William Gallas will have thing on his mind when he leads Arsenal out in Kyiv on Wednesday night - the need to pick up three points.

The captain knows the value of a solid start to the Champions League group stage and looked forward to the Ukraine trip when he spoke to Arsenal TV Online after the win over Blackburn.

Subscribers can now watch this interview. William discusses:

  • his special pre-match chat at Blackburn
  • trying to play a captain’s role
  • the defensive stability this season
  • the tough trip to Kyiv on Wednesday
  • getting the longest journey out of the way first
  • the need to start the group well
  • Gael Clichy getting his first French cap

Subscribers can now watch the interview by clicking on the black box opposite.

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