After watching his Arsenal Reserves side beat their West Ham United counterparts 4-2 on Tuesday night manager Neil Banfield spoke exclusively to Arsenal TV Online.
The Gunners held a 2-0 half-time lead but two penalties saw the Hammers level the game with 12 minutes to go. However further goals from Emmanuel Frimpong and Jay Emmanuel-Thomas, who completed his hat-trick, saw Arsenal leave Upton Park with all three points.
However the headline from the game was the inclusion of Sol Campbell in the line-up, and Banfield said it was a pleasure to have him involved.
Subscribers can watch this exclusive interview now. In it, Banfield discusses:
His side's spirit
- the decision to award West Ham's second penalty
- Sol Campbell's inclusion
- maintaining the pressure at the top of the table
- his assessment at the halfway point of the season