Joe Hart said he was proud of the significant role he had played in England securing their passage to Russia.
Jack Wilshere said Arsenal can take confidence from their Europa League semi-final draw against Atletico Madrid, despite the frustration of conceding a late away goal.
Jack Wilshere, overlooked by England manager Gareth Southgate earlier in the day, had the best chance for Arsenal but saw a second-half effort cleared off the line.
Leicester City moved eight points clear of second-place Tottenham Hotspur, who host West Bromwich Albion on Monday
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere was photographed speaking to police in the early hours of Sunday morning after reportedly being rejected from a nightclub in central London.
Arsene Wenger revealed the England international had suffered a "little setback" in his scheduled recovery from the injury sustained in pre-season.
The England international suffered a heavy tackle at training on Saturday, a day before Arsenal's 1-0 triumph over Chelsea in the final of Community Shield, reports bbc.co.uk on Thursday.
Alexis Sanchez is set to miss the league opener against West Ham United on August 9 as he is currently recovering from a gruelling campaign in which he guided Arsenal to the FA Cup and inspired Chile to lift Copa America this month.
Jack Wilshere had another summer plagued with injuries but has been linked with a move to other clubs. However, he is keen to stay with the Gunners after their back-to-back FA Cup victories.
With five straight wins behind them and a six-point lead over Slovenia and Switzerland in Group E, England already have one foot in the 2016 European Championship.
The 23-year-old caused the controversy atop a bus as the team toured north London. He grabbed a microphone shouting, "What do you think of Tottenham," with supporters swearing.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain suffered a hamstring injury during the second half of Arsenal's 2-1 FA Cup quarter-final win at Manchester United on Monday.
Jack Wilshere, who is nearing a return to first-team action following ankle surgery, generated unwelcome headlines after was photographed holding a shisha pipe at a nightclub.
Jack Wilshere, 22, damaged ankle ligaments in a tackle by Paddy McNair during Arsenal's 2-1 loss at home to Manchester United in the Premier League last weekend and underwent surgery.
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere had to be operated on after he damaged ankle ligaments in a challenge with Paddy McNair during Arsenal's 2-1 loss at home to Manchester United last weekend.
England midfielder Jack Wilshere is struggling with a knee injury that could also rule him out of Arsenal's Champions League match against Anderlecht next week.
Manuel Pellegrini insisted a series of major decisions went against Manchester City F.C. at the Emirates Stadium, claiming there were fouls in the build-up to both Arsenal goals.
After Sergio Aguero put defending champion Manchester City in front in the first half, Arsenal staged a fight-back after the break inspired by Jack Wilshere. The midfielder clipped an equaliser past goalkeeper Joe Hart before setting up Alexis Sanchez for a volley in the 74th minute.