Shortly after Arsenal's 1-0 defeat against Newcastle in the Premier League on Sunday, Arsène Wenger met the media.

The manager discussed:

  • his team not being at their best
  • being unable to break down a good Newcastle side
  • the winning goal
  • Andy Carroll’s performance
  • Laurent Koscielny and Sebastien Squillaci
  • Koscielny's sending off
  • Arsenal’s concerning home form
  • the fitness of Cesc Fabregas and Samir Nasri
  • the return of Robin van Persie
  • missing an opportunity to close the gap on Chelsea

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