Alex is one to watch in 2012

Young Arsenal winger is a rising star who hopes to shine next year

Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain is just 18 - but has already scored for Arsenal

Arsenal star Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain says he has "loved every minute" of 2011 - and hopes for even better things next year.

Alex is just 18 but has made an impact at Arsenal since joining from Southampton, including becoming the youngster English goalscorer in the Champions League by scoring against Olympiacos.

"It's been exciting for me this year joining Arsenal, I've loved every minute of it so far and I wouldn't change a thing,” he said.

But he added: "I'm still young and I'm learning."

Key Points

  • He signed for Arsenal in summer from Southampton
  • Made his Barclays Premier League debut in 2011
  • Is the youngest English scorer in the Champions League