Gunners stars devastated by Walcott injury blow.
Arsenal’s players have paid tribute to teammate Theo Walcott after the England winger was ruled out for six months with a torn cruciate ligament.
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Walcott will miss the remainder of the season and next summer’s World Cup in Brazil and the 24-year-old is understood to be devastated.
Walcott’s Gunners teammates have wasted no time in wishing the forward a quick recovery on social networking site twitter, with players from Mesut Ozil to youngster Isaac Hayden expressing regret at the news.
So sad for #Walcott , i know what is like! We will support you till u get back! U will be badly missed!
— Mikel Arteta (@m8arteta) January 6, 2014
I am so sorry to hear about theos injury. He will be a massiv lost for the rest of the season. I wish him a speedy recovery and best of luck — Nicklas Bendtner (@bendtnerb52) January 6, 2014
Gutted for Theo, he’ll come back stronger after this. Been fantastic for us so far this season. Have a speedy recovery mate
— Aaron Ramsey (@aaronramsey) January 6, 2014
Thoughts with Theo! He will be missed by all especially the fans! But he will be back stronger!
— Jack Wilshere (@JackWilshere) January 7, 2014
— Kieran Gibbs (@KieranGibbs) January 6, 2014
Awful news about theo! hope he makes a speedy recover! And these people that are making jokes need to have a look at themselves!
— Isaac Hayden (@IsaacHayden65) January 6, 2014
— Santi Cazorla (@19SCazorla) January 7, 2014
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