ARSENAL legend Ian Wright believes his former club’s mental edge will see them end the season above their north London rivals Tottenham.
The Gunners moved closer to their old foes on Monday with Thomas Vermaelen’s strike five minutes into injury time earning a dramatic 2-1 win over Newcastle.
The victory means the 10-point gap that once separated Arsenal and Spurs has been reduced to one, leaving the former well-placed to achieve the top-four finish that seemed way beyond them at the turn of the year.
Wright – who won the Premier League and two FA Cups with the Gunners – has been impressed by Arsene Wenger’s side’s spirit of late and predicts they will end the season above Spurs.
He said: “This is where their squad’s going to be tested and this is what I say to the Tottenham fans.
“You just have
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