"No doubt my situation has changed since last year," Clichy told L'Equipe Magazine. "I won't lie to you: I am waiting for a sign.
"But I have to be realistic: France have high level left backs with [Eric] Abidal and [Patrice] Evra.
"I have been waiting for three years in Ashley Cole's shadow so I can also wait for the coach to call me up.
"I am waiting for that and working like a dog to keep my place at Arsenal."