However, Wilshere has revealed that he suits the advanced role better for his club than he would at international level.
"With Arsenal we don't play the diamond," he told reporters. "It probably wouldn't suit me as much.
"We play with one holding and two ahead with two wide men so it probably wouldn't suit me as much, I probably can play that role but I enjoy playing a bit higher for Arsenal. For Arsenal, yeah, for England, no."
Arsenal are back in action in the Premier League this weekend against Hull City.