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Jack Wilshere Biography & Latest News

Jack Wilshere Biography

Jack Andrew Garry Wilshere is an English footballer who plays as a midfielder for Arsenal and the England national team. Wilshere joined the Arsenal Academy in October 2001 at the age of nine and came up the ranks to become the captain at the tender age of 15. In 2007, he featured in the Champions Youth Cup and scored his first goal against Aston Villa Under-18s in a 4–1 win. He played an important role in Arsenal's 2009 FA Youth Cup win, scoring goals in the semi final and producing a man-of-the-match display against Liverpool. Arsenal manager Arsène Wenger gave Wilshere a place in Arsenal's first team squad for the 2008–09 season. On 25 November 2008, Wilshere came on as a substitute in a UEFA Champions League match against Dynamo Kyiv, becoming the fifth sixteen-year-old to ever play in the Champions League. On 29 January 2010, he was loaned off to Bolton Wanderers until the end of the season. Wilshere was named Arsenal's Player of The Month for September 2010. In April 2011, Wilshere won the PFA Young Player of the Year award, and was also named in the PFA Team of the Year for the 2010–11 season. Wilshere is a player known for his movement, vision, passing and combination play.
Basic Player Info
Full Name Jack Wilshere
Nationality England
Position Midfielder
Last Club Arsenal
Shirt Number 10
Career
Clubs
Arsenal Aug 2007 - Jan 2010
AFC Bournemouth Aug 2016 - Jun 2017
Bolton Wanderers Jan 2010 - May 2010
National
England Under 21 Jun 2009 - Oct 2012
England Jan 2010 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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Arsenal
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016/2017 Premier League 2 0 0 1 0 37
2015/2016 Premier League 3 0 0 0 0 141
2014/2015 Premier League 14 2 1 4 0 732
UEFA Champions League 5 0 1 1 0 367
Community Shield 1 0 1 0 0 68
League Cup 1 0 0 1 0 90
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 13
2013/2014 Premier League 24 3 4 6 0 1722
UEFA Champions League 7 2 1 0 0 520
FA Cup 3 0 0 1 0 175
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 90
2012/2013 Premier League 25 0 3 4 2 1698
FA Cup 4 1 0 0 0 221
UEFA Champions League 3 1 1 0 0 270
League Cup 1 0 0 0 0 120
2010/2011 Premier League 35 1 3 7 1 2653
UEFA Champions League 7 1 3 1 0 614
League Cup 5 0 0 0 0 441
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 114
2009/2010 UEFA Champions League 3 0 0 0 0 98
UEFA Champions League 3 0 0 0 0 98
League Cup 2 0 0 1 0 180
FA Cup 1 0 0 0 0 65
Premier League 1 0 0 0 0 0
2008/2009 UEFA Champions League 2 0 0 0 0 44
FA Cup 2 0 0 0 0 7
Premier League 1 0 0 0 0 6
Total 159 11 18 27 3 10584
AFC Bournemouth
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Bolton Wanderers
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National
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England
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016 France EC Qualification 5 2 0 1 0 433
European Championship 3 0 0 0 0 112
2014 Brazil WC Qualification Europe 4 0 0 0 0 145
World Cup 2 0 0 0 0 90
2012 Poland/Ukraine EC Qualification 2 0 0 1 0 172
Total 16 2 0 2 0 952
England Under 21
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Jack Wilshere Latest News & Articles

Five reasons why the English job is the worst in football
Five reasons why the English job is the worst in football
After Gareth Southgate's recent appointment as England manager, we examine why bigger managerial names never got themselves into the mix.
Twitter explodes as Arsenal comeback from 3-0 down to secure a draw against Bournemouth
Twitter explodes as Arsenal comeback from 3-0 down to secure a draw against Bournemouth
Arsenal were 3-0 down until the 69th minute before they came back to draw the match 3-3.
5 of the best team goals ever scored
5 of the best team goals ever scored
That moment when the whole team comes together to score a goal.
Transfer Rumour: AC Milan and AS Roma keen on signing Jack Wilshere
Transfer Rumour: AC Milan and AS Roma keen on signing Jack Wilshere
Jack Wilshere seems to have finally left his injury worries behind.
EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 3-0 Bournemouth - Player Ratings
EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 3-0 Bournemouth - Player Ratings
A Diego Costa and N'Golo Kante-less Chelsea strolled home, courtesy two goals by Pedro and a penalty by Hazard.
EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 3-0 Bournemouth – 5 Talking Points
EPL 2016/17: Chelsea 3-0 Bournemouth – 5 Talking Points
Talking points from Chelsea's 3-0 win over Bournemouth at Stamford Bridge
Jack Wilshere worried about Arsenal future; linked with a move to Chelsea
Jack Wilshere worried about Arsenal future; linked with a move to Chelsea
The 24-year-old will have only a year left on his contract at the end of the current season.
Premier League 2016/17: Analysing the festive period fixtures for the top 6
Premier League 2016/17: Analysing the festive period fixtures for the top 6
We look at the fixtures and predict the results of the next three games for the Premier League's top six teams.
Arsenal news: Jack Wilshere should not return to Arsenal says Jamie Carragher
Arsenal news: Jack Wilshere should not return to Arsenal says Jamie Carragher
Wilshere at crossroads of his career.
EPL 2016/17: Jack Wilshere wants to earn new contract with Arsenal
EPL 2016/17: Jack Wilshere wants to earn new contract with Arsenal
Wilshere also said that he would be rooting for the Gunners to win the league and hoped they did.
EPL 2016/17: Arsene Wenger believes Jack Wilshere can be the club's Steven Gerrard
EPL 2016/17: Arsene Wenger believes Jack Wilshere can be the club's Steven Gerrard
The French manager has also explained the reason behind letting Jack Wilshere leave on loan.
EPL 2016/17: I want Bournemouth to beat Arsenal, says Jack Wilshere
EPL 2016/17: I want Bournemouth to beat Arsenal, says Jack Wilshere
Wilshere's move to Bournemouth has been largely successful so far having featured for the Cherries nine times this season.
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 22nd November 2016
Daily transfer news and rumours roundup - 22nd November 2016
Take a look at some of the hottest rumours of the day.
Serie A transfer rumour: Jack Wilshere wanted by AC Milan
Serie A transfer rumour: Jack Wilshere wanted by AC Milan
A move to Milan could kickstart the young Englishman's career.
Arsenal news: Jack Wilshere unsure about his future at The Emirates
Arsenal news: Jack Wilshere unsure about his future at The Emirates
Wilshere unsure of future as he reveals almost moving away from Football.
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