Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere is happy Emmanuel Eboue is returning to the club with Galatasaray.

Eboue's Gala will play in the Emirates Cup this weekend.

"He was a special character," the midfielder told the Official Arsenal Matchday Programme. "He was good around the dressing room. Even if he was upset that he wasn't playing, he kept everyone's spirits up and was a happy guy.

"He is missed and it will be good to see him around the place. A few of the fans will be happy to see him as well."