Emirates Stadium hosts the first North London derby of the season on Saturday. This year's fixture takes on extra significance with Arsenal and Tottenham level on points in the Premier League.

Ahead of the match, Arsène Wenger spoke exclusively to Arsenal TV Online. He discussed:

  • looking ahead to the North London derby
  • the 4-4 draw last year
  • possible absences in the Spurs side
  • the progress made under Harry Redknapp
  • his own record in North London derbies and against other sides from the capital
  • Arsenal's defensive record this season 

Arsenal TV Online subscribers can watch this exclusive interview now.

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