He said: "Arsenal is a tough draw, but we know we can beat them. They have some very good players, but they have not improved like they would have wanted this summer. We can compete with them on a football level.
"When you consider how tough a place Turkey is to visit, we have every reason to feel confident we can beat Arsenal.
"The fans create a real atmosphere here and it is intimidating for the opposition. We are confident we could go and win in London if we needed to."
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