After watching his side suffer their first and only defeat of this pre-season, Arsène Wenger spoke exclusively to Arsenal TV Online.

Despite the 2-0 loss, the manager was in good spirits about pre-season as a whole.

He discussed:

  • the defeat at Valencia
  • the changes at half time
  • pre-season as a whole
  • the latest on new signings
  • the injury news on Thomas Vermaelen
  • the negativity in the media about the season ahead

Subscribers can watch this exclusive interview now.

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