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Vermaelen expects Arsenal to show true grit in Premier League

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Thomas Vermaelen insists Arsenal will shake off the draining effects of their marathon FA Cup semi-final win over Wigan in time to revive their bid for a top-four finish in the Premier League. 

Arsenal's Thomas Vermaelen (L) fights for the ball with Wigan Athletic's Callum McManaman during their English FA Cup semi-final match, at Wembley Stadium in London, on April 12, 2014

Arsene Wenger's team were pushed to the limits by holders Wigan and needed a late equaliser from Per Mertesacker to force the penalty shoot-out which finally enabled them to see off their stubborn Championship opponents after a 1-1 draw at Wembley on Saturday.

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