A former Premier League footballer has sent a message of good luck to pupils sitting exams at a school in Suffolk. 

Jack Wilshere is best known for his time playing for Arsenal and is currently managing of the North London side's under-18s. 

Ahead of the start of GCSE exams, the former England international sent a message to year 11 students at Ormiston Sudbury Academy wishing them success.

He said: "Hi guys, Jack Wilshere here. Just wanted to wish everyone at Ormiston Sudbury Academy all the best with their GCSEs. 

"I hope you can stay calm, relaxed, but also focused. Good luck guys."