Arsenal starlet Wilshere always grateful to Capello for England debut

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere says he'll always be grateful to Fabio Capello for giving him his England chance. Wilshere admitted his shock at Capello's resignation.

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere says he'll always be grateful to Fabio Capello for giving him his England chance.

Wilshere admitted his shock at Capello's resignation.

The Arsenal midfielder won his first cap under Capello against Hungary in August 2010.

He said on Twitter: "Shocked about news on Fabio Capello...gutted to be honest, gave me my 1st cap and believed in me! Thank you Mr Capello! £GreatManager."

Wilshere, who has not played this season because of injury, said Capello had had a "massive" impact on his career.

He tweeted: "People have there own judgement on Capello but for a young player who was given the chance to play for my country at such a young age...

"He has shown great belief and trust in me so I can only thank him....massive influence on my career so far! Sad to see him go!"

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