Tag: Mesut Ozil
Bernd Leno says Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Özil played a big part in convincing him to join Arsenal this summer, making it 'clear' he had to join the club.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles and Mesut Özil have both returned to full training this week and should be available for selection very soon.
Mesut Özil is set to return to training today after injury kept him out of Arsenal's 5-1 victory over Fulham at the weekend.
Mesut Ozil has been left out of Arsenal's squad to face Fulham at Craven Cottage on Sunday with a back problem.
We all know Mesut Ozil is something special, well, those of us paying attention at least.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, the Turkish president, has suggested that Mesut Özil and Ilkay Gündoğan were 'excluded' from Germany because of their roots, and called the treatment of the pair 'racism'.
Ever wanted to see inside Mesut Ozil's house? Well, now you can.
Mesut Ozil earned a spot in Garth Crooks BBC Team of the Week after his goal against Watford at the weekend but Crooks still managed to make himself sound like an ill-informed arse.
DfB president, Max Grindel, has criticised Mesut Ozil for not meeting with Joachim Low even though the midfielder was not at London Colney when the German manager turned up.
Charlie Nicholas thinks Arsenal will let Mesut Özil leave in January if they don't see any improvement, as long as they get a decent offer for him.
Unai Emery denies that he blocked Joachim Low from meeting with Mesut Ozil at London Colney this week.
Mesut Ozil has thanked Jerome Boateng after the player backed him following this summer’s events.
It’s easy to get carried away with Mesut Ozil scoring two goals in two games but it’s hard to escape the fact that this season he’s being asked to be a regular member of the squad and he actually seems to be enjoying it.
Mesut Özil's agent has hit out at the playmaker's former teammates in the German national team, for the way they've all responded to his client's accusations of racism.
For once, the media headlines surrounding Mesut Ozil are mainly focused on his performance on the pitch, in the wake of Arsenal’s 2-1 victory over Newcastle.
Mesut Özil insists he still has more to give to Arsenal, despite what the critics in the media say.
Arsenal picked up their second away win of the season when they beat Newcastle United 2-1 on Saturday at St. James' Park.
Kevin Prince-Boateng has called on Germany to act to quell the rising racial tensions in the country after Mesut Ozil felt forced to retire from international football in response to persistent abuse.
I returned from a weekend away to stories of Fenerbahce hoping to use Mesut Ozil's unhappiness to lure him to Turkey and my first thought was 'how long was I away?'
Nacho Monreal has confirmed what most of us suspected, that Mesut Özil's supposed bust up with Unai Emery was invented by the media.
Just in case we weren’t clear the first time he said it, Toni Kroos wants us all to know that he saw no signs of racism within the DfB so we shouldn’t believe anyone who claimed they did.
Joachim Low insists that Mesut Özil has closed the door to an international comeback, and tells the media that 'everything has been said' on the issue now.
Per Mertesacker has doubled-down on his claims there is no form of racism within the German set-up and even claimed he has been called names too but it was ‘just a bit of fun’.
The president of Germany’s FA, Reinhard Grindel, doesn’t believe the Mesut Ozil ‘affair’ will cost the country when it comes to bidding for the 2024 European championships.
Mesut Ozil has been hailed after his game against Cardiff on Sunday but did the German do anything different?
Unai Emery has further put rumours of a rift between him and Mesut Özil to bed, by rubbishing reports that the pair had a falling out over which position the 29-year-old would play in this season.
Rumours of a training ground falling out between Mesut Özil and Unai Emery are untrue, and the Arsenal head coach even tried to sign the playmaker in January, according to reports.
Germany manager Joachim Low has expressed his disappointment that Mesut Ozil didn’t bother to contact him before retiring from international football but seems not to care that the player felt discriminated against because of his race.
With the new Premier League season just recently getting underway, the pressure is on for Mesut Özil to perform on the pitch.
Mesut Özil is returning to training this week ahead of Arsenal's match against Cardiff City, after missing Saturday's derby match against West Ham United with illness.
Lukas Podolski has become the latest German player to deny Mesut Ozil’s claim of racism within the German national camp, falling foul of the ‘if I didn’t experience it, it doesn’t exist’ line of thinking.
Bust up! Storm out! A strangely ‘energetic’ choice of words to use for a player frequently lambasted for his total lack of f*cks given.
Aaron Ramsey is set to stall on any contract negotiations with Arsenal until January, hoping to follow the blueprint to a bumper deal laid out by Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil.
Per Mertesacker has become the latest white, single-nationality German player to deny there is any racism in the German camp in comments that are very disappointing.
Unai Emery is keen not to let the situation with Mesut Özil reach the same level as his power struggle with Neymar at Paris Saint-Germain, according to reports.
Arsenal don't have enough quality in the squad to freeze Mesut Özil out, according to Andy Dunn on the Sunday Supplement.
Unai Emery gave a very non-committal one-word answer to a question about Mesut Özil on Saturday, but that hasn't stopped half the English media running with it ever since.
Unai Emery has denied reports of a bust-up with Mesut Özil during the week, and insists that the only reason the German wasn't in the squad on Saturday was because of illness.
Mesut Özil is set to miss Arsenal's Saturday clash with West Ham, after sitting out of the team's final training session on Friday.
Jurgen Klopp has come to the defence of Mesut Ozil again as Uli Hoeness continues his one-man personal crusade against the midfielder.
Uli Hoeness has continued his bid to stay in the news with yet another unprovoked attack on Mesut Ozil.
Mesut Ozil comes under more fire than any other creative player on the planet despite his stats consistently being amongst the best.
Aaron Ramsey was carrying an injury when he started the game against Chelsea on the bench.
Reinhard Grindel has admitted he should have done more to protect Mesut Ozil from racist attacks that many Bayern Munich people don’t think are a problem.
Mesut Ozil is the star of a video from F2Freestylers where 'Everything is effortless'
Unai Emery has called on Mesut Ozil to be more demanding when it comes to wanting the ball.
Toni Kroos has spoken out against Mesut Özil over his departure from the German national team, arguing most of the Arsenal star's claims in his statement were nonsense.
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew and Paul dissect opening day defeat to City, the first competitive impression of our latest French teenager, and wonder what would be success for Arsenal in 2018/19.
Losing matches is just something you have to deal with in football, but defeat to Manchester City helped to give us some insight about who should play in Arsenal's midfield trio.
Mesut Ozil spoke in June about why he doesn’t sing Germany’s national anthem before matches.
Contrary to how many people connected to the German national team have reacted to Mesut Ozil’s claims of institutional racism, players from the Turkish club Malatyaspor wore tshirts to show their support for the Arsenal man.
Arsenal are a bigger draw for supporters in Singapore than Atletico Madrid or Paris Saint-Germain, and generated a lot of good will in the country, according to reports in local media.
Thomas Muller claimed there's no question of racism in sport or the German national team, when talking about Mesut Özil's departure from international football.
Mesut Ozil has launched his own esports team that focuses on the FIFA series by EA Sports and he will be looking for players from around the world.
It may have taken over a month, but finally one of Özil's Germany teammates has spoken out in his defence, and insisted the 29-year-old isn't to blame for their poor tournament.
Bayern Munich goalkeeper, Manuel Neuer, has backed Mesut Ozil’s decision to retire from the German national team.
Bayern Munich’s CEO, Karl-Heinz Rummenigge has blamed Mesut Ozil’s agent for fabricating claims of racism as he makes himself look and sound completely ridiculous.
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew talks to himself (and you) about Atletico again, pulverising PSG, marauding midfielders, and wishing for wingers.
150 people held a demonstration against the 'racist' treatment of Mesut Özil by the German media and the DFB, after the player spoke out over it in an Instagram statement.
Mesut Özil has made Arsenal fans fall in love with him all over again in the last 24 hours, and not just on the pitch.
Anyone with an outward eye doesn't need the vilification and subsequent international retirement of Arsenal's Mesut Ozil to remind them of how polarised opinions have changed our political landscape across the western world.
Turkish ministers reacted positively to the news that Mesut Ozil would no longer play for Germany as long as he felt subjected to racism. The...
Mesut Ozil has announced that he will no longer play for the German national team, citing racism as the main reason. I look at why he's right to make this massive move.
Mesut Ozil decided to cut short his holiday to return to Arsenal after hearing about Unai Emery’s training sessions from his teammates.
Jurgen Klopp has become the latest name to defend Mesut Ozil as the German continues to be made a scapegoat for his countries World Cup failings.
Here is a round-up of what the papers are saying about Arsenal this morning along with other bits and pieces I've found that I think you might be interested in.
Mesut Özil decided to cut his holiday short to return to Arsenal early, after hearing about Unai Emery's training sessions with the club, according to reports.
This summer, Arsenal had 10 players participating in the World Cup, if you include new signing Lucas Torreira, so let's take a look at how they all got on.
Unai Emery offered Mesut Ozil words of encouragement and support but that’s not how the S*n decided to portray it, heaping more pressure on the German before he’s even returned from his holidays.
Germany’s general manager, Oliver Bierhoff and their FA’s president, Reinhard Grindel, have been urged to step down after attacks on Mesut Ozil following their country’s poor World Cup.
Per Mertesacker has come out firing in defence of Mesut Ozil who has been turned into a scapegoat for his country’s World Cup failings in Russia this summer.
Arsene Wenger thinks Mesut Özil wasn't himself with Germany at the World Cup, and blames the incident with Recep Tayyip Erdogan for the 29-year-old's problems in Russia.
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew in London and Anita in Croatia talk about truncated transfer windows, VAR, Arsenal arrivals...
Mesut Özil won't play for Germany again, having burned all his bridges with the national team, according to reports in the country.
The President of the German Football Association (DFB) has demanded that Mesut Ozil explain why he met with Recep Tayyip Erdogan ahead of the World Cup as the Arsenal man continues to be targeted after his country’s failings in Russia and his father says he should quit the national team.
As Mesut Ozil trudged off the pitch against South Korea, a few fans hurled insults in his direction. He’d just been part of the first ever German team to crash out in the group stages of a World Cup and he knew, if the last few weeks had anything to go by, that his life was about to get worse.
Ex-Galatasaray footballer Erdal Kesser has spoken out against comments from Germany business manager Oliver Bierhoff on Mesut Özil, branding them 'pathetic'.
Germany’s General Manager, Oliver Bierhoff has said that Mesut Ozil should have been dropped from the Germany team ahead of the World Cup after meeting with Turkey president, Recep Ergodan.
Mesut Özil's transfer value has dropped more than anybody else's at the World Cup, according to analysis in Spain.
Jack Wilshere will sign for Turkish club Fenerbahce this week, after former Arsenal teammate Mesut Özil convinced him it was a good move, according to reports in the country.
Jens Lehmann has spoken out about Mesut Özil's absences throughout 2018, admitting the player's injuries have held him back for the last six months.
In this latest World Cup roundup, Anita turns her attention to the games that took place on Wednesday. Mexico v Sween, South Korea v Germany (Mesut Ozil), Serbia v Brazil and Switzerland (Granit Xhaka, Stephan Lichtsteiner) v Costa Rica (Joel Campbell) all feature. Anita also previews Thursday's matches which feature Japan v Poland, Senegal v Colombia (David Ospina), England (Danny Welbeck) v Belgium and Panama v Tunisia.
Mesut Ozil was pictured clashing with angry German fans after his country was knocked out of the World Cup at the group stage for the first time in their history.
Joachim Low has revealed he received a ‘great reaction’ from Mesut Ozil after the German was dropped for their group game against Sweden.
Mesut Özil will request the number 10 shirt at Arsenal this summer, as a result of Jack Wilshere's departure from the club, according to reports.
Granit Xhaka, Mesut Ozil, and Petr Cech have all joined forces with Freedom from Torture’s campaign to mark Refugee Week that runs until 24th June.
The out-of-proportion media criticism of Mesut Özil is continuing in Germany, ahead of the country's second World Cup match against Sweden.
Lothar Matthaus has hit out at Mesut Ozil claiming that it looks like he doesn’t want to play for Germany.
On Tuesday afternoon the first round of World Cup matches drew to a close, so let's take a look at how the Arsenal players are getting on at the tournament so far.
In this third podcast of our summer World Cup series, Anita recaps day four of the action which featured Costa Rica (Joel Campbell) v Serbia, Germany (Mesut Ozil) v Mexico (Carlos Vela), and Brazil v Switzerland (Granit Xhaka and Stephan Lichtsteiner).
German national team manager Joachim Low revealed that Mesut Ozil has undertaken a number of extra training sessions in order to be fully fit for their opening World Cup game on Sunday against Mexico.
Mesut Özil is back in full training with Germany, just in time for his country's opening game against Mexico on Sunday.
Speaking in a Q&A with fans, Henrikh Mkhitaryan named his favourites to win the World Cup this summer, but left out two major contenders for the competition.
German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, has called for the press and public to ‘show more understanding’ over Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan’s meeting with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Mesut Özil will miss Germany's final pre-World Cup friendly with injury, and faces a race against time to get fit for the actual tournament in Russia later this month.
Speaking to the media this week, Julian Draxler recommended that his current club Paris Saint-Germain sign Mesut Özil from Arsenal.
Mesut Özil almost ended up at Paris Saint-Germain before he eventually signed with Arsenal in 2013, according to his former manager Arsene Wenger.
German newspaper, Morgenpost, have a huge, front page story, asking if Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan should be dropped from the German squad ahead of the World Cup after meeting with the President of Turkey, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
Shkodran Mustafi has been left out of Germany's squad for the 2018 World Cup this summer, according to an announcement on Tuesday.
The German FA have made it known that they are not pleased with Mesut Ozil for posing with Turkey’s president, Recep Tayyip Erdogan.
It’s nearly that time again. The 2018 World Cup is fast approaching, with the first match taking place on the 14th of June between Russia and Saudi Arabia.
Mesut Ozil has spent £30,000 on an Arsenal Invincibles Rolex that was auctioned off as part of the Arsenal Foundation’s charity ball this week.
Mesut Ozil’s agent has come out swinging at Martin Keown after the former Arsenal man laid into the German once again but what most people missed in his comments is the confirmation that Ozil will be at Arsenal next season and he wants to 'lead the team forward'.
Arsenal face Leicester City at the King Power Stadium on Wednesday, as the Premier League season draws to a close this week.
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Sylvain and Anita mull over losing in Madrid, rejoice in bulldozing Burnley, and say...
Mesut Ozil has taken to Twitter to confirm that he is both injured and expected to be fit for the World Cup as the S*n try to create a split in the Arsenal camp.
Mesut Özil is the latest player Arsene Wenger has ruled out until the end of the season, after the German picked up a back injury in Madrid.
Arsenal fell disappointingly short on Thursday night in Madrid, failing to match the away goal Atletico scored in North London and ending up on the end of a 1-0 defeat.
Arsenal face Atletico Madrid in Spain on Thursday, in arguably the biggest game of the season for Arsene Wenger's side.
Arsenal face Manchester United this weekend at Old Trafford, as Arsene Wenger makes his final trip to his old rivals as manager of his current club.
Lukas Podolski thinks Arsenal should look to Germany for their next managerial appointment, after learning of Arsene Wenger's imminent departure.
Atletico Madrid’s Juanfran will miss both matches against Arsenal, handing the Gunners a boost ahead of the tie.
Arsene Wenger confirmed that Henrikh Mkhitaryan will not be fit to face Atletico Madrid on Thursday night in Arsenal’s Europa League semi-final first leg.
Arsenal face West Ham United at home on Sunday, as the world reels from the news that it will be Arsene Wenger's penultimate Premier League match in North London.
Arsene Wenger announced on Friday that he's leaving Arsenal at the end of the season, but who might end up leaving with him?
Cech; Bellerin, Mustafi, Chambers, Kolasinac; Xhaka, Elneny, Ramsey; Aubameyang, Ozil; Lacazette.
Arsenal shook off a comeback scare to progress to the Europa League semi-finals with a 2-2 draw against CSKA Moscow on Thursday night.
Arsenal face CSKA Moscow on Thursday night at the VEB Arena in Russia, with a three-goal lead and a place in the Europa League semi-final on the line.
Mesut Ozil collected two assists against CSKA Moscow, probably should have had at least five and generally strutted around the Ashburton Grove pitch with a swagger his talent deserves, so of course the first thing you will want to do when talking about him is tell everybody he is a flattrack bully, right?
Arsenal had four players outperform everyone else to make the Team of the Weekend – more than any other side
Arsenal welcomed back Aaron Ramsey, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette to first team training while Gareth Southgate thinks Jack Wilshere will be fit for Stoke and Mohamed Elneny signed a new contract.
Mesut Özil is the second best chance creator in the Premier League this season, but surprisingly it's not Kevin De Bruyne who pips him to top spot.
Joachim Löw has left Shkodran Mustafi out of his Germany squad for the international break, replacing him with Matias Ginter and Marvin Plattenhardt.
It's time for another international break and two weeks away from club football, so to help you cope here's the fixture list for all the Arsenal players called up.
Arsenal overcame a brief comeback scare to ease past AC Milan with a 3-1 win in the second leg of their last-16 Europa League tie on Thursday.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he decided to stay at Arsenal because he loves London and is really happy at the club.
In this edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Sylvian, and Anita discuss the minor Milanese miracle and (eventually) walloping Watford. They also look...
On Sunday, Mesut Özil reached 50 Premier League assists with his set-piece delivery for Shkodran Mustafi, but how does that rank among the club's best ever creative players?
Arsenal put in another good performance in their weekend victory over Watford, winning consecutive games for only the second time this calendar year.
Arsenal have managed another emphatic win, this time against Watford, this week and it was pretty enjoyable to watch, but what did we learn?
Arsenal have a lot of problems right now and if some aren't dealt with soon, they could have massive repercussions going forward.
At some point in the next year and a half, Arsene Wenger is expected to step down from his role as Arsenal manager, but who might end up leaving with him?
Arsenal finally ended their losing streak with a top team performance away at the San Siro, beating Milan 2-0 on the night.
Arsenal slipped to a new low over the weekend, losing a fourth consecutive match, 2-1 against newly promoted Brighton & Hove Albion.
With Arsenal not performing on the pitch and frustrating us off it, it's pretty important for Gooners to try and find positives at this dark time.
Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's contract sagas may have ended very differently but both had a knock-on effect at Arsenal.
Arsenal put in a slightly improved performance against Manchester City on Thursday night, but ended with exactly the same result as at the weekend.
On February 24th 2018, Tottenham Hotspur made it 10 years without a trophy, but you wouldn't have known it.
Ian Wright says only one Arsenal player is deserving of a place in a combined 'Southern XI', whilst picking nine from Chelsea and Tottenham Hotspur.
Ray Parlour thinks Jack Wilshere is being held back because the players around him aren't on his level, and Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain proves that.
Arsenal slumped to a humiliating League Cup final defeat on Sunday, losing 3-0 to Manchester City, and there was hardly a single positive individual performance of note.
Arsenal are concerned that Aaron Ramsey is planning to take a leaf out of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil's playbook by running his contract down.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan says he can't understand why some football pundits think he can't play in the same team as Mesut Özil.
Manchester United and Arsenal have both made contact with the representatives of Trabzonspor midfielder Yusuf Yazici, according to a report in Italy.
Mesut Ozil is set to miss the second leg of Arsenal's Europa League clash against Östersunds FK on Thursday night and Gooners aren't having any of it.
Mesut Özil recently spoke to the Turkish media about the hardships of his childhood, and why he wants to give back to those who need help.
Climbing into the top-four is starting to look like an impossible task, and winning the Europa League is a long-shot so could Arsenal cope with another year without Champions League football?
Jeremy Corbyn says he's happy with Arsenal's January transfer business, particularly seeing the 'endless' speculation about Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil put to bed.
Arsenal still haven't started negotiations with Petr Čech over a new deal, even though his current contract expires in 2019. Could he leave this summer, and who might replace him?
Despite having a great match against Östersunds FK on Thursday night, Mesut Ozil hasn't been chosen by UEFA for their Europa League team of the week.
Mesut Özil received some rare praise from the media for his performance on Thursday night against Östersunds FK.
With star players Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil entering the final year of their contracts and the Gunners losing their grasp on the top four places in the league, it is understandable that many Gooners were far from confident that the German playmaker would not follow Alexis Sanchez out of the exit door.
Arsenal put in a professional display to win 3-0 away in Östersund on Thursday night. Although the team never really hit top gear, a couple of individual performances shone through.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan doesn't see why Arsenal can't win the Europa League, but insists the team can't take their foot off the gas in the second leg against Östersunds FK and they must play the same team in the second leg regardless of the final against Manchester City.
Arsenal have traveled to the Swedish town of Östersund this week to face their football team in the Europa League and while the players will have known it would be cold, I'm not sure they were all entirely prepared for mountains of snow.
Arsene Wenger has announced that Mesut Ozil will be included in Arsenal's Europa League line-up against Östersunds FK on Thursday and could even feature as a false no.9.
Henrikh Mkhitaryan loves playing with close friend Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, and feels Mesut Ozil is the best in his position.
Liam Brady was disappointed by the efforts of Mesut Ozil, Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang against Tottenham, and felt Harry Kane worked harder than...
Arsenal players have gone into hiding on social media, after the North London derby defeat on Saturday.
Arsene Wenger says the uncertainty around Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil made things really difficult for the team this season, and thinks Arsenal should have ended it earlier.
Arsenal lost 1-0 against Tottenham Hotspur in Saturday's North London derby, but they put in a terrible performance that deserved an even worse scoreline.
Arsenal face Spurs this weekend in the North London derby, and since combined XI's are all the rage right now, we've put one of our own together.
After last week's emphatic win against Everton, Arsenal will want to keep the good feelings going with a similar starting XI in the North London derby on Saturday.
Jack Wilshere is close to agreeing a contract extension, according to reports.
Mesut Ozil has promised his mother that he'd play for his favourite club Fenerbahce one day, according to reports.
Nacho Monreal and Mesut Ozil are among the 30 best performing Premier League players this season so far.
Mesut Ozil has looked back on the 2009 DFB-Pokal final he played in with Werder Bremen.
Mesut Ozil and his fiance Amine Gulse decided to fly back to the Turkish model and actress's hometown over the weekend.
Arsene Wenger thinks the signings of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have given the club a boost while claiming the team have a game based on 'team spirit'.
Hector Bellerin admits no one at Arsenal was surprised when Mesut Ozil finally penned a new deal last week - apparently they all knew he was going to stay.
Granit Xhaka says the team can finally focus on football, after all the speculation in recent months, but was that really the problem for the Gunners?
Singer Rihanna took pictures with the Arsenal team after watching the Gunners put five past Everton, in a fantastic win on Saturday.
Arsenal's new signings took to social media to express their delight at their first match at the Emirates Stadium, after the Gunners won 5-1 against Everton.
Arsene Wenger considers Mesut Ozil's contract extension a cheaper option than buying a new playmaker.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Alexis Sanchez's wage demands were too high for Arsenal to pay, which proves how badly the Gunners wanted Mesut Ozil to sign a new deal.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly set to marry his girlfriend, Amine Gülşe.
Ian Wright has managed to frustrate Arsenal fans again after having a dig at Mesut Ozil on social media.
Late on Thursday afternoon, it was finally announced that Mesut Ozil has signed a new deal with Arsenal and, I think it's safe to say, Gooners went a little crazy.
Mesut Özil turned down Manchester United, Barcelona and Paris Saint-Germain to sign a new deal with the Gunners, according to reports.
Mesut Ozil has finally decided to put pen to paper on a shiny, new Arsenal deal.
Arsenal reportedly offered Mesut Özil more than any of their rivals in order to convince him to sign a new contract.
Ian Wright thinks the Arsenal players aren't listening to Arsene Wenger anymore, and there's a battle going on in the background between the manager and others behind the scenes.
Mohamed Elneny has allegedly dropped a clanger by announcing that Mesut Ozil has in fact signed a new deal with Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil's new three-and-a-half year contract with Arsenal is set to be announced 'imminently'.
Arsenal signed three players and let 13 leave in its busiest January transfer window for years.
Mesut Ozil reportedly turned down a £25m-per-year deal with a Chinese Super League club in order to stay at Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil has decided to troll Arsenal fans while our hearts are weak and fragile.
It's almost official: the BBC's David Ornstein has confirmed that Mesut Ozil has signed a new three-and-a-half year deal with Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil will renew his contract with the club after being convinced by the signings of Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to Bild.
Arsenal face Swansea City on Tuesday, and with the squad rapidly changing many of us are expecting it to be an interesting match... for good and bad reasons.
Twelve months ago, Mesut Özil said he was waiting for a decision on Arsene Wenger's future before signing a contract. A year later, why are extension talks still stalling?
Arsene Wenger has given another update on Mesut Ozil's potential new contract with Arsenal and admits that while a deal is too far away for him to be optimistic, it'll hopefully happen 'soon'.
Granit Xhaka's winner against Chelsea saw Arsenal book their place in the Carabao Cup final at Wembley, with Nacho Monreal delivering a man-of-the-match performance.
Arsenal are reportedly close to agreeing a new contract with Mesut Ozil, with the German international expected to put pen to paper in the coming weeks.
Apart from Calum Chambers in October, the last person at Arsenal to sign a new contract was Arsene Wenger. Chambers is the only player in 12 months to put pen to paper.
Before Alexis Sanchez's Manchester United move was announced, Mesut Ozil shared a picture of his London-based home that's convinced fans into thinking he'll stay at Arsenal.
Nacho Monreal and Mesut Özil made it into various teams-of-the-week after their top quality performances for Arsenal in the 4-1 win over Crystal Palace.
Arsenal are reportedly hopeful that signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will convince Mesut Ozil to finally pen a new deal.
We all know that Arsene Wenger loves an attacking midfielder and this week it looks as if the boss will be able to move one step closer to fielding a whole team of attacking players.
Mesut Ozil probably gave several Londoners heart attacks when he decided to be a 'tourist' on Sunday.
Mesut Ozil could demand huge wages so that he'll earn as much as Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, according to reports.
After missing a few games over the festive period, we looked into the claims that Mesut Özil gets a yearly winter break with Arsenal.
Despite 107 players entering into the final year of their contracts this term, the media appear to have only focused on a small handful, including Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.
Sol Campbell is worried that Arsenal will struggle to attract top plays if they lose Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.
Jack Wilshere and Mesut Özil see Arsenal's efforts to sign Henrikh Mkhitaryan and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as positive steps, which could push them closer to signing new deals.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown believes that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's contract stand-offs have held the club to ransom in more ways than one.
Mesut Ozil is set to stay at Arsenal, at least until the end of the season anyway.
The Gunners want Henrikh Mkhitaryan from Manchester United in a deal for Alexis Sanchez. He's a closer replacement to Mesut Ozil, but which of the two is a better option for Arsenal?
It's getting increasingly hard to get angry at players for not wanting to play at Arsenal - who would at the moment?
Juventus have reportedly entered the race for Mesut Ozil, and could make an approach for the Germain international this month.
Mesut Ozil's contract situation remains unresolved with Arsenal, despite Arsene Wenger stating his future would have been made clear to supporters by now.
There is no way for Wenger to redeem himself to enable a long-term stay at the club beyond 2019 when his current contract expires. Even...
Arsene Wenger says Mesut Özil wants money and trophies to stay with the Gunners, as negotiations continue over a new contract.
Arsenal legend Ian Wright has risked the wrath of Gooners by suggesting that Mesut Ozil would really be able to shine at Manchester United.
Former Arsenal defender Gabriel Paulista says he thinks Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Özil will stay at the club this season, but not both.
Gabriele Marcotti believes Manchester United would have to sell Henrik Mkhitaryan if they wanted to sign Mesut Ozil.
Arsenal fans make it clear they want Mesut Ozil to stay the only way they know how, by voting for him in two online polls.
Arsenal are the only big six club without a player worth €100m, according to a study by the CIES Football Observatory.
Olympique Lyonnais forward Nabil Fekir is one of Arsenal's key targets to replace Alexis Sanchez, if the Chilean ends up leaving for Manchester City in January.
Martin Keown thinks the uncertain futures of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are leaving a bad smell at the club.
Juventus are the latest team reportedly interested in signing Mesut Ozil on a free transfer, and could offer the midfielder a pre-contract deal this month as a result.
Alexis Sanchez reportedly looks set to leave Arsenal for £35m, while Mesut Ozil could leave for free in the summer. Why aren't Arsenal getting true value for their talent?
Manchester United are reportedly ready to spend over £35.5m on Mesut Ozil in January.
Thierry Henry has made the ground-breaking discovery that Mesut Ozil's 'body language' doesn't actually mean anything!
I know Arsenal players love to wrap up warm during training but Alexandre Lacazette and Mesut Ozil looked downright ridiculous at their Saturday session ahead of Nottingham Forest.
Arsenal are still talking with Mesut Ozil over a new contract, as hope remains that he could yet extend his stay at the club.
Martin Keown believes Jack Wilshere is almost as good as Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, and views him as a beacon of hope.
Mesut Ozil continued his run of good form with a another fine display against Chelsea. The German was a stand-out performer in the 2-2 draw...
Jamie Carragher believes Arsenal's frontline is better than Manchester City's, but is constantly let down by poor defending.
Mesut Ozil has revealed one of the reasons he joined Arsenal in the first place.
Shkodran Mustafi insists that he doesn't care about what happens with Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil's contracts, as long as they perform on the pitch while they're still Arsenal players.
Charlie Nicholas thinks only Mesut Özil and Alexandre Lacazette are good enough to get in a combined XI with Chelsea, ahead of tonight's meeting.
Arsenal opened talks with Mesut Özil over a new contract in December, but they still haven't reached an agreement with the German international.
Arsenal are facing a crisis ahead of tonight's meeting with Chelsea, with up to six players potentially missing out through injury.
Arsenal face Chelsea for the second time this season after drawing 0-0 at Stamford Bridge back in September and it's hard to know what to expect.
Former Leeds United right-back and BBC pundit Danny Mills reckons that Manchester United should come in with a big bid for not just one but two of Arsenal's top players in January.
Arsene Wenger insists that while Arsenal haven't lost Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil 'yet', the Gunners will respond by signing top quality players if they do.
Arsene Wenger has revealed Sead Kolasinac, Laurent Koscielny and Mesut Ozil don't have much chance of playing against Chelsea on Wednesday.
In true Arsenal style, after the busy festive period and back-to-back defeats to Everton and Manchester City in December, January went rapidly downhill.
Olivier Giroud, Alexandre Lacazette and Mesut Ozil all found the back of the net in 2017, but what were Arsenal's top five goals?
With Schalke's Max Meyer previously linked as Mesut Ozil's replacement over the summer, could Arsenal finally decide to make a move for this bargain midfielder?
Arsenal could be without Laurent Koscielny, Sead Kolasinac and Mesut Ozil for their Premier League meeting with defending champions Chelsea on Wednesday evening.
Mesut Ozil provided 12 assists across all competitions in 2017 but which are his best?
There are a number of things Arsenal could do in the January transfer window to improve their position as a club, but let's look at what are the most important issues for the Gunners to focus on.
2017 is almost at a close, so what will 2018 bring us?
Arsenal could rely on the dreaded internal solutions should they lose both Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.
Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez are set to leave the Gunners for free next summer, unless they commit to new deals in the near future. We're looking at who would be available on a free to replace them.
Martin Keown is against selling Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in January, but feels Arsene Wenger has overindulged them.
With this being my last column for 2017, I'm going to try and answer the three biggest issues facing Arsenal in 2018, as they try to keep up with their rivals and not let another season slip into the abyss that is Europa League football.
Arsenal may have just dropped a major hint over Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's futures at the club.
You can always rely on Mesut Ozil to find new, creative ways to show up his Arsenal teammates in public and the playmaker's nutmeg on Danny Welbeck ahead of the Crystal Palace clash is a prime example.
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil struggle to score against Crystal Palace, so the pair will need to be at their best this evening.
Barcelona are planning to move for Mesut Özil in January, as their deal to sign Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool is on the rocks, as things stand.
It might be Christmas, but that doesn’t mean there’s still not quite a bit going on.
Jack Wilshere claims he wants to build upon his partnership with Mesut Ozil on the pitch so is this a hint that one or both midfielders are staying at Arsenal?
If Mesut Ozil does decide to sign a new deal with Arsenal, what have we bribed offered him to stay?
Despite Martin Keown and others insisting that Mesut Ozil had 'downed tools' at the beginning of the season ahead of a move, the playmaker's stats are still impressive.
A potential squad overhaul, a new contract for our best player and an ex-player returning as manager are getting me excited.
Arsenal someone managed to earn a point against Liverpool despite being 2-0 down at half-time but did we actually learn anything?
The January transfer window will soon be upon us and, if we're lucky, we could have some new players in the team.
Ian Wright believes Mesut Ozil's form at Arsenal has peaked due to him playing for a move in January. But it's also come at the same time talk of a new lucrative contract has emerged.
German journalist Raphael Honigstein believes Mesut Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal, but is waiting on a satisfactory offer.
Arsenal players past and present have been paying tribute to Tomas Rosicky since the midfielder announced his retirement from football on Thursday.
Ian Wright says it's terrible business from Arsenal to allow Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil to run their contracts down in the way they have.
Former Gunner and founder of the Arsene Wenger fan club, Stewart Robson, reckons that, surprise surprise, Arsenal made a big mistake by not selling Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil over the summer.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Paul and Anita to revel in the Xmas spirit before West Ham and Liverpool put a lump of coal in our stocking.
Ian Wright thinks we're now seeing the kind of form Arsenal bought Mesut Özil for, and he'd love to see the German stay at the club.
Ian Wright says he would be surprised if Mesut Ozil extended his contract at Arsenal, with the German international enjoying an upturn in form weeks before the January transfer window opens.
Ian Wright thinks Alexis Sanchez should take a leaf out of Philippe Coutinho and Mesut Özil's book, and believes the Chilean international has "clocked off".
Garth Crooks believes Mesut Ozil leaving Arsenal would guarantee Alexis Sanchez parting company too, which could affect the Gunners' chances of a top-four finish.
Alexis Sanchez has been well off his best this season so far, and seems to have lost the love of the fans. Is it worth taking him out of the team?
Arsene Wenger believes that Mesut Ozil is currently enjoying his best run of form since signing for Arsenal in 2013.
Petr Cech has said that Mesut Ozil's volley reminded him of Zinedine Zidane's legendary goal in the 2002 Champions League final.
Arsene Wenger has once again claimed that Mesut Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal and Gooners are managing to work themselves into a frenzy at the mere notion.
Huddersfield manager David Wagner praised Mesut Özil over the weekend, highlighting the German international's defensive improvements.
Arsene Wenger claims he's still sure that Mesut Ozil wants to stay at Arsenal.
Copa90 presenter Poet, who sometimes works with Adidas, says he's been told that Özil is leaving for United and there's going to be a big Adidas campaign.
Thierry Henry says the most important thing for young strikers is to have a good relationship with the midfielders behind them.
Manchester United will wait until the summer to sign Mesut Ozil as it would be cheaper, according to the Daily Star in an EXCLUSIVE.
Wayne Rooney feels Arsenal would be a better team if Olivier Giroud started, and that they should have sold Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.
Arsène Wenger says it's important that Mesut Özil continues to take risks, after the German scored a lovely volley against Newcastle on Saturday.
Martin Keown believes Jose Mourinho wants Mesut Ozil because he hates Arsene Wenger.
Arsenal legend, Robert Pires, believes that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez both need stability and, with just six months left on both of their contract's, they've not got it.
Former Chelsea assistant Ray Wilkins reckons that Jose Mourinho would much rather sign Willian than Mesut Ozil.
Some members of the Arsenal squad are reportedly unhappy with how Arsene Wenger often seems to favour Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez despite their inconsistent form.
If you were hoping that Arsene Wenger would make some of the January additions the media are reporting then you may have to prepare to be disappointed.
Mesut Özil would reportedly prefer to move to Manchester United than Barcelona, if he does end up leaving Arsenal in January or next summer.
Former Liverpool defender and ESPN FC pundit, Steve Nicol, reckons that Olivier Giroud will leave Arsenal in January but Mesut Ozil, as recent reports claim, will stay.
Atletico Madrid CEO Enrique Cerezo has revealed that the La Liga club won't be making a move for rumoured transfer target, Yusuf Yazici, which should come as music to Arsene Wenger's ears.
Alexandre Lacazette has talked up the qualities of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, and how well he gets on with the talented Arsenal pair on and off the pitch.
Villarreal winger Samu Castillejo likes Arsenal, Barcelona and Napoli as potential future clubs, according to reports.
Mesut Ozil has yet to agree a deal with Manchester United as he's holding out for a move to Barcelona, according to latest reports.
Robert Pires doesn't know what Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil wants to do at the end of the season.
Arsene Wenger addressed issues about Olivier Giroud's playing time, contract situations, his team's defenders and sumo wrestling.
Alan Smith is not convinced that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez would stay at Arsenal if they won the Europa League this season.
Arsenal have made a final contract offer to try and keep Mesut Özil at the club ahead of the transfer window opening in January, Arsene Wenger has confirmed.
Chris Sutton has leapt to the defence of Mesut Özil, and called out Martin Keown for his relentless criticism of the German.
Ray Wilkins says it's sad and embarrassing that Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez remained at Arsenal over the summer.
Another Arsenal away game, another embarrassing display from men who earn more in a week than I probably have in my entire life.
Arsenal snatched a late draw in the closing stages against Southampton after a poor performance all round.
Alexandre Lacazette says he's already getting along very well with Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil on and off the pitch, but he expects the relationships to get even better.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly 'very, very close' to agreeing a new deal with Arsenal.
Manchester United will make an offer for Mesut Ozil in January, believed to be around the £22m mark.
Barcelona could beat Arsenal to the signing of Leon Goretzka by offering him a bigger signing-on fee, according to reports.
Tony Cascarino has praised Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil for not "downing tools", after failing to secure moves away from Arsenal in the summer.
Emmanuel Petit feels Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are playing for a move in January.
Arsenal fans have accused Eden Hazard of copying Mesut Ozil's goal-scoring technique in which the midfielder chips the ball off the ground and into the net.
Antoine Griezmann was close to joining Arsenal in 2013, but for some reason, the club didn't get the deal done.
Contrary to previous reports, Andre Gomes won't be leaving Barcelona in January as part of a swap deal for Mesut Ozil. Shocking, huh?
Rio Ferdinand says he would definitely take Mesut Özil at Manchester United on a free transfer at the end of the season.
Manchester United want Mesut Ozil to solve their creativity problems, according to reports.
Barcelona will offer Arda Turan in exchange for Mesut Ozil, according to the Daily Star.
Ray Wilkins is convinced that Manchester United won't sign Mesut Ozil because they don't actually want him.
Manchester United's official website has singled out Mesut Ozil as a player the Red Devils really need to keep an eye on during Saturday afternoon's Premier League clash.
Mesut Özil has reiterated his desire to win the Champions League, making it clear what the Gunners need to do to keep him.
Arsene Wenger is convinced that Mesut Ozil's current form proves he wants to be playing for Arsenal despite speculation that he wants to move.
After the World Cup draw took place earlier this afternoon, we're looking at who the Arsenal players will face at the competition next summer.
Olivier Giroud hailed Mesut Ozil following his impressive second-half performance against Huddersfield on Wednesday evening.
There's no doubt that Mesut Özil is one of the most polarising players to have ever played for Arsenal.
Chelsea are looking to beat Manchester United and Barcelona for Mesut Ozil's signature, according to latest reports.
Ian Wright was full of praise for Mesut Ozil after his performance against Huddersfield last night, calling the midfielder "beautiful to watch".
Aaron Ramsey has hailed Mesut Ozil's performance against Huddersfield, calling the German playmaker "fantastic" after fighting off an illness to star on Wednesday night.
Charlie Nicholas claims that if Arsenal receive a huge offer for either Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez in January, the club will allow them to leave.
Arsenal legend Ray Parlour agrees that Arsenal need to keep Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil past January if they're going to have any hope of finishing in the top four.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly demanding a massive signing on fee if he joins Barcelona in January.
Former Liverpool defender, Mark Lawrenson, isn't convinced by the latest rumours linking Mesut Ozil with a move to Manchester United.
Jack Wilshere, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have all been linked with January moves, but letting them go could be catastrophic.
Jack Wilshere could finally make his first Premier League start against Huddersfield on Wednesday night.
Arsene Wenger has said Mesut Ozil is expected to train today and will be assessed ahead of Wednesday’s meeting with Huddersfield, while Alex Iwobi is likely to miss out with a dead leg.
While some Arsenal fans just shrugged off Mesut Ozil's illness on Sunday as a stroke of bad luck, many were less than impressed with the German's apparent weakness when it comes to germs.
Mark Lawrenson has suggested that Mesut Ozil was putting himself in the shop window against Tottenham.
Arsenal will sell Jack Wilshere in January if they receive a good offer, according to latest reports.
Arsene Wenger has revealed that Mesut Ozil will 'certainly' be short for Arsenal's clash against Huddersfield on Wednesday.
Sergio Ramos has contacted Mesut Özil to try and convince him not to join Barcelona, according to reports in Spain.
It sounds simplistic, but Arsenal need their big players for the big occasions.
Kevin Campbell thinks there are 100 players Arsenal could buy to fill the gaps in their team, but isn't sure they will do so.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly demanding £330k-per-week in wages from Barcelona if they want to sign him in January, but is he really?
Philippe Coutinho, not Mesut Özil, is still Barcelona's priority signing in January, according to reports in Spain.
Barcelona are reportedly prepared to abandon their pursuit of Mesut Ozil because they fear his 'busy nightlife' will get in the way of his football in La Liga.
Arsène Wenger says Mesut Özil hasn't agreed a deal with Barcelona, and that both player and manager are focused on doing well with Arsenal.
Nacho Monreal has no doubts about Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's commitment to the club.
According to the Turkish press, Mesut Ozil has informed Fenerbahce that he'll most likely be signing for Manchester United at the end of the season.
Leon Goretzka could arrive as Mesut Ozil leaves the club, that's what some tabloids are claiming as they name Goretzka Ozil's successor.
Paul Merson has explained why "world class" Mesut Ozil gets so much criticism.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown reckons that Mesut Ozil has to perform every week in order to prove himself.
Lionel Messi apparently doesn't want Mesut Ozil at Barcelona because he's too old.
Arsenal will only consider selling one of Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil in January, not both, according to latest reports.
Frank Lampard can't understand why Arsenal show good work off the ball so inconsistently, after all the praise the Gunners received for industry on Saturday.
Ex-Arsenal striker, Kevin Campbell, claims that if his former team decide to sell their best players, they're officially no longer a 'serious' club.
Arsenal's Mesut Özil has been given permission to negotiate with Barcelona, according to latest reports in Spain.
Jamie Carragher thinks Dele Alli has escaped the type of criticism Mesut Özil would have received if he'd put in the same kind of performance in Saturday's North London derby.
Arsenal plan to spend £14m on Trabzonspor midfielder Yusuf Yazici, according to reports in Turkey.
Schalke's president Clemens Tonnies has revealed the club are interested in bringing Mesut Özil back, but admits that it will be impossible this summer.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has been much-maligned for his performances this season, but he responded in perfect fashion against Tottenham, and one statistic won back the hearts of the supporters.
Alan Shearer has surprised everyone by praising Mesut Özil, after Arsenal beat Tottenham in Saturday's North London derby.
Graeme Souness believes Mesut Ozil must work as hard as he did against Tottenham on a consistent basis.
Garth Crooks says Mesut Özil should be playing for Tottenham, because their fans would appreciate the Arsenal and Germany playmaker more.
Mesut Ozil heaped praise onto Alexis Sanchez on Saturday following the forward's goal against Tottenham in the North London Derby.
Shkodran Mustafi says he told Mesut Özil to take the free-kick that led to the opening goal against Tottenham because he believes in the German's deliveries. His words were proved true.
Barcelona are reportedly willing to offer Arsenal Andre Gomes plus cash in exchange for Mesut Ozil.
David Seaman is worried about the uncertainty Alexis and Ozil's contract situation could cause, and has demanded Arsenal look to tie the pair down as soon as possible.
Shkodran Mustafi, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez were all stand-out performers in the Premier League last weekend.
And here we are again - Mesut is back to being amazing and important! A part of me was just waiting for the time it...
Arsene Wenger is convinced that both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil want to stay at the club.
Hector Bellerin was full of praise for Mesut Ozil following his Man of the Match-winning performance against Spurs on Saturday.
Thierry Henry was impressed with Ozil's work rate against Spurs, but stressed he must do that in every match.
Barcelona are reportedly yet to make any sort of approach for Mesut Ozil.
There should be no doubt about Mesut Ozil's work rate after his performance against Tottenham.
Shokdran Mustafi and Mesut Ozil were delighted with the performance against Tottenham.
Mesut Özil is reportedly being considered as Barcelona's alternative to Coutinho, as the German would be cheaper for the Catalan club to chase in January.
Arsene Wenger wants to know where Arsenal stand with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez by the end of December.
Arsenal reportedly want to sign Marouane Fellaini on a free transfer at the end of the season, with the Belgian's contract with Manchester United due to expire.
Ian Wright has laughed off the suggestion that Mesut Özil is even more technically capable than Arsenal legend Dennis Bergkamp.
Alex Iwobi, Mesut Özil and Alexandre Lacazette were all involved in the goals on Tuesday for their respective countries, which hopefully bodes well ahead of the North London derby on Saturday.
Atletico Madrid are preparing to make an lucrative offer for Mesut Özil, according to reports.
Craig Bellamy recently laid into Mesut Ozil after his performance for Germany against England because the playmaker 'drives him up the wall'.
More statistics have emerged following Germany v England's 0-0 draw on Friday evening that prove Mesut Ozil isn't the lazy player the media insist on labeling him when he plays for Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil's agent Erkut Sogut has opened up about the difficulties of handling the media.
Last Sunday, when Arsenal's team selection to face Manchester City was announced, there were two immediate reactions of disbelief.
Lee Dixon thinks Arsenal should've sold Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil, in the same way Michael Thomas was sold to Liverpool back in 1991.
Ray Wilkins believes Mesut Ozil isn't good enough to wear the no. 10. In fact, he doesn't think he's very good at all...
Mesut Ozil was tempting fate on Twitter. He meant well with his innocent post, but may be regretting having done it now.
Arsenal have decided to sell Mesut Ozil in January, despite claims just a day ago that a new contract could have been on the horizon.
After reports emerged on Wednesday that Mesut Ozil would only sign a new deal with Arsenal if he was given Jack Wilshere’s No.10 shirt, supporters took to social media to vent their fury.
If you believe reports, Mesut Ozil will only sign a new contract if he gets the number 10 shirt.
Mesut Ozil will extend his contract at Arsenal if he gets the number 10 shirt.
With a number of players running their contracts down, Arsenal could lose out on significant sums of money.
When Mesut Özil joined Arsenal in 2013, it was supposed to be a watershed moment where the club pushed on and moved to the next level in the transfer market.
Nine Arsenal players have been called up for their countries for their upcoming international matches.
While Arsenal are struggling to find goals from the likes of Alexis Sanchez, Mesut Özil and Alex Iwobi, Lucas Perez is scoring for fun on loan at Deportivo.
Arsenal are considering Barcelona's Rafinha to fill the hole left by the potential departures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil, according to reports.
Arsenal fans want Nabil Fekir to replace Alexis Sanchez at Arsenal when the Chilean inevitably leaves the club.
Danny Cowley says he lost out on £740 and his company car after Lincoln City lost to Arsenal last year in the FA Cup.
Manchester United have cooled their interest in Mesut Ozil because he's asking for too much money, according to reports.
The previous decade has seen plenty of players turned into scapegoats.
Arsenal went to Manchester City and lost, just like we all expected them to.
Arsène Wenger says Mesut Özil will be just as important as Alexis Sanchez against Manchester City on Sunday.
Pep Guardiola says he has no doubts about Mesut Özil's qualities, despite the German's critics in the English media.
Cristiano Ronaldo has reportedly told Real Madrid that he doesn't want them to sign Alexis Sanchez, whilst Messi is apparently happy for Özil to join Barcelona.
Several Arsenal players will be in action during the international break
When it comes to the whole Mesut Ozil v Kevin de Bruyne debate, most people probably reckon they know which one has the better stats, at least this season.
Martin Keown has heaped praise on Jack Wilshere's vision just weeks after laying into Mesut Ozil.
Arsene Wenger has explained why Jack Wilshere isn't currently getting into Arsenal's Premier League starting XI.
The Ozil to Manchester United stories just won't go away.
Sky Sports have released their latest power ranking of the Premier League's most in form players.
Reiss Nelson has identified the Arsenal players have helped him settle into first team life.
Aaron Ramsey's return to form and fitness has helped Arsenal enormously, says Andy Gray.
Aaron Ramsey has risen to fourth in the Premier League Power Rankings, emphasising his good form at the moment.
Mesut Özil's creativity is reaching new levels this season, according to the statistics, even beating his fantastic 2015/16 campaign.
Mesut Ozil has said he remains in contact with former Arsenal midfield Mathieu Flamini and he considers him a 'brother'.
We asked you guys on Twitter who your favourite current Arsenal player is and why, and the results seem to be pretty conclusive.
Alexandre Lacazette can just have just as much success as Karim Benzema, according to Mesut Ozil.
Mesut Ozil may have only scored once and assisted twice in eight appearances this season but he's still given us plenty of lovely football to marvel at.
Arsenal had a particular busy week this time around, with Norwich on Tuesday, the AGM on Thursday and Swansea at the weekend.
Arsenal came from behind to win yet again at the Emirates this season.
Mesut Ozil is only focusing on giving 100% for Arsenal.
Norbert Elgert has overseen the development of a number of top players in Schalke's youth system since 1996, including a couple of current Gunners.
Lionel Messi would rather see his club sign Mesut Özil than Philippe Coutinho, according to reports.
Arsène Wenger says he never questioned Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez's commitment to Arsenal, and Sunday's win over Everton proved him right.
Stan Kroenke has insisted that he wants Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez to stay at Arsenal.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil could be considering his future with the club over a bizarre row with Jack Wilshere over his number 10 shirt.
Per Mertesacker was impressed with how Mesut Özil shone at the weekend against Everton.
Mesut Ozil has reportedly been in contact with Jose Mourinho over a January move.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Helen (and her dog) to review the wins at Belgrade and Everton, and wax lyrical over Alexis, Lacazette and Ozil finally playing together.
Alexis Sanchez says that he thinks Alexandre Lacazette is very talented, and thinks that the two players have a good understanding already.
Mikael Silvestre thinks Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil "wouldn't last long" at Manchester United under manager José Mourinho if he did move in January or next summer.
The Arsenal fans were delighted with Mesut Ozil's performance on Sunday.
Per Mertesacker was pleased that Arsenal were finally able to take their chances in an away game, and admitted he wasn't too nervous after the Londoners went behind to Everton.
Mesut Özil, Sead Kolašinac, Nacho Monreal and Alexis Sanchez have all featured in various team-of-the-week articles, after Sunday's 5-2 win over Everton.
Martin Keown has questioned whether Ozil is playing for a move after his improved performance against Everton.
Mesut Ozil will continue to be criticised so long as doesn't perform in the big games, says Ian Wright.
Aaron Ramsey is hoping to see more goals from Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez and Alexandre Lacazette.
Mesut Özil says that the attacking threat we saw on the pitch against Everton is what the German, Alexis and Lacazette do all the time in training.
Arsène Wenger says that Mesut Özil is a completely different prospect now that he's fully fit, after the German shone in the away victory against Everton.
Arsenal put in a quality attacking performance against Everton at Goodison, with almost all of their attacking players involved in one or two of the goals.
Arsenal got over their defeat against Watford by beating Everton convincingly at Goodison Park, with a 5-2 win.
Arsenal have scored more headed goals than other Premier League side this season.
Arsene Wenger has few concerns about Mesut Ozil's commitment to the team.
Mesut Ozil feels there is a campaign against him, according to reports.
There have been strong rumours that Mesut Ozil could be joining Manchester United.
Mesut Ozil is not close to joining Manchester United, according to reports.
Former Everton midfielder Leon Osman reckons that Jack Wilshere will be delighted if Mesut Ozil leaves because the 25-year-old will get a chance in the first team again.
Arsene Wenger has regurgitated the same line about Mesut Ozil being 100% committed to Arsenal following the recent speculation over the 29-year-old's move to Manchester United.
Arsenal suffered defeat in their last away game in the Premier League, and are still without a win on the road this season. So what's going wrong for the Gunners on their travels?
Before the start of the new season, Mesut Ozil seemed set on staying at Arsenal. Now, however, he's reportedly told the club he's joining Manchester United. So what changed?
Mesut Ozil has reportedly been telling his teammates that he's signing for Manchester United.
Horse racing legend Tony McCoy isn't a fan of Mesut Ozil, it seems.
Per Mertesacker insists that he's confident that Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil are both committed to Arsenal... for the time being.
Robert Pires says Mesut Özil seems angry that the Gunners haven't spent more money in the transfer market.
Sead Kolasinac has credited Norbert Elgert as the most important coach in his and Mesut Ozil's career.
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil were both in training ahead of Thursday's Europa League trip to Serbia.
Arsenal could have to lower their asking price for Mesut Özil, with no suitors reportedly willing to match the Gunners' valuation of the midfielder.
Wojciech Szczesny says Paulo Dybala could be the best in the world, comparing him to some of Arsenal's best players of the last decade or so.
Arsenal may consider selling Mesut Ozil in January due to concerns from the manager, coaching staff and players over his lack of effort on the pitch and in training.
Inter Milan's reported move for Mesut Ozil could go unchallenged at this rate as contract talks with Arsenal stall... again.
Mesut Ozil could reportedly hold the key to Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal as the club will apparently only sell the Chilean in January if they keep the playmaker.
Arsenal fans turned on Mesut Özil on his birthday, after the German somehow missed an easy chance to score in Saturday's defeat to Watford.
Robbie Savage thinks Mesut Özil should have scored against Watford and put the game to bed.
Newcastle legend Alan Shearer doesn't just reckon that Arsenal should have sold Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez over the summer, he believes that Arsene Wenger should have gone too.
Martin Keown has found way to pin Arsenal's defeat against Watford on Mesut Ozil.
Barney Ronay wrote this week that the "Age of Özil" is over at Arsenal so we thought we'd take a look and see if that's really the case.
No team has scored more headers than Arsenal in the Premier League since the start of the 2015/16 season.
Paul Merson came out with more anti-Özil comments ahead of the weekend's clash between Arsenal and Watford, even though the facts go against everything he's saying.
Mesut Özil is a man who divides opinion publicly, so why is it that Arsenal fans want him to stay so badly, and United fans are so happy to see him linked with them?
Now a couple of months into the final year of his contract with the Gunners, we still have no resolution as to whether Mesut Özil is planning to stick around after this season.
Arsène Wenger says Mesut Özil has more players to compete with for an Arsenal place now, but he still thinks the German is one of the best players in the world.
On Thursday morning, Arsene Wenger delivered the latest team news ahead of Arsenal's Premier League clash against Watford.
Paul Merson says he wouldn't put Mesut Özil back into the team against Watford, as the German doesn't work hard enough.
Martin Keown claims he's 'astonished' by the notion that Mesut Ozil could stay at Arsenal.
Arsène Wenger says Mesut Özil is available again after injury, although he might not be completely sharp at this stage.
Since signing for Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, Mesut Ozil has provided more assists than any other Premier League player.
Mesut Özil reiterates that his footballing idol is Zinedine Zidane, and that he models his game on the French midfielder.
Mesut Özil has held positive talks with Arsenal over a new contract, according to his agent.
Arsène Wenger admits it's a possibility that Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil could leave in January, but says both players are happy at the club.
Mesut Ozil does not have the qualities to play for Inter Milan, according to Italian journalist Niccolo Ceccarini.
Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil could be putting clubs off with his £330,000-per-week wage demands, according to latest reports.
Former Liverpool player Phil Babb believes Arsenal's improved form is due to Mesut Ozil's absence.
Ex-Germany striker, Karl-Heinz Riedle, doesn't believe that Mesut Ozil should join Manchester United... but he doesn't believe the 28-year-old should stay at Arsenal either.
Hasn't the international break been so, so entertaining? Are there really any positives for Arsenal fans during this two week hiatus? Well, when you think about it, there actually are a few.
Besiktas have been promised talks with Mesut Ozil, according to reports. The Turkish club could soon enter the race for the playmaker whose contract expires in the summer.
Bayern Munich are the latest club reportedly keen on signing Mesut Ozil.
Arsenal have several injury problems to worry about ahead of their trip to Watford on Saturday, with up to seven players potentially missing out on the weekend.
Jose Mourinho reportedly doubts whether Mesut Ozil is actually better than Manchester United's current creative options. According to journalist Duncan Castles, Jose Mourinho doubts whether...
Fenerbahce are reportedly ready to 'push hard' for Mesut Ozil in January.
Alex Iwobi could be Arsenal's unlikely internal solution to their Mesut Ozil problem.
Arsenal's squad will be undergoing some significant changes next summer.
Alex Iwobi believes that Arsenal will suffer a huge setback if they lose both Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.
Contrary to previous reports, Jose Mourinho apparently doesn't want to sign Mesut Ozil next summer.
Mesut Ozil has recorded the ninth-most key passes in Europe this season.
Between being a target for the media and Arsenal's on-pitch fortunes, it's no surprise that Mesut Ozil could be soon leaving the club.
Manchester United are apparently favourites to sign Mesut Ozil next summer.
Mesut Özil has posted a couple of Instagram updates showing all the hard work he's putting into his recovery, after being accused of testing Arsène Wenger by Martin Keown.
The number of players on the Arsenal treatment table seems to be reducing, something that rarely happens over an international break in recent times.
Martin Keown has accused Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil of downing tools, suggesting the German playmaker has given up due to his impending exit next summer.
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho wants a reunion with Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil, according to latest reports from Spain.
Mesut Özil has posted an update on Instagram as he recovers from the injury that kept him out of Sunday's win against Brighton.
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil have been the Gunners' star players for the last few years, but the question of which one is more important is being asked more and more.
Several Arsenal players have reportedly grown irritated with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez after the pair didn't show up for a club media day on 21 September.
Manchester United plan to try to sign Mesut Özil on a free at the end of the season, according to reports.
Mesut Özil's advisors reportedly used Manchester United in the last round of contract negotiations with Arsenal, in an attempt to get a better deal with the Gunners.
Stuart Pearce reckons that while Arsenal should probably look to cash in on Mesut Ozil in January, Alexis Sanchez would be a massive loss to the club.
Arsenal are considering selling Mesut Ozil in January, according to reports.
According to the Italian media, Mesut Ozil's exclusion from the Germany squad could push him further towards an Arsenal exit.
Thierry Henry believes that Arsene Wenger is no longer as loyal to Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez as he used to be.
Robbie Savage doesn't think Mesut Ozil should be in the Arsenal starting XI.
Arsene Wenger has revealed that three Arsenal players won't be going on international duty for their respective countries.
Mesut Özil showed off his London home in a video on his Instagram page.
After Arsenal's match against Brighton the international break is underway again, just a few weeks after the last one ended. So which Arsenal players are involved, and when?
Mesut Özil is very unlikely to move to Inter Milan in January, despite some reports to the contrary in the last week.
Arsenal could be without Laurent Koscielny and Mesut Ozil for Sunday's game against Brighton.
Martin Keown has claimed that Mesut Ozil can't be trusted by Arsene Wenger anymore.
Inter Milan chairman Erick Thohir has confirmed that the Serie A club are interested in signing Mesut Ozil.
Inter Milan aren't interested in parting with Joao Mario, after Arsenal suggested making him part of their deal to sign Mesut Özil, according to latest reports.
Inter Milan have reportedly turned down the chance to sign Mesut Ozil.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Stephen is joined by Sylvain to discuss the win over West Brom, and ponder if Lacazette, Özil and Alexis being in the same team will actually work.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown thinks that Arsène Wenger can no longer trust playmaker Mesut Özil, and claims that's why he was left out of Monday's Premier League clash with West Bromwich Albion.
Thierry Henry admits he's surprised by Arsene Wenger's tactic to make Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez work for their places in Arsenal's first team.
Mesut Ozil has given us a sneak peak inside his luxurious home for a new video.
Arsene Wenger has explained midfielder Mesut Ozil was on the bench against West Brom due to a lack of fitness, having only recently recovered from a knee injury.
Former Barnet manager Martin Allen believes Arsenal should sell Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez in January to bring back the Gunners' glory days.
Fenerbahce could reportedly attempt to sign Mesut Ozil if Ali Koc becomes the Turkish club's president.
Barcelona are reportedly interested in signing Arsenal's Mesut Özil, as well as Manchester United's Ander Herrera, on free transfers at the end of the season.
Arsenal have been boosted by Mesut Ozil’s return to training ahead of this evening’s clash with West Bromwich Albion.
Arsenal fans actually appear pretty pleased to see Mesut Ozil linked with Manchester United.
Mesut Ozil's camp have reportedly been given 'encouraging' feedback from Manchester United after putting out their 'feelers'.
Are Arsene Wenger's side more productive without Mesut Ozil in their side?
Arsenal could be dealt a second hammer-blow in January with Inter Milan reportedly eyeing Mesut Ozil.
Ray Wilkins believes that Mesut Ozil should only play home games for Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil has given an update on his knee injury.
Former Chelsea assistant, Ray Wilkins, has some rather unusual advice for Arsene Wenger regarding Mesut Ozil.
Arsene Wenger has given an update Mesut Ozil's fitness, saying the Arsenal player should return to training "today or tomorrow".
Arsenal's attacking duo Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez have both been nominated for the 2016/17 FIFA World 11.
Ian Wright thinks Arsène Wenger should avoid bringing Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez back into the Arsenal team, after the Gunners performed so well against Chelsea without the pair.
Mesut Ozil has provided a fitness update after missing out on Arsenal's clash against Chelsea on Sunday.
Arsène Wenger revealed defender Calum Chambers and Jack Wilshere will feature in Wednesday's Carabao Cup clash with Doncaster Rovers.
New York Times journalist, Rory Smith, reckons that some Arsenal players actually enjoyed playing without Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez against Chelsea on Sunday.
Julian Draxler has spoken about how close he and Mesut Ozil are.
Now before anyone gets too angry about this, I feel it’s interesting to delve into what possibilities could happen as a result of this decision.
After Arsenal put in an organised and committed performance against Chelsea on Sunday without Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez, some pundits asked if the Gunners really need the pair.
Ian Wright has claimed that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez would "mess up the team dynamic" when Arsenal play Tottenham.
Steve Nicol thinks that Arsenal would be a mid-table side without Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez, despite some recent claims to the contrary.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Stephen and Ross to discuss the draw at Chelsea and ponder the long-term prospects if/when Alexis and Özil leave.
Jamie Carragher believes that Arsenal defended better against Chelsea without Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in the team.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown says the Gunners "were much better" without Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez against Chelsea on Sunday.
Gary Neville believes Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil need to take a look at themselves after Arsenal drew against defending champions Chelsea at Stamford Bridge without either player starting.
Arsenal captain and former Germany international Per Mertesacker has backed teammate Mesut Ozil to defy his critics this season, and believes he's one of the most important players in the side.
Mesut Özil still hasn't signed a new contract and Arsène Wenger says that talks have slowed down, so naturally the rumours about where Mesut could end up next summer have started to grow.
Mesut Özil is often accused of not turning up for the big away games with Arsenal, even if many accept that at home and against the smaller teams he can take a team apart.
Arsene Wenger has given an update on Danny Welbeck's injury.
Mesut Özil is expected to miss Arsenal's clash with Chelsea at Stamford Bridge, according to reports.
Real Madrid could buy-back Mesut Ozil to prevent him from joining Barcelona, according to reports.
Arsene Wenger has delivered an update ahead of the game against Chelsea this weekend, stating that Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil ‘should be alright’ to feature’.
Danny Murphy thinks Mesut Özil would be better off at one of Arsenal's title rivals, such as Manchester United, Chelsea or Tottenham Hotspur.
Arsène Wenger has revealed that contract talks with Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil have "slowed down", rather than having stopped entirely as reports previously alleged.
Arsenal have been linked with Juventus winger Juan Cuadrado, potentially lining him up as a replacement for Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil who could leave at the end of their contracts next summer.
Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil were instrumental as a sharper Arsenal side dispatched an abject Bournemouth 3-0 on Saturday at the Emirates.
Arsene Wenger has revealed Arsenal midfielder Francis Coquelin will be out of action for three weeks, having picked up a hamstring injury in Saturday’s 3-0 win over Bournemouth.
Arsene Wenger could leave out seven first-team players for Thursday’s Europa League clash, with Petr Cech, Laurent Koscielny, Alexandre Lacazette, Danny Welbeck, Mesut Ozil, Granit Xhaka and Aaron Ramsey all missing training.
Mesut Özil will leave Arsenal for free at the end of the season, according to latest reports in Germany.
Mesut Özil put in a much improved performance against Bournemouth along with the rest of the team, and Arsenal took to Twitter to ask fans what they thought of his performance.
Mesut Özil has dedicated Arsenal's win against Bournemouth to a young fan suffering from a brain tumour.
Arsenal have actually managed to register a comfortable win even if it was against struggling Bournemouth.
Mesut Ozil has been given a higher rating than several Manchester United, Liverpool, Chelsea and Spurs stars, and the anger it's causing is pretty funny.
Arsenal are reportedly still confident that Mesut Ozil will sign a new deal with the club soon.
There are few things I enjoy more than when Mesut Ozil makes pundits look stupid.
In a new model devised by data experts from the University of Liverpool,University of Salford, and University College London, we can see who Arsenal's most influential player was last season and, guess what? It's not actually Alexis Sanchez.
Arsene Wenger has defended Mesut Ozil after he received criticism from ex-Arsenal players, while issuing a parting shot to said legends in a recent press conference.
Former Bayern Munich and Germany midfielder Stefan Effenburg believes that Steven Gerrard's assessment of Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil was correct.
Arsenal will hold further contract talks with Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez and German playmaker Mesut Ozil, but aren't holding out much hope of tying the pair down to new deals.
Alexis Sanchez has been named in Arsenal's Europa League squad for this season, along with 41 other players.
Ex-Chelsea and Celtic midfielder Craig Burley thinks Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Özil needs to look at himself before criticising former players of the Gunners.
Former Arsenal striker Paul Mariner has called Mesut Ozil's recent comments "ridiculous", after the German international fought back at criticism from ex-Gunners.
Arsenal fans were left asking the same question to Mesut Ozil after the 28-year-old stole the show for Germany in last night's World Cup qualifier.
Arsenal fans have demanded that Mesut Özil help Arsene Wenger sign Julian Draxler from Paris Saint-Germain in January, after the pair impressed for Germany during the international break.
Gabriele Marcotti believes Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil deserves more respect, after the endless criticism he's received in recent days.
Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil impressed once again, scoring and assisting a goal as his side enjoyed a 6-0 win over Norway.
Arsenal fans have urged Mesut Ozil to sign a new contract with the club, after club legend Ian Wright challenged the playmaker to prove his commitment.
Arsenal have reportedly not held contract talks with Mesut Ozil since March.
Arsenal wanted to sell more than eight players this summer to free up space on the wage bill, in addition to clearing their bloated first-team.
Barcelona were reportedly told not to sign Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil by long-serving forward Lionel Messi.
Arsenal legend Ian Wright has hit back at German playmaker Mesut Ozil after his criticism of former Gunners working in the media.
Leicester City winger Riyad Mahrez is looking for a move to either Arsenal, Chelsea or Tottenham in January, but will only get it if he shows his 2015/16 form.
Three Arsenal players featured for France in their stalemate with Luxembourg, while Danny Welbeck scored for England and Mesut Ozil impressed with Germany.
Arsenal fans have backed Mesut Ozil after his impassioned rant on social media on his fourth Gunner-versary.
2 September marked four years since Mesut Ozil signed for Arsenal from Real Madrid and the playmaker had a lot to say on social media.
The media has been reporting to fans that Arsenal didn't have any money for signings on deadline day, but is this true?
Today marks four years to the day that Arsenal signed Mesut Ozil, and looking back at comments from the club at the time, you can’t help but think they were spinning a load of bulls**t (shocking, I know).
Several Arsenal players were in action for their respective countries on Friday 1 September; here's how they got on.
Patrick Vieira claims that Arsenal still have plenty of leaders at the club, despite what many say in the media.
Barcelona offered Arda Turan plus cash for Mesut Ozil, according to reports.
With the deadline now passed, we're going to bring you Arsenal's deadline day, as summed up by David Ornstein.
With the Spanish window still open, Barcelona have reportedly made a £55m offer for Mesut Ozil.
Arsenal legend Emmanuel Petit has said he would sell Mesut Ozil this summer.
Arsenal players have given their tributes to Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, after the midfielder's deadline day move to Liverpool.
The way that Arsenal have handled Alexis and Özil's contract situations has been "almost amateurish" according to Jamie Redknapp.
Arsenal are reportedly ready to offer Mesut Ozil to Barcelona in an Arda Turan-plus-cash deal.
Arsenal's senior players are reportedly feeling disillusioned with the club and are worried about the Gunners' lack of ambition.
After Arsenal's embarrassing performance against Liverpool on Sunday, Stuart Pearce blamed the Gunners' problems on the players with contract issues.
Newcastle legend, Alan Shearer, lays into Arsenal in his recent column, admitting that the Gunners' body language during their 4-0 loss at Liverpool was worrying.
Borussia Dortmund are reportedly looking to spend a portion of the £97m they got from Barcelona for Ousmane Dembele on Mesut Ozil this summer.
Phil Neville has said that half of Arsenal's team against Liverpool no longer want to be at the club.
Mesut Ozil has issued an apology following our 4-0 thumping at Anfield yesterday.
Oxlade-Chamberlain should be sold, according to former Arsenal forward Charlie Nicholas.
Arsene Wenger believes that Alexis Sanchez and Alexandre Lacazette can form a good partnership.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp has defended Mesut Ozil after recent criticism.
With all their futures in the balance we're looking back on Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain's thoughts on teammates Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil, which he gave earlier in the summer.
Mesut Ozil has been called-up for Germany's upcoming international games but it was a different story for two other Arsenal players.
Arsenal may have hit back at the Mesut Ozil criticism by sharing an impressive statistic on their Instagram account.
Ian Wright has spoken out against criticism over Mesut Ozil following his performance versus Stoke last Saturday.
Arsenal defender Kieran Gibbs is closing in on a move to Galatasaray, according to reports in Turkey.
Arsenal's players have had their weekly wages revealed, with Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil the top earners on £140k-per-week each.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matt and Stephen are joined by newbie Luke Ginnell (Hard G.) to pore over the defeat to Stoke City.
Former Burnley midfielder Joey Barton has defended Mesut Ozil's performance for Arsenal in Saturday evening's defeat to Stoke City.
Stoke Police engaged in some banter with an Arsenal fan on Twitter after Saturday's game.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil came in for a lot of criticism for his performance against Stoke City in Saturday evening's defeat at the Britannia Stadium.
Martin Keown has continued to lay into Mesut Ozil and believes he doesn't want to be at Arsenal.
Mesut Özil has, once again, been picked out by pundits as the reason why Arsenal didn't win a match.
Mark Schwarzer has claimed that Alexis Sanchez won't be at his best unless he signs a new deal with the Gunners.
Arsene Wenger has defended Mesut Ozil after his performance against Stoke.
Martin Keown has said that Arsenal cannot afford to carry Mesut Ozil following their defeat to Stoke.
Steven Gerrard has claimed that Mesut Özil is a liability away from home for the Gunners.
Mesut Özil and Sead Kolašinac have been marked as potential influencers in the future of Julian Draxler.
Arsenal and Germany forward Mesut Ozil stirred up some excitement ahead of November's North London by playing Tottenham in a game of Pro Evolution Soccer 2017.
Arsene Wenger has said he’s willing to keep his contract rebels at the club and risk losing them for free in 12 months, even if it costs Arsenal £200m.
Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil says Cristiano Ronaldo is "one of the greatest in the world", and believes the Portuguese international is unlike any other player.
Crystal Palace midfielder Yohan Cabaye believes Arsenal and Germany playmaker Mesut Özil is the best player in the Premier League.
Arsene Wenger revealed his hopes to extend the contracts of Alexis Sanchez, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Mesut Ozil, with the trio in the last year of their respective deals at Arsenal.
Thierry Henry believes that Arsene Wenger needs to give Mesut Ozil a wake-up call if he's going to get the best out of him.
Hold the press people, Stewart Robson has managed to say something vaguely complimentary about Arsenal.
Arsenal legend Martin Keown believes the Gunners won't be able to stop Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Özil leaving the club.
Referee Mike Dean had a mixed game on Friday night as Arsenal defeated Leicester 4-3.
Atletico Madrid could target Arsenal's Mesut Özil if Antoine Griezmann exits the Vicente Calderon.
Former referee, Keith Hackett, believes that Leicester have the right to feel 'aggrieved' after Mesut Ozil got away with illegally handling the ball on Friday night.
Mesut Ozil has reportedly asked his agent, Dr Erkut Sogut, to offer him to Barcelona.
Arsenal are reportedly ready to offer Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez a combined £525k-per-week in order to convince them to stay.
Mesut Ozil believes that Jens Lehmann's personality will be a big help on the training ground.
It’s getting harder and harder to keep track of who’s fit and who isn’t ahead of Arsenal’s first 2017/18 clash against Leicester, so here's the latest.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has been passed fit to start against Leicester City in Friday evening’s Premier League opener, while box-to-box midfielder Aaron Ramsey is in contention.
New-boy Sead Kolasinac has revealed that Arsenal's strong German influence in the squad helped him quickly settle in.
Arsene Wenger was reportedly 13 minutes early to his pre-match press conference and wasted no time telling the media how prepared his side are for anything Leicester City throw at them.
In his press conference previewing Friday’s Premier League opener with Leicester City, Arsene Wenger has revealed Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey and Per Mertesacker could miss out.
Arsenal could reportedly be missing up to seven players for their opening day Premier League fixture against Leicester City on Friday evening.
Arsenal forward Danny Welbeck says he is hoping to start alongside new signing Alexandre Lacazette this season.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey will probably 'be short' for Arsenal's Premier League match against Leicester on Friday.
The transfer window shuts on 31 August, which gives Arsenal about 25 days to wrap up a number of deals but what do they need to do?
There's just one month remaining in the transfer window, and Arsenal still have work to do.
Mesut Ozil, Aaron Ramsey and Laurent Koscielny were all noticeably absent from Arsenal's squad to face Chelsea in the Community Shield on Sunday.
After his move to PSG, we're looking at how Neymar's massive wages compare to Arsenal's top earners.
At the end of July, Mesut Ozil was the first player to wear the new ADIDAS Ace 17+ Purecontrol football boots from the Ocean Storm collection, but where can us normal humans get them?
Arsene Wenger insists that Aaron Ramsey should be fit enough to face Chelsea in the Community Shield on Sunday.
Arsenal face Chelsea on Sunday in the traditional curtain raiser for the new season, the Community Shield.
On Wednesday, the Arsenal squad took part in their official photocall.
On Thursday, the Arsenal squad took part in an open training session at the Emirates so the fans could watch their favourite players up close and see what goes on behind the scenes.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has been rumoured to be a target for Barcelona as a potential replacement for Paris Saint-Germain-bound Neymar.
The 2017/18 season is less than a fortnight away but Arsenal still need to answer several key questions before it kicks off.
On Monday, Barcelona were linked with a £53m move for Ozil, Arsenal signed a talented young winger and there was fury over Stan Kroenke’s bloodsports channel.
Arsene Wenger has claimed that having players in the final year of their contract is an "ideal situation."
Barcelona will try to sign Mesut Ozil for £53m if they can't sign Liverpool's Philippe Coutinho.
Arsenal’s pursuit for Thomas Lemar and Alexis’ sickness dominated news, coupled with a potential £126m loss for the Gunners. Arsenal also picked up a piece of silverware.
Mesut Ozil has praised former Arsenal winger Chris Willock ahead of tomorrow's friendly against Benfica.
Mesut Ozil recently lavished praised on former Arsenal wonderkid, Chris Willock.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly close to agreeing a new contract with Arsenal, that could see him earning an eyewatering £14.6m-a-year.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly close to finally agreeing a £280k-per-week deal with Arsenal.
Arsenal fans are currently hailing Mesut Ozil's apparent attempt to persuade Alexis Sanchez to sign a new deal with the Gunners.
Arsenal goalkeepers Petr Cech and Emi Martinez both shone in Wednesday's win over Bayern Munich.
Mesut Ozil, Alexandre Lacazette, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Emi Martinez, Francis Coquelin and Nacho Monreal all attended an Arsenal fan party in China.
Hundreds of Chinese fans attended one of the more unique Arsenal fan parties in recent times.
Arsenal continued their pre-season training in China ahead of tomorrow's game against Bayern Munich.
Arsenal have landed in China and wasted no time getting stuck in to a bunch of weird pre-season duties.
Arsenal fans have been reacting to Özil's latest post on Twitter in typical fashion.
Stewart Robson thinks Arsenal should take Mesut Özil's contract offer off the table and sell Olivier Giroud.
Have Arsenal accidentally leaked their 2017/18 away kit?
Mesut Ozil recently confirmed his desire to remain at Arsenal, but fans believe he's only staying because no other club wants or can afford him.
Speaking to the media during Arsenal's pre-season tour in Australia, German playmaker Mesut Özil has said he hopes Alexis Sanchez will stay this summer.
Mesut Ozil has given Arsenal fans the news they've all been waiting for since the end of last season: he wants to stay.
Mesut Ozil has hinted that he may be changing his squad number this season.
Arsenal unveiled their new black-and-pink third kit in Sydney this morning.
It looks almost certain that Lucas Perez will be leaving the club this summer after a season of limited opportunities.
Mesut Özil has been talking about Arsenal's first signing of the summer, Sead Kolašinac, in an interview on the Arsenal website.
Have Arsenal sneakily revealed Mesut Ozil's new shirt number?