The next player for England Euro 2012 to be included in ThePremier League Insider profile is Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain. The decision wasmade to include him afteran article byThe Independent reported the praises of the Arsenal midfielderby teammate Aaron Ramsey.
In the article, Ramsey declared that Oxlade-Chamberlain can takeEngland to levels never imagined in Euro 2012. What can be said about one ofthe latest stars of English football and Euro 2012?
Accordingto ESPN Soccernet,Oxlade-Chamberlain previously played in Southampton before signing with ArsenalFC. He rose quickly with the Gunners and established himself as a midfielderwho is powerful, rapid, and goes to the point in a match.
Oxlade-Chamberlain is very fast with the ball and left animpressive record during the 2011-2012 Premier League season. He managed twogoals, one assist, and 15 shots within 16 matches during that season.
While ESPNSoccernet has criticized Oxlade-Chamberlain for his youth andability to be easily distracted, this may not be the case. The youth who arecriticized are the ones who surprise and shine while those with the mostexperience fail.
It remains to be seen what will transpire but Oxlade-Chamberlainis the future for England before, during, and after Euro 2012.