Steve Bould has enjoyed plenty of big occasions as an Arsenal player. On Friday, he will be consigned to the touchline when his Under-18 side face Liverpool in the FA Youth Cup Final.

The former Gunner spoke exclusively to Arsenal TV Online ahead of the first leg at Emirates Stadium. Steve discussed:

  • what the competition means to a Club like Arsenal
  • the importance of getting a first-leg lead
  • handling the big occasion at Emirates Stadium
  • taking a tough route to the Final
  • the strengths of Liverpool
  • Thomas Ince, son of former England star Paul
  • the latest injury news
  • his selection dilemma
  • going to Anfield 20 years after winning the title
  • giving his boys a history lesson

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