Date: 10th August 2009 at 9:42am
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Arsenal youngster Jack Wilshere is not being ruled out of possible world cup selection next summer by Fabio Capello, who seems to rate the teenager very highly.

From Vital England:

Jack Wilshere is not quite a name that has sprung into the public eye overnight, as the Arsenal youngster has been known for sometime, but his impact most recently has caught the eye of Fabio Capello: ‘he surprised me. Really. I saw him last year two times because he played in the Carling Cup and he has improved a lot now.

‘He plays without fear, with confidence. And the other players passed the ball always to him. This is not normal to be so young and so good.’

The 17-year-old had been touted as a player that could have possibly been included in the England squad that faces Holland on Wednesday, but this was not the case, although a call-up during the course of the season that might then see Wilshere go to next summers world cup finals was not ruled out…

Full article: England – Wilshere not ruled out.