PICTURE: Podolski message ahead of the derby: 'The way to the top leads across White Hart Lane'

Arsenal forward Lukas Podolski has posted a message ahead of the weekend match against Tottenham Hotspur...

'The way to the top leads across the White Heart Lane.....'

Those were the words of Lukas Podolski in a post on Instagram earlier today.  And while he may have misspelt the ground of their fierce rivals, the sentiment from the Arsenal striker was clear.

The German international clearly has not given up on claiming the Premier League title, and sees a trip to White Hart Lane as the next challenge in climbing above Liverpool and Chelsea.

By the time Arsenal kick off on Sunday afternoon, they could be as many as 10 points behind Jose Mourinho's side.  But with both the Blues and the Reds facing tricky away games of their own, the Gunners will know that if things go their way, they could be as few as four points behind with a game in hand over the current leaders.

After firing in a belter against Bayern Munich on Tuesday evening, Podolski will no doubt be hoping to keep that scoring run going when he faces Spurs.


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