Wright, Frimpong and more: Twitter reacts to Wilshere’s Arsenal setback
Ian Wright and Emmanuel Frimpong both tweet their thoughts after Jack Wilshere undergoes ankle surgery
Jack Wilshere has been ruled out of action for three months after undergoing ankle surgery on Thursday.
The Arsenal midfielder suffered the injury during the 2-1 defeat by Manchester United at Old Trafford at the weekend.
News of Wilshere’s latest injury setback prompted plenty of activity on Twitter – and here are some of the updates from sports stars on the social network.
Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) is the first to wish Wilshere well: “Another ankle injury and surgery will sideline @JackWilshere for a few months. Bloody shame! Wish him well.”
Celebrity Arsenal fan Piers Morgan (@piersmorgan) keeps it short and simple: “Get back soon @JackWilshere”
Former Arsenal man Emmanuel Frimpong (@IAMFRIMPONG26) chimes in: “@JackWilshere Get well soon bro”
Jody Morris (@morriskid) feels sorry for the England international: “Feel for @JackWilshere .injuries can be a real heartbreaking side to the sport..felt he was beginning to hit the levels he’s capable of too”
Dean Ashton (@Dean36ashton10) tweets his support for the midfielder: “Football can be cruel!! @JackWilshere you know the routine!! #graft”
And finally, Arsenal legend Ian Wright (@IanWright0) wishes Wilshere well: “@JackWilshere sorry to hear it. All the best with the rehab.”