Wilshere set to sign new deal with Arsenal

England midfielder Jack Wilshere is set to sign a new deal with

Arsenal, tying himself to a Premier League club that has lost a

host of key players in recent years.

Wilshere says ”I am talking to the club and I probably will be

committing my future to the club in the next couple of weeks.”

Arsenal has lost Robin van Persie, Cesc Fabregas, Samir Nasri,

Gael Clichy and Alex Song – among others – over the past two

summers, while Theo Walcott could leave in June after failing to

agree a new contract with the club.

Arsene Wenger’s team began this weekend in seventh place in the

Premier League after a lackluster start to the season.

However, Wilshere says ”we can get back to being the force we