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Wenger suggests experienced team to face BATE

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 00:40

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believes experienced team needed to overcome BATE Borisov in Champions League.

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SENDING WITH COMPLETE SCRIPT. EDITORS PLEASE NOTE: PART AUDIO QUALITY AS INCOMING SHOWS: MINSK, BELARUS (SEPTEMBER 27, 2017) (REUTERS - ACCESS ALL) 1. ARSENAL COACH ARSENE WENGER AT NEWS CONFERENCE 2. (SOUNDBITE) (English) ARSENAL COACH ARSENE WENGER, SAYING: "I play an experienced team but have a young bench - that's what I did. So of all I believe that for us we have a very tight schedule. And it is an important game and that's why only one or two young players will start the game. But we will have a very experienced team out tomorrow." STORY: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger said on Wednesday (September 27) that he will field an experienced squad during Thursday's Europa League match against BATE Borisov. Wenger also said he wants to give a chance to couple of young players, hinting 20-year old Ainsley Maitland-Niles may be one of them. Wenger praised the young midfielder saying he has 'a great future' with Arsenal. The Gunners have won their first game in Europa League group campaign and will look for their second win in Belarus.

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Wenger suggests experienced team to face BATE

Wednesday, September 27, 2017 - 00:40