Jack Wilshere in seven heaven as he gets to emulate hero David Beckham

England midfielder Jack Wilshere

England midfielder Jack Wilshere

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Jack Wilshere is honoured to have been given the same number seven shirt worn by his England hero David Beckham.

The Football Association confirmed England’s World Cup squad numbers during a training camp in Portugal last Thursday.

Wilshere was lying on a sun lounger at the time, drifting off after a long training session in which he was made to wear padded clothing to replicate the sweaty conditions he will encounter in Manaus.


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