Arsenal tie down five players to long term contracts including Jack Wilshere - originally posted on Soccerlens.comArsenal have tied down five British players to long term contracts, but Theo Walcott is yet to resolve his contract wrangle.
The London club have ensured the future of Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Aaron Ramsey, Kieran Gibbs, Jack Wilshere and Carl Jenkinson, but still there is no sign of Theo Walcott signing on the dotted line.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed the contract renewals of the players mentioned above. The Frenchman has emphasized on building a strong base of British players at the club, which he thinks will be crucial in providing Arsenal with ‘stability’ in the future.
“We are delighted that these five young players have all signed new long-term contracts.
“The plan is to build a team around a strong basis of young players, in order to get them to develop their talent at the club.
“Jack is certainly the best known, the leader of this gro...