Laurent Koscielny has played every minute of this season’s Carling Cup campaign.

The French defender has used the competition to help him adapt to the physical demands of the English game and, ahead of Wednesday’s Semi Final first leg against Ipswich, he spoke exclusively to Arsenal TV Online.

Laurent discussed:

  • the recent draw with Manchester City
  • the title race
  • a ‘strange’ season
  • Arsenal’s improving defensive unit
  • the importance of the Carling Cup
  • how the competition has helped him adapt

Subscribers can now watch this interview 'on demand'.

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