What Has Gone Wrong For Jack Wilshere? Stats compared to last season

What Has Gone Wrong For Jack Wilshere? Stats compared to last season

After Euro 2012, Jack Wilshere was painted as the saviour of English football, the player who would turn England into a team that could compete in international tournaments. Fast forward to now, that same player has suffered a loss of form that has led to him sitting on the bench for a crucial qualifier. He has also been the subject of controversy recently after being photographed with a cigarette outside a nightclub in London, which caused uproar within the press …
Who should partner Ramsey in Arsenal's midfield? Stats Comparison

Who should partner Ramsey in Arsenal's midfield? Stats Comparison

After a shaky start to the season with a 3-1 loss to Aston Villa, Arsenal have bounced back to win their last eight matches largely due to the strong showings from their midfield.  One outstanding performer in that midfield has been Aaron Ramsey. Ramsey's goal scoring and over all play has been key to Arsenal's early success, but a major talking point for Arsenal fans has been who should play next to him?  The three options Arsenal have to pair …
Arsenal Performance Analysis Vs Stoke | Ramsey, Özil, Wilshere, Gnabry & Flamini

Arsenal Performance Analysis Vs Stoke | Ramsey, Özil, Wilshere, Gnabry & Flamini

Arsenal powered their way to the top of the table with goals from Ramsey, Mertesacker and Bacary Sagna. New boy Mesut Özil made an impressive home debut and set-up all of Arsenal's 3 goals. It took the Gunners only 4 minutes to break Stoke City's resilience as Ramsey found the back of the net. However, Arsenal could not manage to control the game thereon. Stoke City equalised and threatened to take the lead on many occasions. This was until Mertesacker …
Wenger's Wilshere fitness worry

Wenger's Wilshere fitness worry

[caption id="attachment_26580" align="alignright" width="209"] Wilshere's creativity for Arsenal this season[/caption] Jack Wilshere has long been heralded as the future of English football and never more so now Roy Hodgson is in charge of the National team. However, with the Arsenal midfielder having only just recovered from a long and frustrating injury layoff this season Arsene Wenger has stressed the importance of him not being overused on the Arsenal Official Website. Arsenal supporters share the very same worry with Wilshere being a pivotal member of the Arsenal midfield …
Jack Wilshere v. Aaron Ramsey | In-depth Stats Analysis

Jack Wilshere v. Aaron Ramsey | In-depth Stats Analysis

Jack Wilshere and Aaron Ramsey have a lot more in common with each other than just the club they play for. They have the same salaries, and they’re roughly the same age (Wilshere is 21, Ramsey is 22), size, and position. In fact, on their Wikipedia pages, both are described as versatile players who function mostly as “box to box” midfielders. Both players have even had well-documented problems with injuries, and neither player is known as a prolific goal scorer. …
Santi Cazorla & Jack Wilshere | Can they be compared? Stats Analysis

Santi Cazorla & Jack Wilshere | Can they be compared? Stats Analysis

Tom Cleverley vs. Jack Wilshere | Stats Comparison

Tom Cleverley vs. Jack Wilshere | Stats Comparison

Manchester United’s Tom Cleverley and Arsenal’s Jack Wilshere are both excellent players, so to compare them with the intention of deciding who is better would be a wasteful exercise. Instead, it is more relevant to the interests of the Premier League and the England set-up to examine the respective strengths and weaknesses of the players and offer suggestions as to how they could complement each other in the future. It’s perhaps surprising to most that Wilshere has played more minutes …