Wilshere: Abusive fans targeted my kids

December 24, 2013
By ESPN staff

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere claims that his gesture towards Manchester City fans, which earned him a two-game ban, was because they were targeting his children.

Wilshere, 21, missed Monday's 0-0 draw against Chelsea and will also sit out the Boxing Day clash at West Ham after the FA slapped him with a ban following Arsenal's 6-3 defeat at the Etihad Stadium.

The England international admitted he was wrong to be riled up by the ...

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