Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will return to full training this week, but Arsene Wenger attempted to apply caution as to when the England international will return to the XI.
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) February 9, 2015
Wilshere is ahead of schedule in terms of his rehabilitation and has been in the news for the wrong reasons this week amid another smoking incident.
Judging by the performance in the North London Derby on Saturday however, the playmaker’s return can’t come soon enough.
Tottenham Hotspur applied some intense pressure on the the likes of Santi Cazorla and Aaron Ramsey, with our midfield duo offering no answer.
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Wilshere’s game has always been about how he relieves pressure in the midfield with his burst of energy key to breaking the lines and his return will prove crucial.
As the Champions League resumes this month, the returning players will play a strong part to our season as the squad continues to fight on three fronts – with the retaining of the FA Cup a real target.