Boxer and Arsenal fan Audley Harrison challenges fellow Londoner David Haye in a heavyweight world title bout at Manchester's MEN Arena on November 13.

The former Olympic champion is currently in training for the fight but took time out to speak to Arsenal TV Online before attending Sunday’s game against Newcastle at Emirates Stadium where he will make an appearance on the pitch at half time.

Harrison discussed:

  • how his preparation is going
  • going onto the pitch before the Newcastle game
  • playing in Martin Keown’s testimonial at Highbury
  • his Arsenal idols
  • how many games he attends at Emirates Stadium
  • his early concerns at Arsenal’s start to the campaign
  • Alex Song’s late winner against West Ham
  • whether Arsenal will win silverware this season
  • his intelligence in the ring
  • similarities between himself and Arsène Wenger
  • the fight being the pinnacle of his career
  • his moment to shine
  • parading the title against Tottenham on November 20

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4 Nov 2010