Robin van Persie knows Twente better than any other player in the Arsenal squad. That is why Arsenal TV Online decided to talk to him ahead of the game on Wednesday.

In this exclusive interview, he discussed:

  • Twente's tactical approach
  • whether they have got weaker over the summer
  • playing ‘away’ at Vitesse Arnhem 
  • the mental change from friendlies to crucial cup ties
  • the need for trophies this seasonetting match sharpness

Subscribers can now see this exclusive video by selecting the play button on the right

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