Arsenal ace Oxlade-Chamberlain: 12 months ago I was playing at Dagenham & Redbridge!

Arsenal whizkid Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain admits the past year has been a "whirlwind". The Ox is in England's Euros squad barely a year after he was playing for Southampton in League One.

Arsenal whizkid Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain admits the past year has been a "whirlwind".

The Ox is in England's Euros squad barely a year after he was playing for Southampton in League One.

"I remember playing in games for Southampton like Dagenham and Redbridge away on a cold Tuesday night and I’m grateful for these experiences," said Oxlade-Chamberlain.

'You have to work in those environments and it makes you strive to want to play in places like Wembley for your country. I want to work hard and make my future bright."

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