TV Online: Djourou - From Backstreet to Pro

20 January 2009 09:18
After making only two starts in 2007/08, Johan Djourou has already found himself in Arsène Wenger’s first XI 16 times this term.It has been quite a coming of age for Johan this season but where did it all begin for the Swiss defender?In this exclusive two-part interview with Arsenal TV Online, Johan retraces his steps 'from backstreet to pro’. Both parts of this feature are now available:Part OneJohan remembers his first kick of a football, moving to Switzerland at 17 months old, his time at Etoile Carouge FC, starting life as a striker, some encouraging words from his coach and life at the academy. Part TwoJohan on getting an education at the academy, leaving home at a young age, the rapid progress he made, being spotted by Arsenal and memories of his debut for Etoile Carouge,

Source: Arsenal

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