Wilshere aims to keep improving
Jack Wilshere intends to work even harder next season as the young England midfielder looks to cement his place at the heart of the Arsenal team.
The 19-year-old will have played more than half a century of matches for club and country by the time he finally gets to head off for a well-earned summer break, which is not likely to be until after the end of England's involvement at the European Under-21 Championship.
Wilshere may now be an integral member of both the Gunners and Three Lions set-ups, but the teenager has no intentions of resting on his laurels, and told the June edition of the official Arsenal magazine: "My target at the start was to play 20-25 games. I have to keep working hard."
He added: "Next year I will set myself new targets and one of them will be to score more goals. I have only scored twice this season and that is not enough.
"I used to score a lot in the youth team and there is no reason why I can't take that into the first team.
"Above that, though, I have to keep my place in the Arsenal team.
"I am still young, still learning and there is plenty of quality in the squad who can step in."
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