Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Gunners Star Starts Two Fights with Blues Youngsters

Newspaper article Manchester Evening News

Gunners Star Starts Two Fights with Blues Youngsters

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JACK Wilshere started a SECOND fight in the tunnel following his red card in the under-23 match against City on Monday night.

The England international was dismissed, along with Tyreke Wilson after a melee in the game, played at the Emirates Stadium.

Wilshere reacted angrily to a challenge by City midfielder Matt Smith, shoving the 17-year-old in the chest, causing him to fall to the floor.

Wilson raced across to scuffle with Wilshere, sparking a melee, and the referee sent off both men.

But that was not the end of the incident. The senior player ended up walking down the tunnel alongside Wilson, who was being chaperoned by a City backroom staff member.

With the City staff man between them, Wilshere appeared to react once again, and lunge at Wilson. …

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