are too good to get relegated
Copyright 2014 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 18 Oct 2010