Date: 3rd March 2008 at 2:51pm
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Arsene Wenger recieved a massive fitness boost this afternoon when it was revealed that Robin Van Persie is fit and will travel with the Arsenal squad to Milan.

The Dutchman hasn’t played regular football since last september when he injured his knee ligaments playing for the Dutch national team.

Since then he has made two attempts to come back, but has fallen foul of injury on both occassions.

He’ll not start for Arsenal, but he’ll be a very welcome sub. At least for the visiting team!

Match preview to follow this evening.