Southgate: Wilshere Is Being Played Out Of Position

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England manager, Gareth Southgate, believes Arsene Wenger is playing Jack Wilshere out of position.

Wilshere missed out of the England squad to play in the friendlies, having played just 25 minutes in the PL.

The England international midfielder has been hampered by injury and Southgate feels he is been played wrongly.

“Jack played as a number 10 all of last season on loan at Bournemouth,” Southgate said.

“That is not the way we are playing. When we have played with a 10, we have had Dele [Alli] and [Adam] Lallana, but we are not playing with a 10 tomorrow.

“I don’t think Jack is a 10. I think he is a deeper player, but he is not playing deeper. You’d have to ask Arsene why that was.

“But I want to be clear – I really like Jack Wilshere as a player. I think he is a talent and I really respect him as an individual. And I’m hoping that we are in a position in March where we can pick him.”

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