Jack Wilshere apologises for anti-Tottenham chants

Published 10 Comments

Football News

Arsenal star and FA Cup winner Jack Wilshere has apologised after his victory celebrations on Sunday took a turn for the worse.

The Arsenal central midfielder took to the microphone in an expletive-laden rant to sing anti-Tottenham songs with the Gunners' faithful.

The Arsenal team bus had driven past the Emirates Stadium to celebrate Arsenal's second successive FA Cup win with fans.

The 23-year-old, who has been sidelined for much of the season, has used his Twitter account to thank fans for helping make his dreams come true and to speak to those he had offended with his language.

"Sharing back to back Cup wins with so many amazing Gooners is a dream come true," he wrote. "Apologies if I upset or offended any of you with my celebrations.”

Wilshere has scored just two goals this season and seen the likes of Aaron Ramsey, Mesut Ozil and Francis Coquelin take his place in the Arsenal starting XI.

The number 10, who remains a key player in the Arsenal squad, will be hoping to stay injury free in the build up to the start of the new season and try to re-gain a place in the side.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

FA Cup
Jack Wilshere

Article Comments

Read more

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again