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 Sebastien Squillaci.

The French defender discusses:

  • his football journey
  • making sacrifices along the way
  • reaching the Champions League Final with Monaco
  • his move to French giants Lyon
  • the British media
  • enjoying his football in England
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