Welcome to Close Up - where we get up close and personal with Arsenal's stars.
Every week, subscribers can watch a brand-new episode on Arsenal TV Online and find out more about the players they cheer on week-in, week-out.
This week the focus falls on Johan Djourou.
The Swiss defender discusses:
- playing a number of sports growing up
- moving from Ivory Coast to Switzerland
- understanding what it means to wear the red of Arsenal
- comparisons between Highbury and Emirates Stadium
- becoming a first-team regular this season
- what is "special" about being a footballer