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Jack Wilshere: I'm happy with where I am

Wilshere: I'm happy with where I am

02/11/2017 at 22:34Updated 02/11/2017 at 23:39

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has said that he’s happy with where he is after coming through 90 minutes against Red Star Belgrade on Thursday.

Having played the full match in Serbia a couple of weeks ago Wilshere managed to do the same on Thursday during the 0-0 draw despite a nervous moment when he went down holding his knee.

Speaking to BT Sport after the game he spoke of how he was happy with his situation at the moment.

Jack Wilshere of Arsenal goes down injured during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and Crvena Zvezda at Emirates Stadium on November 2, 2017 in London, United Kingdom.

Jack Wilshere of Arsenal goes down injured during the UEFA Europa League group H match between Arsenal FC and Crvena Zvezda at Emirates Stadium on November 2, 2017 in London, United Kingdom.Getty Images

"I feel good. I'm trying to get in the team but there are good players here. I'm happy with where I am. I'm enjoying my football and being back in an Arsenal shirt.

"We'll have to be better when we go to Manchester City. We'll go there full of confidence."

Red Star had a couple of chances to win the game, whilst Wilshere himself saw a chip cleared off the line, and after the game the Arsenal man said they would take a draw but they weren’t overly pleased.

Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere (R) misses an oppurtunity at goal during the UEFA Europa League Group H football match between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade at The Emirates Stadium in London on November 2, 2017.

Arsenal's English midfielder Jack Wilshere (R) misses an oppurtunity at goal during the UEFA Europa League Group H football match between Arsenal and Red Star Belgrade at The Emirates Stadium in London on November 2, 2017.Getty Images

"At the start of the tournament, we knew we had the quality to get out of the group. If you can't win the game, don't lose it. We're not delighted with a point but we'll take it.

"In the first half they were the better team. In the second half we were better. We'll learn from this. We want to win the group.

The result means that they qualify for the knock-out stages, remaining undefeated after four matches.

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