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17 November, 2017, 01:07 | Author: Carla Brady
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He added, "Two years ago when we finished above them we were disappointed because we didn't win the title".

Arsenal have not beaten third-placed Tottenham in the last six league meetings but Wenger remains confident they can beat their local rivals.

Arsenal trail Pochettino's side by four points going into Saturday's north London derby, though the Czech worldwide insists that The Gunners focus remains exclusively on adding more silverware.

It's the first match back after the worldwide break for most of the Arsenal players but Arsebe Wenger was asked why Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud were sent back early from the France squad.

For what seems like the first time in decades, Tottenham is widely regarded as a clear favorite even though the match is taking place at Arsenal's Emirates Stadium.




Petr Cech believes Tottenham must win a trophy to match Arsenal's success, denying suggestions of a north London power shift, reports Sky Sports.

Having sat out England's friendlies against Brazil and France, Tottenham's Harry Kane is expected to start for the visitors, Wenger acknowledging he has made plans to combat the star centre-forward.

Meanwhile Arsenal have lost four of their first 11 league games and are four points behind their rivals in sixth. Only Emmanuel Adebayor (8) and Robert Pires (7) have scored more goals in this fixture in the Premier League.

Kane will be expecting to feature for Mauricio Pochettino's men when the Lilywhites travel to The Emirates to take on Arsenal on Saturday lunchtime. The Czech goalkeeper also said that Spurs need to win a trophy if they want to prove how far they've come under Pochettino's time as manager.

Tottenham fans have been discussing a "powershift" in the north of the London following last season's league standings.

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