This article first appeared on ESPN FC on July 28 and has been edited.
Jack Wilshere is back in contention for a first-team place at Arsenal after the leg fracture that prematurely ended his season-long loan at Bournemouth. Whether he can cement his place, however, is a subject of serious speculation.
A chance in the Carabao Cup may mean that the next few weeks are a vital juncture in the career of a 25-year-old who once looked to have it all.
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