Midfielder who joined Arsenal FC in 2008 and became a member of the English national team in 2010.
He joined the Arsenal Academy, the team's youth system, at the age of 9.
He was picked to play on the English national teams above his age level, competing with the U-16 team when he was 14 years of age, and then with the U-17 team at 15.
He had a son, Archie Jack Wilshere, with his girlfriend in 2011. They had a daughter named Delilah in 2013. He started dating Andriani Michael in 2015; and they married in 2017.
He and Wayne Rooney were on the cover of EA Sports' FIFA 2012 video game.