Arsène Wenger has had a busy week. After beating Blackpool, the Arsenal manager sealed a deal to bring Sebastien Squillaci to Emirates Stadium before setting his sights on Blackburn.

In between, he spoke to Arsenal TV Online about all those major events. He discussed:

  • why he chose to bring in Squillaci
  • the rest of his transfer business during this window
  • the tough baptism for Laurent Koscielny  
  • coping with the expected strength of Blackburn
  • what a win up there would do for Arsenal's season
  • the job Manuel Almunia has on the day
  • Marouane Chamakh's eventful home debut against Blackpool
  • Theo Walcott's wonderful hat-trick on the day

Subscribers can now see this exclusive interview

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