and I’m a better person for it. Now if I get injured I know what it takes to come back.’
GUNNING FOR GLORY
Following the MF shoot – in which one of his scissor kicks nearly punched a hole through the studio ceiling – Wilshere returns to first-team action with a bang. After scoring Match Of The Day’s goal of the season – a bullet half-volley into the top corner from outside the box in Arsenal’s 4-1 demolition of West Bromwich Albion – he appears as a substitute at Wembley as the Gunners retain the FA Cup, beating Aston Villa 4-0. A few weeks later he crowns his season with two stunning goals in a manof-the-match display as England secure a vital Euro 2016 qualifying win in Slovenia.
Now, with a World Cup-winning addition to Arsenal’s fitness staff, a tailored gym
Wilshere tackles Lionel
Messi in Arsenal’s 2-1 Champions League win
over Barcelona in 2011