Mikael Silvestre brought some experience to an Arsenal side with an average age of under 20 when he lined up against Burnley on Tuesday night. Afterwards, the French defender spoke to Arsenal TV Online.

He discussed:

  • the chances at both ends
  • his assessment of the Arsenal youngsters
  • how they will benefit from the Cup run
  • the mood in the squad since the Chelsea game
  • the lessons they have learned
  • the potential pitfalls against Wigan

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