Arsenal boss Wenger: Man Utd scared me off Tevez pursuit
"I would have analysed it and looked at how would it go. But it looked as if they were on the case early.
"However I knew I had (Robin) van Persie and Adebayor to play at the start. I wanted to give them confidence.
"Then I had (Nicklas) Bendtner behind and I wanted to give him confidence. [In the end] I looked for a player like Eduardo, who can play left wing, right or central."