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Profile of the French footballer Laurent Koscielny, who currently plays as a defender at Arsenal. The 29-year old player Koscielny joined Arsenal from Lorient and wears the number 6 shirt.

Laurent Koscielny
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        (Squad number 6)

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Laurent Koscielny Career
2004–2007Guingamp41(0)
2007–2009Tours67(6)
2009–2010Lorient35(3)
2010–Arsenal140(11)

2011–France21(0)

Laurent Koscielny : Arsenal News
“And while Koscielny believes Henry somewhat deserves the job, the France centre-half admits his compatriot must first learn the ropes. "At Arsenal, he is God," Koscielny said of Henry. "With Arsene Wenger, he made the club grow.”
 The Daily Express  8 days ago
“Speaking to Canal +, Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny discussed a number of subjects including the national team, Thierry Henry and his personal improvements. “I am trying to contain myself more.”
 getfootballnewsfrance.com  10 days ago
“Arsenal could well line up a move for the England man and answer for the long-term or going through a good spell of form? Per Mertesacker is 30 and Laurent Koscielny is 29 and both have their weaknesses, a world class centre-back might be more useful”
 The Independent  Yesterday
“The Brazilian centre-back has impressed for Arsenal since joining from Villarreal in January for £15m. Gabriel is competing with Per Mertesacker for a place alongside Laurent Koscielny in the Gunners defence.”
 Daily Star  3 days ago
“Gabriel has already helped the north London side look more defensively stable after deputising for Per Mertesacker and Laurent Koscielny during his five Arsenal appearances so far.”
 The Sport Review  4 days ago
“Laurent Koscielny has strengthened Arsenal's defence this season An Achilles injury picked up in October, followed by a calf problem in December, meant Laurent Koscielny was sidelined for 13 matches earlier this season.”
 Sky Sports  4 days ago
“For me, it seems like the logical Arsenal signing and the type of player Arsene Wenger Per Mertesacker’s lack of suitability to face all opponents and Laurent Koscielny is fast approaching the big number 30.”
 arsenal-mania.com  5 days ago
“would help him slot into the Arsenal team Raphael Varane would be a great signing for Arsenal especially as Arsene Wenger’s other centre half Laurent Koscielny plays with him for France.”
 kicksocca.com  5 days ago
Laurent Koscielny Career Honours
  • Club: FA Cup: 2013–14
  • Club: FA Community Shield: 2014
  • Ligue 2 Team of the Year: 2009

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    Goalkeepers
    Damian Martinez Wojciech Szczesny
    David Ospina
    Defenders
    Hector Bellerin Mathieu Debuchy
    Calum Chambers Kieran Gibbs
    Nacho Monreal Laurent Koscielny
    Per Mertesacker
    Midfielders
    Joel Campbell Theo Walcott
    Lukas Podolski Alexis Sanchez
    Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain Serge Gnabry
    Santi Cazorla Mesut Ozil
    Tomas Rosicky Abou Diaby
    Jack Wilshere Aaron Ramsey
    Mathieu Flamini Mikel Arteta
    Forwards
    Yaya Sanogo Danny Welbeck
    Olivier Giroud
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