Wilshere was again impressive against Swansea, and Gibbs hailed his recovery after a lengthy spell on the sidelines.
“To be honest, I thought he was close to his best when he first came back," he said. "I of all people know what it’s like to come back from injuries. It’s not easy at all.
"He’s come straight back into the picture and for me he’s a world-class player and a pleasure to play with.”