Theo Walcott made his first start in over a month against Newcastle in the Carling Cup on Wednesday night and returned to action with two impressive goals.

After the match he spoke to Arsenal TV Online and discussed:

  • an emphatic win at Newcastle
  • the 'lucky' opening goal
  • a controversial second goal
  • completing 90 minutes
  • the timing of his recent injury
  • the benefits of a proper pre-season
  • an open Carling Cup draw
  • Arsenal's approach to the competition
  • the competition for places
  • facing West Ham on Saturday

Subscribers can watch this interview in full now.

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