By Ollie Irish
Arsenal’s Danish striker Nicklas Bendtner is set to make his first appearance of the season, against Birmingham on Saturday, after recovering from a groin injury which he aggravated at the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
Bendtner claims he is “probably in the best physical shape ever”. Ah, he’s still a cocky son of a gun then: phew. The Prem would be much less interesting if the Dane had dosed up on humility during his spell in the physio room.
Arsene Wenger is also ringing with optimism about the