Arsenal don’t play this weekend, our next game is on Tuesday evening when we face Swansea in the Premier League.
Nevertheless, the manager’s pre-game press conference took place this morning and he gave an update on the latest injury and team news.
There was some good news regarding Olivier Giroud who should return to the squad for the midweek encounter.
“Giroud should be back in the squad for Swansea,” he said. “Welbeck is too early, and that’s basically it.”
With four days until the match, there wasn’t much more in terms of team news, and with a weekend off Wenger was asked what his team would be doing.
“Practicing and preparing for our game,” he said.
“We need to recover a little bit from a very intense match against Chelsea, and will to prepare properly for this game.”