Blackburn's Warnock tipped to keep quiet Arsenal star Walcott

Blackburn Rovers boss Paul Ince is backing fullback Stephen Warnock to keep Arsenal starlet Theo Walcott quiet this weekend. After Walcott's England heroics this week, Ince said: “Theo did well, it was a great hat-trick — he was outstanding. I hope he needs a rest and that Arsene Wenger might leave him out! “The kid is lightning but we have a very good left-back in Stephen. It’s a good challenge. “It’s a case of winning your one-on-one battles, hopefully Stevie can do that. But it isn’t just about Theo Walcott.

Blackburn Rovers boss Paul Ince is backing fullback Stephen Warnock to keep Arsenal starlet Theo Walcott quiet this weekend.

After Walcott's England heroics this week, Ince said: “Theo did well, it was a great hat-trick — he was outstanding. I hope he needs a rest and that Arsene Wenger might leave him out!

“The kid is lightning but we have a very good left-back in Stephen. It’s a good challenge.

“It’s a case of winning your one-on-one battles, hopefully Stevie can do that. But it isn’t just about Theo Walcott.

“And it’s good to see teams play with wingers because there aren’t many out there now.”

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