Mesut Ozil wants Jack Wilshere’s no.10 shirt!

After wearing Germany’s football team’s No.10 shirt, playmaker Mesut Ozil has expressed the desire to don the coveted number at English club Arsenal as Jack Wilshere has left on loan for Bournemouth.

“It just went free, and I definitely want it,” said Ozil when he was asked about the Arsenal No.10 shirt in an interview with German newspaper Express on Saturday. Continue reading

Arsenal fan favourite takes first step towards salvaging career

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has completed his loan move to Bournemouth, as confirmed by the club via their official Twitter account.

The Englishman was also known to be a target for the likes of Crystal Palace, Juventus, AC Milan and AS Roma this summer, with the Eagles believed to have been leading the race to sign him until today evening.

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Wenger’s favourite on the brink of shocking transfer

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has arrived at Bournemouth ahead of his loan move to the club, according to reports in Sky Sports.

The 24 year old, who was also understood to be on the wishlist of Crystal Palace, Juventus, AC Milan and AS Roma this summer, is believed to have reached an understanding with his club with regards to him needing to move to another club to land himself regular game time.

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Middlesbrough take Arsenal youngster on loan for the season

Middlesbrough have beaten off competition from a whole host of English clubs to take Arsenal defender Calum Chambers on loan for the season.

The 21 year versatile defender, who joined Arsenal two years back from Southampton for a rather extravagant £16 million, made only 12 appearances in the Premier League last season, and needs to play regularly to continue his development. Continue reading

Arsenal set to take shocking decision over future of fan favourite

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger is understood to be contemplating sending midfielder Jack Wilshere out on loan this summer, with reports in The Daily Mail revealing that Crystal Palace have now entered the race to sign him.

It is believed that Serie A giants Juventus and AS Roma are also interested in landing the player on a temporary basis as of now; however, the Englishman would prefer a move to another London club which is why the Eagles have a good chance of landing him.

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Wenger provides 4 player injury update… news better than expected

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger faces his annual injury crisis at the start of a new Premier League season with as many as four players, including defenders Gabriel, Per Mertesacker, midfielder Jack Wilshere and forward Danny Welbeck ruled out of their Premier League opener against Liverpool on Sunday.

Defender Gabriel was the latest to join the injured list, after picking up a knock in a pre-season match against Manchester City last Sunday and is now set for a prolonged spell on the sidelines for six to eight weeks. Continue reading

Wilshere gets injured… again.

In what is becoming a recurring theme in the career of Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere, the youngster has picked up another injury in pre-season, though hopefully this one shouldn’t rule him out of action for too long… in fact quite possibly just a week.

Wilshere missed Arsenal’s second game in the US against Chivas due to his injury, though might still travel with the Arsenal squad to Scandinavia as the Gunners look to wrap up their pre-season with games against Viking FK and Manchester City. Continue reading

Jack Wilshere: “We wanted to win the league”

Jack Wilshere showed glimpses of just why he is still so highly rated at Arsenal, producing an excellent display in an advanced midfield position, especially in the second half as the Gunners worked hard to pick up a 2-2 draw against Manchester City at the Etihad Stadium.

The England international came on midway through the first half to replace an injured Danny Welbeck, and though he struggled to come to terms with the pace of the game initially, he produced a much better display as the game wore on and created some excellent chances for his teammates with a powerful display. Continue reading