Wenger confident Walcott will ink deal

December 29, 2012
By ESPN.com news services
Arsene Wenger thinks Theo Walcott is starting to show signs he can convert himself from a winger to a top-scoring striker in the same way that former star Thierry Henry did at Arsenal.

"I like what I have seen of Theo through the middle," the Arsenal manager said. "It's an interesting challenge (for him). I think he can take it on. He is now 23. I decided to play Thierry Henry at 23 through the middle because you have to learn a lot before."

Wenger on Friday also reiterated ...

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