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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
Current Club Arsenal
Shirt Number 32
Career
Clubs
Arsenal Jul 2017 - Present
AFC Bournemouth Aug 2016 - Jun 2017
Arsenal May 2010 - Aug 2016
Bolton Wanderers Jan 2010 - May 2010
Arsenal Aug 2007 - Jan 2010
National
England Under 21 Jun 2009 - Oct 2012
England Jan 2010 - Present
Stats
Clubs
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AFC Bournemouth
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2016/2017 Premier League 21 0 2 3 0 1636
Total 21 0 2 3 0 1636
Arsenal
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Bolton Wanderers
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Arsenal
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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

Xavi says Pep Guardiola will try and sign Arsenal's Jack Wilshere in the summer
Xavi says Pep Guardiola will try and sign Arsenal's Jack Wilshere in the summer
The 25-year-old will only have a year left on his contract at the end of the current season.
5 best performances by Arsenal in the UEFA Champions League
5 best performances by Arsenal in the UEFA Champions League
Some of the best games Arsenal have played in the UEFA Champions League could spur them on this season.
Jack Wilshere praised as 'one of the best midfield players' by Pep Guardiola
Jack Wilshere praised as 'one of the best midfield players' by Pep Guardiola
The 25-year-old is a regular with The Cherries and will have only one year left on his contract at the end of the current domestic season.
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5 reasons fans hate Arsenal
Let's check out these 5 reasons why everybody hates England's eternal number 4s - Arsenal!
EPL 2016/17: 10 things we learned from Gameweek 22
EPL 2016/17: 10 things we learned from Gameweek 22
All the big talking points from Gameweek 22 of the Premier League.
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.
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