One issue has dominated football this week - Thierry Henry's handball against Ireland.

Arsène Wenger knows the striker as well as anyone and gave his verdict on that controversial World Cup play-off when he spoke to Arsenal TV Online on Thursday afternoon.

The Arsenal manager also gave his first reaction to the injuries suffered by Robin van Persie and Kieran Gibbs during the international break.

Subscribers can now watch our exclusive interview with the boss. Wenger discusses:

  • Thierry Henry's handball for France
  • the important questions thrown up by the incident
  • the latest injury news
  • Robin van Persie's unusual treatment
  • Eduardo's new contract
  • the busy week ahead
  • the rise of Steve Bruce
  • the prowess of Darren Bent
  • the importance of the Sunderland game
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