Thomas Vermaelen was at the sharp end on Wednesday night as wave after wave of Barcelona attacks tested the Arsenal defence at Emirates Stadium.

The Belgian defender spoke to Arsenal TV Online after an exhausting Champions League tie and subscribers can watch this interview now.

Thomas discussed:

  • his verdict on the game
  • Barcelona's incredible first half
  • Zlatan Ibrahimovic
  • Arsenal's physical advantage late on
  • their hopes for the second leg
  • the gameplan at the Nou Camp
  • getting a win against Wolves
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