Jack Wilshere is a professional soccer player born on January 1, 1992. He is a Capricorn, a zodiac sign associated with hard work, perseverance, ambition and a desire to do things the right way. Those born under this sign are often knowledgeable and driven, and make excellent leaders and problem solvers due to their ability to stay focused and work swiftly.
Jack Wilshere grew up in Hertfordshire, England, and found an interest in soccer at a young age. He began playing at the age of nine for local teams and eventually moved up to the youth program for Arsenal, a London-area professional soccer club. Wilshere eventually joined Arsenal’s senior team in 2008 and became a regular during the 2009-2010 season at the age of 18.
The hardworking and persevering nature of a Capricorn, traits Wilshere has in spades, are seen in many of the qualities and accomplishments he has achieved in his career thus far. A jack-of-all-trades in soccer, his has proven to have an impressive range of abilities, such as passing, vision, control, and dribbling. These skills have helped him become a viable goal-scoring and playmaking option for the many teams he has been a part of.
Throughout his career, Wilshere has also established himself as one of the most talented English soccer players of his generation. After having successful loan spells at Bolton Wanderers and Bournemouth, he re-signed with Arsenal in 2018 where he would remain from then until his eventual move to West Ham United in 2020. Despite some notable injuries, he still was able to earn 17 total caps for the English National Soccer team, as well as receive an MBE (Member of the Order of the British Empire) from Queen Elizabeth II.
Jack Wilshere’s hardworking and dedicated lifestyle is the perfect embodiment of the possessive, goal-oriented traits of a Capricorn. From his humble beginnings in Hertfordshire, he has pushed through countless obstacles during his career to become one of the most well-known names in English soccer. His perseverance and drive have shown to be inspirational to younger generations of soccer players, and proof that one can achieve great things with ambition and hard work. This determination, characteristic of a Capricorn, has propelled Wilshere to great heights throughout his career, and allowed him to grow into one of the most notable professional soccer players of his generation.