He said: "I remember when I was the only Arsenal player in the England squad, so it is nice to have so many of us, and we're all a similar age as well. We're close, we get on.
"Me and Kieran Gibbs have been together since we were 10, so it's nice to see him coming through and really putting in dominant performances for his club and country. Some of the one-touch football we play at Arsenal is coming in with England."
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