Johan Djourou got a vital 45 minutes under his belt ahead of the Champions League Semi-Final when he replaced the injured Mikael Silvestre at half-time on Sunday. The Swiss defender has been suffering from a knee problem but helped Arsenal to a clean sheet against Middlesbrough.

In an exclusive post-match interview Johan discussed:

  • the win over Middlesbrough
  • having plenty in reserve on Sunday
  • securing fourth place
  • looking forward to Old Trafford
  • his return from injury

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