Arsène Wenger reflected on the Carling Cup campaign and looked ahead to Saturday's clash with Wigan when he sat down for his exclusive interview with Arsenal TV Online at the training ground.

The Frenchman discussed:

  • the Carling Cup campaign
  • why young players need criticism
  • a change of mood at the training ground
  • hauling in the Premier League leaders
  • Arsenal's defensive stability of late
  • staying focused against Wigan
  • goalkeeper Chris Kirkland
  • why he didn't sign Wilson Palacios
  • the talent emerging from Central America
  • making Emirates Stadium a fortress again
  • Don Howe's return to coaching at the age of 73

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