Arsenal star tells Arsene Wenger: I want more football

first_img1 Theo Walcott Arsenal star Theo Walcott is desperate for more first-team football after smashing in a hat-trick on the final day of the season.The Gunners beat West Brom 4-1 on Sunday, with a treble from the England star who has spent too much time on the subs’ bench for his liking this season.After overcoming a serious knee injury last term, Walcott has not been first choice, especially in the centre-forward role he covets and manager Arsene Wenger has backed him to eventually fill.Liverpool are reportedly interested in the former Southampton man but Wenger says he is in talks about keeping the 26-year-old at the Emirates for the long-term.“I just want to play football,” Walcott told Arsenal Player.“Getting a hat-trick on the last day of the season after having limited opportunities – it was just nice to go out there to show what I can do.“Hopefully the fans were very happy with that.”last_img read more