Arsenal captain Thomas Vermaelen insists they can handle their looming tough run of games.
First, they host rivals Chelsea in the Capital One Cup before a home game in the Premier League against Liverpool, then they face the return clash against Dortmund in the Champions League and a visit to league champions Man United.
Vermaelen said: “That period will be a hard time for us and really intense – but that’s why you come to play for a big club like Arsenal.
“You want to play in those kind of games, so to get four of those games in a row is something we have to look forward to.”
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