Arsenal fans heap praise on captain Wilshere after Milan victory

Thursday was quite the day for Jack Wilshere. He was recalled to the England squad, having proved his fitness in recent months, and captained Arsenal as they saw off Milan 3-1.

That victory in the second leg of the Europa League last 16 tie against the Italian giants saw the midfielder put in another impressive performance, continuing his impressive resurgence this season.

Jack Wilshere's stats from Arsenal's 3-1 win over AC Milan

The fact that Arsene Wenger, who saw his side rack up a third straight win to ease the pressure on him, made Wilshere the skipper for the night shows how much he thinks of him.

However, the fact remains that the England international is out of contract at the end of the season and there is still no sign of that changing any time soon.

That contract stand-off was the focus of Arsenal fans’ attention after the easy win over Gennaro Gattuso’s side and we’ve taken a closer look at some of the best reaction on Twitter…