Arsenal boss Wenger: Walcott ready for England

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believes Theo Walcott is now ready for the international stage.

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger believes Theo Walcott is now ready for the international stage.

Speaking after Saturday's 2-1 win at Ewood Park, Wenger was asked if Walcott is now ready to be a regular in the England set-up.

"He had a good pre-season, he is sharp and I am certain he will get a chance now with England," replied the manager. "So let's hope he will be ready.

"He is equipped, he is stronger and I think he is calmer in front of goal."

 
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