Oxlade-Chamberlain – Theo will look after me at the Euros!

The Arsenal youngster Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is still pinching himself after getting a shock call-up for the England squad for this summers Euro2012 tournament, but extremely happy that the more experienced Theo Walcott will be there to show him the ropes.

“It is massive to have Theo in the squad as well,” Oxlade-Chamberlain said on the official Arsenal site. “To be named in the squad, straight away you think of everyone else there.

“I have been watching the likes of Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard and John Terry for a number of years on TV and also playing for England. That only seems like yesterday and now I’m going to be going with them, it is a bit daunting but I can’t wait.

Could Del Piero be Arsenal’s new Thierry Henry?

It seems that after 19 years as a Juventus player, Alessandro Del Piero is ready for a new challenge. The 37-year old striker has hinted strongly that he is looking for pastures new by saying “My experience here has been wonderful, with great happiness and enthusiasm. Embracing my team mates (after clinching the title), and in all the games, whether I played or not. It was a little strange but right now I only want to smile.”

Wenger’s respect for Rosicky earns him a new contract

The spectacular performances for Arsenal in the last few games brought a massive change in Tomas Rosicky’s life as the midfielder got the chance to extend his contract with the Gunners. The Czech international’s contract was going to expire in the summer and offers were flying in for him, but his great form earned him the extension.

“It’s felt like home since I arrived six years ago and I couldn’t be happier to commit my future to the team.”, he said.

“The manager, my team-mates, the staff and the supporters – everyone plays their part in making this a great club, and I feel privileged to be a part of it.