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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 19
Career
Clubs
Arsenal Aug 2007 - Jan 2010
Arsenal May 2010 - Aug 2016
Arsenal Jul 2017 - Present
Bolton Wanderers Jan 2010 - May 2010
AFC Bournemouth Aug 2016 - Jun 2017
Arsenal Under 23 Aug 2017 - Present
National
England Jan 2010 - Mar 2017
England Under 21 Jun 2009 - Oct 2012
Stats
Clubs
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Arsenal
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Season Tournament Appearances Goals Assists Yellow Cards Red Cards Minutes Played
2009/2010 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 12 0 0 1 0 400
Arsenal
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Arsenal
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Bolton Wanderers
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AFC Bournemouth
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Arsenal Under 23
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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

UEFA Europa League 2017/18; Red Star Belgrade 0-1 Arsenal: 5 Talking Points
UEFA Europa League 2017/18; Red Star Belgrade 0-1 Arsenal: 5 Talking Points
An Olivier Giroud stunner settled the match for Arsenal in hostile Serbian conditions. Here's a look at the game's main talking points
UEFA Europa League 2017/18: Red Star Belgrade 0-1 Arsenal, Player Ratings
UEFA Europa League 2017/18: Red Star Belgrade 0-1 Arsenal, Player Ratings
Olivier Giroud's overhead kick in the 85th minute saved Arsenal's blushes. Here's how the players rated.
Twitter reacts after Arsenal's Olivier Giroud scores another Goal of the Year contender
Twitter reacts after Arsenal's Olivier Giroud scores another Goal of the Year contender
Arsenal beat Red Star Belgrade 1-0 with Giroud scoring a late winner
Jack’s back? Wilshere’s journey from prodigy to tragedy and back
Jack’s back? Wilshere’s journey from prodigy to tragedy and back
The Arsenal midfielder has seen his fair share of highs and lows but the reemergence is now in motion
Europa League 2017/18: BATE Borisov 2-4 Arsenal, Player Ratings
Europa League 2017/18: BATE Borisov 2-4 Arsenal, Player Ratings
Arsenal played BATE away, in only their second ever Europa League tie. Here are the player ratings.
It's now or never for Jack Wilshere's Arsenal career
It's now or never for Jack Wilshere's Arsenal career
Jack Wilshere's career is at a standstill and he'll have to make a statement this year or risk becoming a nobody.
UEFA Europa League 2017/18: Arsenal 3-1 FC Koln: 5 talking points
UEFA Europa League 2017/18: Arsenal 3-1 FC Koln: 5 talking points
Arsenal disposed of FC Cologne 3-1 to go top of Group H. Here's what we extracted from the encounter.
5 things Arsenal must do to salvage their season
5 things Arsenal must do to salvage their season
What Arsenal need to do to get their season back on track.
Jack Wilshere may still play an important role this season
Jack Wilshere may still play an important role this season
Wilshere may not have played for a long time for the Gunners, but he could still have an important role to play this season
5 English players who were not worth the hype
5 English players who were not worth the hype
Many English players are hyped up from a young age, and some never prove to be worth that hype.
All-time Premier League injured XI
All-time Premier League injured XI
These players have suffered from frequent injuries since their arrivals in the Premier League.
What does the future hold for Jack Wilshere?
What does the future hold for Jack Wilshere?
Wilshere's future at Arsenal has been uncertain for a couple of seasons and now it seems his time may finally be up.
Real Madrid offered a chance to sign Alexis Sanchez and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 18th July, 2017
Real Madrid offered a chance to sign Alexis Sanchez and other transfer news and rumours of the day - 18th July, 2017
A quick look at all the top transfer news of the day.
5 players whose careers tailed off after being cover stars on FIFA and PES
5 players whose careers tailed off after being cover stars on FIFA and PES
You won't believe those who were on the cover.
Five players whose superstar careers were ruined by injury
Five players whose superstar careers were ruined by injury
Each year a host of players are tipped as 'the next big thing' - here are five current stars who didn't reach the heights due to injuries.
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