Arsène Wenger and his Arsenal side face Leeds United in the FA Cup on Wednesday and the manager sat down for his usual pre-match interview with Arsenal TV Online on Tuesday.

The Frenchman discussed all the major issues of the week.

Wenger talked about:

  • a good weekend for Arsenal
  • what Van Persie brings to the team
  • the latest injury bulletin
  • Vermaelen’s recovery
  • the latest on his search for a centre back
  • the changes he might make at Leeds
  • Szczesny’s authority in goal
  • the atmosphere at Elland Road
  • how Leeds have impressed him
  • the reason for so many FA Cup shocks

                Subscribers can now watch this interview 'on demand'.

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