Tag: Mesut Ozil
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?
Mesut Ozil has been getting all the gossip on Arsenal new boy, Sead Kolasinac, from Germany teammate Julian Draxler.
Arsenal have announced their 25-man squad for the tours of Australia and China. What does it tell us about who could stay and who could leave the club this summer?
Mesut Ozil has a year left on his contract and has yet to reach an agreement with Arsenal, but a lack of interest could suggest he's staying.
All the available evidence seems to be pointing to Mesut Ozil staying at Arsenal next season but will he sign a new deal?
Mesut Ozil has said he is looking forward to playing with "ice cold" Alexandre Lacazette.
How do Alexandre Lacazette's wages stack up against his new Arsenal teammates'?
With the news that Arsene Wenger personally called up Russian scout, Oleg Luzhny, to watch CSKA Moscow midfielder, Aleksandr Golovin, we look at other players that the Frenchman has used the personal touch to sign.
The £52m transfer of Alexandre Lacazette from Lyon to Arsenal is a record deal for both clubs.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon podcast, Matthew is joined by Sylvain to discuss staff additions, the Lacazette likelihood, whether Willock is just the start of home grown-departures and the impact of Mesut Ozil's love life.
Mesut Ozil's Instagram was hacked on Sunday evening by someone who either isn't happy about his choice of new girlfriend... or just wants to cause a little drama.
Robert Pires has said that Arsenal must keep hold of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez, and add two or three new players.
Has Mesut Ozil dropped another hint that he could be extending his Arsenal contract?
Bleacher Report explores the three worst and the three best moves Arsenal could make this summer.
AC Milan have pulled out of the race to sign James Rodriguez, leaving the door open to Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United.
Arsenal are reportedly set to offer Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil 20% pay-rises if the Gunners can regain their place in the top four next season.
Turkish champions Besiktas are interested in signing Mesut Ozil and are the only side linked with the German this summer despite his contract having less than a year to run.
With the news that Arsenal appear to be serious about signing Alexandre Lacazette and the move being seemingly up for discussion with Lyon, it's fair to say that there's at least a chance that we could see the striker in red and white next season.
The Arsenal players have been taking some much-needed down-time ahead of their pre-season Australian tour in July.
The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.
Arsenal will reportedly have to sell a load of first team players in order to afford Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil's new wages... or will they?
Mesut Ozil has potentially given a clear indication of where his future lies as he prepares for pre-season with Arsenal.
Former Arsenal winger Robert Pires believes Arsenal should be ambitious enough to tie Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil down to new contracts while bringing in three more players to challenge for the title next season.
European football expert Julien Laurens believes the futures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil has to be resolved before Arsenal sign any more new players are let others leave.
Arsenal's Skhodran Mustafi spoke with FR about his religion, what he'd be if he wasn't a footballer, friendships in football and captaining the German national team.
The restructuring of Arsenal’s backroom staff continues with the appointment of Team Sky chief Huss Fahmy to handle contract negotiations within the squad.
Ross Barkley could end up joining Arsenal, according to former captain Alan Stubbs.
Arsenal’s official kit launch for the 2017/18 is expected to be on Wednesday, and latest leaked pictures show Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in the strip, suggesting the pair could be retained this summer.
After missing out on Champions League qualification, Arsenal have a very important transfer window ahead. We've already been linked with several players, but which areas of the team should be reinforced this summer?
Since 2012, the CIES Football Observatory has published a weekly post analysing the top five major leagues in Europe, and this week they've focused on transfer values.
Arsenal have been heavily criticised in recent years for a lack of big moves in the transfer market. Perhaps it's not much of a surprise then, that eight of their top 10 all-time most expensive signings have been completed in the last five seasons.
Theo Walcott has returned to training earlier in an effort to relcaim his starting role for next season.
Arsenal have 12 players out of contract next summer and therefore set to run into their final year very soon - does this suggest that Arsene Wenger has taken his eye off the ball?
Granit Xhaka has spoken to German press about his time at Arsenal and the futures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.
Aaron Ramsey's contract expires in 2018, but there's been little talk of a renewal.
Since signing for Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, what are some of the greatest things that Mesut Ozil has done?
This season, a new formation and tactical system swept the Premier League, and to some extent world football.
Back in January, Mesut Ozil apparently made it clear that he wanted Jack Wilshere's coveted number 10 shirt: should Arsene Wenger give it to him?
A Reddit user named Harefield has researched which football club has the most decorated players in Europe in the squad.
Shkodran Mustafi has looked ahead to the Confederations Cup in Russia starting next week.
Sead Kolasinac has said he followed the career of Mesut Ozil closely.
Olivier Giroud has said he is jealous of team-mates Per Mertesacker and Mesut Ozil.
While Arsene Wenger has been playing coy over Arsenal's potential move for Leicester's Riyad Mahrez this summer, it's being reported that the Gunners will only attempt to sign the winger if Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez reject new deals.
Riyad Mahrez has been heavily linked with a move to Arsenal for the last two summers, but where would he fit in?
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he'd be open to a return to Schalke one day.
Tony Adams has claimed that the signing of Mesut Ozil was an insult to Jack Wilshere.
With the 2016/17 season having come to a close, it's time to look at which Arsenal players were the most influential over the course of the campaign, as well as those who left a lot to be desired.
The summer transfer window will see Arsenal linked with a host of players they have no intention of signing, and the Gunners have already been the subject of some crazy transfer rumours already.
Arsene Wenger has reiterated that neither Mesut Ozil nor Alexis Sanchez will be going anywhere this summer.
Mesut Özil's magical strike to complete an unlikely turnaround against Bulgarian side Ludogorets has been voted as the UEFA Champions League's best goal of the tournament this season.
Mesut Ozil has reportedly agreed to sign a new £280k-per-week contract with Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil appears to have taken another u-turn over his Arsenal contract.
It is hardly surprising that the first year Arsenal finished as 5th highest scorers in the Premier League that they find themselves ousted from...
Arsenal's star duo Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil reportedly want £350k-per-week to sign new deals.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain has described Mesut Ozil as a "silent assassin", revealing the playmaker "goes about his business quietly."
Arsenal legend Martin Keown has said Arsenal would be right to sell star duo Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.
Arsenal duo Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are being offered huge new deals to stay at the club but aren't keen on signing based on the most recent report.
From ball-winners like Francis Coquelin, to creative playmakers such as Mesut Ozil, to goalscoring midfielders like Aaron Ramsey and industrious box-to-box players such as Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain, Arsenal are blessed with a lot of options in the engine room.
Arsenal have reportedly put together a five-man shortlist of attacking players who can replace Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez if they leave north London this summer.
Alexis Sanchez played an amazing 4,854 minutes of football since last July. Alexis ranks 13th in list of most used played since 1/7/2016 Only...
Arsenal are preparing to offer Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez record-breaking contracts to keep them at the club.
Mesut Ozil has mocked so-called experts for their FA Cup final predictions.
After Aaron Ramsey's winning header in the FA Cup final against Chelsea on Saturday, I'm finding it difficult not to name that as goal of the season five times.
Arsene Wenger's done it again.
Mesut Ozil demonstrated against Chelsea in the FA Cup final exactly why Arsene Wenger splashed £42.5m on him four years ago.
This upcoming transfer window promises to be an important one for Arsenal as they look to strengthen significantly with a summer overhaul plan in place, and a recent article has already taken a look at how the Gunners' first-team squad could look with business being completed in multiple areas.
Mesut Ozil is apparently demanding £350k-per-week from Turkish side Besiktas after holding a 'secret meeting' over a summer move.
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown accuses Arsenal's star duo Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez of unprofessional behaviour.
Arsenal's all-time top goalscorer Thierry Henry has criticised Mesut Özil for failing to show his brilliance in possession on a consistent enough basis for the Londoners.
Former Arsenal goalkeeper David Seaman wants his old club to reconsider their way of doing business. The England shot-stopper said in an interview that...
In news that might not be welcomed by most supporters, Petr Cech has said that Arsenal have improved from last season.
Per Mertesacker is set to play in a charity match on June 3 in Hanover, Germany with Mesut Özil possibly also featuring.
Mesut Ozil proved once again versus Everton on Sunday afternoon that he's far from the lazy player he's been branded numerous times this season.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has had to face endless questions over the futures of Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil this season, with the pair yet to extend their stay at the Emirates past next summer, but he believes they want to stay and pointed to recent performances as proof of their commitment.
Arsenal forward Alexis Sanchez has enjoyed a fantastic season in terms of his productivity, scoring and creating 42 goals in 54 appearances, and he...
Mesut Özil has revealed his admiration for Zinedine Zidane as a youngster growing up.
Having already been praised for inviting 11-year-old brain tumour sufferer, Charlie, into his private box to watch Arsenal against Sunderland in midweek, behind-the-scenes pictures have emerged with the German and one of his biggest fans after our 2-0 win over Sunderland.
Mesut Ozil has now reached 15m Twitter followers.
After a very poor run in the league, Arsene Wenger changed his formation for the first time in the last 20 years of management, and according to reports, Mesut Ozil isn't quite satisfied with it but is happy to do what is needed for the team.
Mesut Özil and Granit Xhaka evidently didn’t read the script that Tuesday night’s home win over Sunderland was to be an end of season dead rubber played at walking pace by both sides.
Mesut Ozil has been left out of Germany's Confederation Cup squad.
Often unfairly branded as 'lazy', Mesut Ozil proved that he's anything but during Arsenal's 2-0 win over Sunderland on Tuesday.
BBC Garth Crooks calls for Mesut Ozil to leave Arsenal and join Tottenham
Ray Parlour wants Arsenal to ‘go big’ with their wages, urging them to pay up to £250,000pw for Alexis Sanchez and Mest Ozil.
Garth Crooks has named Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil in his Team of the Week, continuing his tradition of picking mostly players who were on the TV.
In aftermath of Saturday’s 4-1 win at Stoke City, Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger was full of praise for playmaker Mesut Ozil who scored a fantastic goal, courtesy of a perfect slide-rule pass from Alexis Sanchez.
Much like Arsenal fans everywhere, Ray Wilkins could barely contain himself on Saturday after Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil teamed up to net the Gunners' second goal against Stoke.
Mesut Ozil, Rob Holding, Gabriel, Jeff Reine-Adelaide, and some random blokes called Mathieu Debuchy and Yaya Sanogo recently took part in the crossbar challenge with a twist.
Mesut Ozil has invited 11-year-old brain tumour sufferer, Charlie, into his private box at the Emirates for Arsenal v Sunderland later this month.
Mesut Ozil claims that he doesn't care what other people think of him, as long as he has Arsene Wenger's backing.
Mesut Özil has revealed the greatest goal of his career and it's unsurprisingly one of the 31 he has for Arsenal to date.
Mesut Özil is not a big-game player. He fades when his side need him most and is a luxury player, one that Arsenal cannot afford - so say his critics, especially in the media.
According to reports, Mesut Ozil has decided to leave the Emirates, but his destination could be a bit of a shocker - Barcelona.
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Mesut Ozil struggles with criticism at times but that he ‘embraces the challenge’ of big games.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that the goal he scored against Ludogorets in the Champions League back in November was the best goal of his career.
Mesut Ozil's latest comments about living in London and playing for Arsenal seem to strongly hint at a new contract.
So. Where were you last Sunday when Harry Kane took a dive after being tripped inside Arsenal’s penalty area?
Arsene Wenger insists that Mesut Ozil didn't kick a door at White Hart Lane because he was angry about a drugs test, it was frustration at the result.
Martin Keown believes that Mesut Ozil is currently playing as if he wants to leave Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil allegedly kicked a door in anger after it was requested that he take a routine drugs test at White Hart Lane.
Mesut Ozil is reportedly 'demanding' a massive wage increase from Arsenal.
Images have emerged of Tottenham fans throwing objects at Mesut Ozil during the North London Derby but will the FA take action?
The final whistle has blown on the last North London Derby at White Hart Lane, with Arsenal deservedly losing 2-0 but did we actually learn anything?
After Arsenal's defeat at Tottenham, a number of football writers turned their attentions to Mesut Ozil and his contribution at White Hart Lane. Wheeling out...
Robert Pires has defended Mesut Ozil against the unfair treatment he's received in the press.
Mesut Ozil has admitted that he won’t make a decision on his future until the summer (again) reiterating that getting Arsenal in to the Champions League is the biggest priority at the minute.
Once Arsenal appoint a director of football, they're hoping that they will put a stop to players entering the final year of their contract and therefore prevent future uncertainty over stars leaving.
Mesut Ozil doesn't care that Arsenal's 1-0 win over Leicester City on Wednesday night was 'lucky', he's just glad to win.
Mesut Ozil has once again reiterated his love for London and Arsenal but admits that finishing in the top four is important to him.
Mesut Ozil has revealed in his recent book, Gunning for Greatness, that there were four clubs interested in signing him after the 2010 World Cup in South Africa.
This week, Mesut Ozil announced his new fashion label.
Manchester City new boy, Leroy Sane, has revealed how helpful Mesut Ozil's support has been for him while settling into a new country.
Looking ahead to Arsenal's FA Cup semi-final clash against Manchester City, Mesut Ozil says he's desperate to win the trophy again.
In his new autobiography, Gunning for Greatness: My Life, Mesut Ozil revealed how much the song the Arsenal fans sing for him means.
Mesut Ozil has revealed in his new autobiography, Gunning for Greatness: My Life, that it's Arsene Wenger who picks the shirt length for matches.
You can always trust the Daily Mail to fabricate a huge story out of nothing.
Paris Saint-Germain are reportedly 'encouraged' by their apparent talks with Alexis Sanchez and are now looking at Mesut Ozil as well.
After Ozil’s great finish against Middlesbrough, with none other than his RIGHT foot, it got me thinking about how often he has actually used his weaker foot.
I don't know about you, but I just love Mesut. Who am I kidding, I *know* that all of you love him as well! I've made...
With both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil stalling on their new contracts, Arsene Wenger has started preparing for their possible departure according to reports.
Arsenal went to Middlesbrough with six changes to their lineup and a back three for the first time in 20 years, looked a total shambles, yet managed to come away with all three points.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that last summer he was offered a 'fairy tale' amount of money to switch to the Chinese Super League.
Mesut Ozil has revealed Arsene Wenger's tactics heading into Arsenal games against Bayern Munich.
Mesut Ozil has spilled the beans on his rude awakening to English football in his new autobiography, Gunner for Greatness: My Life.
Mesut Ozil has revealed the moment in his career in which he really loathed Jose Mourinho.
PSG playmaker Julian Draxler has publicly admitted his eagerness for compatriot Mesut Özil to join him in Paris this summer.
It may seem like an impossible decision but, if faced with the option to only keep one at Arsenal, who would you pick, Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?
After refusing to sign a new £250,000 a week deal with Arsenal, Mesut Ozil is reportedly set to return to the drawing board with his tail between his legs.
Mesut Özil has confirmed talks over a long-awaited contract extension are on hold until the summer prompting the stupidest question at Friday's press conference.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Anita and Stephen to talk the West Ham false dawn and Palace fall to earth, Ozil's options, boardroom wranglings and Carragher's comments.
As the Gunners continue towards another season of overall disappointment, many fans are already turning their attentions to next season.
Mesut Ozil has told the Mail on Sunday that Arsenal are aware they need to strengthen ahead of the new season, but that isn’t the most important thing for the club.
Mesut Ozil has said that he wants to win the Premier League and Champions League with Arsenal in a lengthy interview that gives the clearest indication of where his future lies.
It was a much better week for Arsenal this week than over recent times. So let's take a look at what's hot and what's not in the world of Arsenal...
Arsene Wenger insists that Mesut Ozil cares more than people seem to think he does.
An Arsenal side inspired by Mesut Özil and captained by Theo Walcott and Aaron Ramsey got back to winning ways against West Ham, while also turning in a solid performance they can build upon moving towards Wembley.
Arsenal took home all three points against West Ham, ending a run of games in which they played like a bunch of idiots.
Arsene Wenger met with the press after Arsenal returned to winning ways against West Ham.
It's no coincidence that when Mesut Ozil has a stunning match, the rest of the Arsenal team also buck up their ideas.
Arsenal got back to winning ways against West Ham at the Emirates in an exciting match which showcased some actual football from the Gunners.
It may seem like an impossible decision but, if faced with the option to only keep one at Arsenal, who would you pick, Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?
The best that can be said about the weekend's game is that it stopped the losing run.
Whatever is going on behind the scenes, Arsenal need to announce the outcome as an ever increasing matter of urgency, because until then the fans,...
Gary Neville didn’t hold back when it came to post-Manchester City analysis, picking out Laurent Koscielny, Theo Walcot and Mesut Ozil for special criticism.
Mesut Ozil’s form at the minute is awful, I think we can all agree on that.
Although Leroy Sane has been receiving all the plaudits following Arsenal and Manchester City's 2-2 draw, Mesut Ozil had a better game than will be reported.
Mesut Ozil had a glorious chance to score for Arsenal and perhaps win them the game against Manchester City but he fluffed his lines.
Mesut Ozil is misunderstood and misrepresented by the people paid handsomely to explain this game to us. He’s punished for their ignorance and preference for hyperbole. Ozil is being made a scapegoat, mostly by a media determined to see him fail from the moment he joined Arsenal
Mesut Ozil’s autobiography will be released in English next month, allowing more fans to read what is meant to be a great book.
Mesut Ozil has told Bild that he’s not going to start chasing after the ball and that’s not what he’s in the side for, while admitting he has not kept up his performances this season – like the rest of the team.
Despite Mesut Ozil not being at his best during the second half of this season at Arsenal, he's still ahead of Manchester City's new boy, Leroy Sane.
Alex Iwobi has been pretty vocal recently about his respect for Arsene Wenger and desire for the Frenchman to stay at Arsenal.
The Metro have decided to take some perfectly innocent comments from Mesut Ozil and twist them to mean that he wants to leave Arsenal.
Even the most optimistic Gooner probably knows deep down that Alexis Sanchez is leaving in the summer.
The latest on Arsenal's injured players and who may or may not be available for the Premier League match at home to Manchester City on 2 April.
I have an awful feeling Mesut Ozil’s final assist in an Arsenal jersey will be to himself - an assist that helps him pioneer...
A look at the best 10 pictures from the world of international football over the past week.
Mesut Ozil’s dream is to win the Champions League, a task that will be a lot harder for him if Arsenal don’t even qualify for the competition next season.
Mesut Ozil looks like he could well sign a new Arsenal deal with the player saying he will make a decision ‘soon’.
A look at some of the main Arsenal quotes from this week.
Mesut Ozil has returned to training after a minor back problem forced him to sit out a training session on Friday.
A round-up of all the Arsenal-related Daily Cannon audio features delivered this week.
On Friday morning it was no sooner reported that Mesut Ozil was fit after his recent injury than it was reported that he was now out with a back problem.
Mesut Ozil has said that he does not know how to decide his Arsenal future but admitted that he feels very well at the club and in the city.
Mesut Ozil was reportedly declared fit for Germany’s clash on Sunday with Azerbaijan, recovering from the minor hamstring injury he had picked up but he is now sidelined with a back injury.
Mesut Ozil has been passed fit to play for Germany in their game against Azerbaijan on Sunday.
Jens Lehmann believes that Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Ozil owe Arsene Wenger a huge performance against Manchester City.
Lee Dixon reckons that if Mesut Ozil had Dele Alli's nastiness, he'd be 10x the player he is now.
As various Arsenal players depart for international duty despite being previously ruled out, it's difficult to make heads nor tails of who's currently injured and who isn't.
Arsene Wenger has spoken exclusively to beIN SPORTS regarding his, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's futures at Arsenal.
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil both jetted off to meet up with their international teams despite both carrying an injury.
News this week has focused on Arsene Wenger signing a new deal and reports claimed that the club were simply looking for a way to spin’ it for the fans so that it doesn’t cause a riot.
‘Control’ in a footballing context is an almost subjective word that means different things to different people. Someone who didn’t watch Saturday’s match at The...
As the summer approaches, we face the very real prospect of losing the three biggest names at Arsenal - Arsene Wenger, Mesut Ozil and...
Arsene Wenger is hoping that all of his players come back from international duty without injury although he might as well wish for world peace.
As the summer approaches, we face the very real prospect of losing the three biggest names at Arsenal - Arsene Wenger, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.
Lucas Perez will miss the next three weeks of action for Arsenal according to reports after picking up a thigh injury but Mesut Ozil should be fine.
As ball after ball fell in the centre of midfield, I watched helplessly as the likes of Lallana, Can, and even Firmino seized them for Liverpool. Where were Arsenal's ball winners?
A recent article on Squawka has highlighted eight statistics which have suggested Alexis is currently part of Arsenal's problem.
Mesut Ozil was subbed on for the injured Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain early in the first half and didn't disappoint.
Mesut Ozil has reiterated how happy he is at Arsenal amid all the press nonsense that he’s definitely off in the summer.
The Mail on Sunday are today reporting that Arsene Wenger is moving closer to deciding to stay at the Emirates.
Mesut Ozil has a reputation for being a bit of a lightweight so when the German barged a Lincoln City player of the ball Chris Sutton was apoplectic.
The Evening standard expects Gabriel to start for Arsenal handing Lincoln City a massive boost ahead of their FA Cup trip to the Emirates.
Danny Welbeck and Alex Iwobi could miss the FA Cup clash against Lincoln City on Saturday.
Arsenal have apparently offered Mesut Ozil £280k per week to sign on at Arsenal after he reportedly turned down an offer over £200k.
According to today’s Daily Mail, Arsene Wenger will stay on as Arsenal manager but he risks losing a number of stars, however there are a few problems with their reports.
Bayern Munich's Jerome Boateng has been singing Mesut Ozil's praises ahead of Arsenal's return leg against the German team.
Arsene Wenger was 20 minutes early for his presser ahead of Arsenal's Champions League clash against Bayern Munich with all the latest team news.
Would you rather sell Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?
Arsenal are going to Liverpool to control the match and play their usual game – there will be no bus-parking at Anfield.
Mesut Ozil has not not been ruled out of Arsenal's game against Liverpool despite reports on Friday evening that the German had not travelled north with the squad.
These are the five changes that Arsenal needs to make before their next game.
Arsenal are said to be preparing for life after Alexis this summer with scouts instructed to find a player to replace him according to an exclusive by Sam Mokbel in the Daily Mail today.
Mesut Ozil has revealed in his autobiography (released 16 March) that Pep Guardiola is the reason he didn't sign for Barcelona and instead went to Real Madrid.
It's emerged that German publication have been given the rights to serialise Mesut Ozil's autobiography, which is out on 16 March.
Arsene Wenger delivered the latest team news in his press conference ahead of Arsenal's trip to Liverpool.
Arsenal have been handed a huge boost ahead of their showdown at Anfield this weekend as Laurent Koscielny returned to full training ahead of the game.
Just as Arsenal appear to be getting players back from injury, they lose more.
Arsenal’s chairman, Sir Chips Keswick, has said that Arsenal will ‘continue to invest rationally in our squad retention,’ with some in the media claiming this is a message to Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil.
Arsenal have lost three more players to injury this week but will they be back in time for the Gunners' trip to Liverpool on 4 March?
Despite early claims this morning (Wednesday) that Mesut Ozil was set to have an extended rest due to back problems, Arsene Wenger has confirmed that the German international will return to training with the rest of the squad on Thursday.
When Mesut Ozil was left out of Arsene Wenger's Arsenal squad to face Sutton United in the FA Cup on Monday night, many suspected the playmaker was just being rested but it appears he's being suffering from back spasms.
Mesut Ozil spoke to Arsene Wenger before he joined Real Madrid and told the boss that Arsenal would be the ‘first address’ if he changed clubs again.
Arsene Wenger did not seem to take too kindly to being told Alexis Sanchez should be spared some post-match criticism.
Mesut Ozil’s teacher knew that he was something special from the first time he saw him on the playground so why does he get such a hard time from the English media?
Mesut Ozil’s agent has hit out at criticism levelled at the player, claiming that he is being made a scapegoat.
Football manager and German legend, Lothar Matthaus, served up some cold, hard truths in his column for the Sun regarding Mesut Ozil's performances in big games.
Mats Hummels has come out in support of Mesut Ozil ahead of Bayern Munich's match against Arsenal on Wednesday night.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew, Helen and Sylvain discuss a return to winning ways, the media's wilful ignorance of the rules when creating controversy, and keeping faith with the German Genius.
Mesut Ozil has found an unlikely ally in Rio Ferdinand, who has said the German is being made a a scapegoat for problems at Arsenal.
Love is in the air at London Colney but which Arsenal players are forming great partnerships?
A disjointed and unconvincing Arsenal side achieved what they ultimately needed to against Marco Silva’s rejuvenated Hull on Saturday, but there is cause for concern moving forward.
Arsene Wenger has admitted that Mesut Ozil is struggling with his confidence but is he still feeling the effects of his recent illness?
Mesut Ozil's performance against Hull at the Emirates one once again disappointing.
Since signing for Arsenal in 2013, Mesut Ozil has come under an increasing amount of criticism for going missing in big games and it seems the stats back this up.
Julian Draxler, long-linked with a move to Arsenal, seems to be trying to get Mesut Ozil to join him in France instead.
Arsene Wenger spoke with the press ahead of the game against Southampton in the FA Cup and explained why he went with such an inexperienced midfield.
Mesut Ozil was spotted at a shopping centre in Sweden after being absent from Arsenal's team meal on Monday.
Mesut Ozil completed the most passes out of any other player in the final third against Burnley.
Arsene Wenger was in a playful mood during his pre-Burnley press conference on Thursday morning.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he has changed a ‘few things’ in his life this season to help him recover faster after matches and avoid injury.
Mesut Ozil has won the Fan’s Player of the Year as voted for by German national fans, for 2016.
After missing out on our Premier League clashes against Crystal Palace and Bournemouth because he had the flu, Mesut Ozil returned to his rightful place in Arsenal's starting lineup against Swansea.
Arsene Wenger does not believe that Mesut Ozil’s future at Arsenal is tied to his, despite the German saying it was recently.
Wednesday is injury day on Daily Cannon so let’s take a look at the Arsenal squad and who is in, out and been shaken all about before our game at Swansea this weekend.
It may seem like an impossible decision but, if faced with the option to only keep one at Arsenal, who would you pick, Mesut Ozil or Alexis Sanchez?
Sol Campbell believes Mesut Ozil needs to extend his deal with Arsenal.
Arsenal will apparently have three players return from injury for our Premier League clash against Swansea on Saturday.
Everyone's talking about Mesut Ozil's interview with German outlet, Kicker, in which the playmaker explains why he hasn't signed a new contract with Arsenal yet.
In FourFourTwo's latest edition, Mesut Ozil's former teacher, Christian Krabbe, revealed how he used chess to help hone the playmakers talents on the pitch.
Speaking to FourFourTwo recently, former Arsenal and Chelsea star, Paul Merson, claimed that Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are so far ahead of the other players at the club, they're not even on the same wavelength.
Arsene Wenger has told us all what we knew was likely but didn’t want to hear – Santi Cazorla is f**ked.
With Arsenal players new and not-so-new doing us proud all year long (mostly), it's been difficult to pick which one stands out the most.
When Arsene Wenger met with the press on Friday morning ahead of the game against Crystal Palace, one of the journalists asked about Mesut Ozil after the German made his 100th Premier League appearance for Arsenal.
Hector Bellerin shared a picture on social media of himself, Alexis Sanchez, Olivier Giroud, Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla on a plane.
A lot has been said of Mesut Ozil's apparent inability to perform during Arsenal's bigger games.
Speaking to the Sun recently, Hector Bellerin explained why Mesut Ozil doesn't need to work as hard as others in Arsenal training.
To appreciate Mesut Ozil, you need to watch him live
Alexis has been singing the praises of Mesut Ozil in the latest edition of the Arsenal magazine.
Mesut Özil accomplished something last week that is both damning to his critics and completely irrelevant to his fans; he failed the 'eye test'.
According to a report in Calciomercato, the Romanian media see 17-year-old Vlad Dragomir as the next Toni Kroos, while in London he's viewed as Mesut Ozil's 'heir'.
In this latest edition of the Daily Cannon Arsenal podcast, Matthew is joined by Paul and Helen to dissect a dispiriting week, discuss Ozil...
Thierry Henry actually had some pretty choice words for Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez following reports that they're demanding £250,000-a-week from Arsenal.
Arsenal reportedly plan to replace either Alexis Sanchez or Mesut Ozil with Marco Reus.
'Tis the season to be...fed up? As the nights draw in ever earlier and the days get ever grey-er, Arsenal's title challenge has wilted badly...
Paul Merson has decided it's been too long since someone's unfairly criticised Mesut Ozil so he might as well have a go.
Joachim Low, the absolute swine, didn't vote for Mesut Ozil for a FIFA award.
According to RMC Sport, Mesut Ozil has urged Arsene Wenger to sign Julian Draxler and, if he does so, the Gernan will probably extend his.
Much like the rest of us, Arsene Wenger is wondering why on earth he keeps getting asked the same question about Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil during every press conference.
Arsenal’s general secretary, David Miles, has revealed that contract negotiations between Mesut Ozil, Alexis Sanchez and the Gunners are looking good.
Alexis Sanchez has hailed his on-pitch partnership with Mesut Ozil, praising the playmaker's vision and first touch.
Mesut Ozil seems pretty excited to face Bayern Munich in the next round of the Champions League...at least that's one of us.
Arsene Wenger has decided to keep his lips sealed on anything and everything to do with his, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal.
In one of the odder stories doing the rounds this weekend, Arsenal are reportedly going to exact revenge on Manchester United over their hunt for Mesut Ozil by signing Jesse Lingard.
Speaking to Arsenal's official website, Nacho Monreal remarked that the Gunners are privileged to have players like Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil at the club.
Spanish football expert (sort of), Guillem Balague, has confirmed that Mesut Ozil will NOT be returning to his former club, Real Madrid.
Arsenal are second in the league, unbeaten since opening day (except the EFL Cup), and have just won their Champions League group whilst scoring 18 goals in the process.
When asked about Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil's contract situations at the moment ahead of Arsenal's clash against Stoke, Arsene Wenger claimed that both players are committed to the club.
Mesut Ozil, or at least his representatives, took to Twitter following Arsenal's 5-1 Premier League victory over West Ham on Saturday.
In an interview with The Times, Mesut Ozil has opened up about his upbringing and lack of money growing up.
Alexis Sánchez was at his superlative best: netting a well-taken hattrick, creating an assist as well as numerous promising chances too during Arsenal's 5-1 thrashing over West Ham on Saturday evening.
In an interview with Spanish outlet, Marca, Mesut Ozil appears to be open to a return to former club, Real Madrid, but is he?
Hector Bellerin, Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have all made the 55-player shortlist for FIFA FIFPro World11 2016.
Mesut Ozil was the latest Arsenal player to take part in BT Sport's Goals Recreated segment.
He hasn’t really, but he was linked with buying a house in Istanbul so naturally he’s moving to Fenerbahce, right?
Arsenal fans were overjoyed on Monday when Hector Bellerin himself announced that he had signed a new deal with the club.
During the week, reports began to circulate that Mesut Ozil has finally agreed a new deal with Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil has reportedly agreed a new Arsenal deal... again.
Mesut Ozil has returned from his break away in Turkey fresh and ready to face Manchester United.
Robert Pires has made a bold claim in that he believes Mesut Ozil could become the 'master' of Arsenal, just like Dennis Bergkamp.
Lazio striker, Ciro Immobile, has revealed that Mesut Ozil is his favourite player.
Mesut Ozil has apparently grabbed himself a new house in London for the princely sum of £10m which makes the rumours linking him with Manchester United seem even more ridiculous than they already did.
Everywhere you look there are claims that Manchester United are interested in signing Mesut Ozil and will try all sorts to get him to leave London to join Jose Mourinho.
Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan has hailed Mesut Ozil as having the best vision in football.
Manchester United are reportedly willing to offer Mesut Ozil a massive contract in order to lure the playmaker away from Arsenal but would he actually go?
Mesut Ozil has revealed that part of the reason he signed for Arsenal from Real Madrid is because he knew he could develop further under Arsene Wenger.
After proving that he's actually very capable in front of goal this season, Mesut Ozil has spoken about what Arsene Wenger has asked him since he joined in 2013.
It seems as though former Spurs and Chelsea defender, Jason Cundy, isn't a big fan of Mesut Ozil...
Mesut Ozil is currently having his best season at Arsenal since he joined in 2013.
During Mesut Ozil's 'Arsenal album' segment with the club's official YouTube channel, the former Real Madrid star revealed that the Gunners had always been his first choice if he was to leave La Liga.
In a segment for Arsenal's official YouTube channel, Mesut Ozil revealed what it was like playing for Schalke, the team he grew up supporting, signing for Real Madrid and choosing to represent Germany at an international level.
Mesut Ozil is using the international break to relax after Joachim Low decided to give the midfielder a rest. Posting on his official Instagram account,...
Mesut Ozil will end all speculation over his future by signing a new five-year deal with the Gunners according to a report in the Mirror that came out this weekend.
Mesut Ozil grabbed another assist on Sunday against Tottenham as he floated in the ball that Kevin Wimmer headed home beautifully.
Eric Cantona has called Mesut Ozil’s Champions League goal a ‘pure football orgasm’ in an weird monologue for Eurosport in which he also asked United fans to give Mourinho more time.
Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez have finally made a shortlist for being good footballers!
Olivier Giroud, Shkodran Mustafi and Nacho Monreal have all received call-ups ahead of the international break next week.
Mesut Ozil used to help others win games, now he's winning them by himself.
Reports emerged on Thursday that Mesut Ozil will not be called up for the next international break as Joachim Low endeavours to show that he is the anti-Chris Coleman.
A discussion of Arsenal against Ludoogorets, Sunderland, Mesut Ozil and Olivier Giroud
Mesut Ozil may have stolen all the headlines on Tuesday night with his wondergoal against Ludogorets, but the press in Scotland are claiming that Celtic's Scott Brown is better than Ozil
Shkodran Mustafi has revealed that had he been in Mesut Ozil’s situation against Ludogorets on Tuesday night, he would have just shot from 20...
One day we might tire of watching Mesut Ozil, but that day is not today.
As Arsenal (and football) fans around the world watched on in amazement at Mesut Ozil’s goal, there were quite a few people who just weren’t happy at all.
Mesut Ozil's goal against Ludogorets for Arsenal in the Champions League on Tuesday night was something special. Watch all the angles here
Liverpool fans are now declaring that Coutinho is better than Ozil, but can that really be true?
If you had to guess who made the most ball recoveries and tackles for Arsenal against Sunderland, you’d probably pick Francis Coquelin or Mohamed Elneny. You'd be wrong.
Mesut Ozil grabbed another assist on Saturday as he delivered the corner Olivier Giroud headed home to score his second goal just seven minutes after coming on.
Mesut Ozil couldn’t wait to get on Twitter (or get his ‘people’ on Twitter) to hail Arsenal’s 4-1 win at Sunderland on Saturday and the team mentality to come back after their equaliser.
Arsene Wenger admitted, with a smile, that contract negotiations with Mesut Ozil are progressing.
Arsene Wenger has proven that he pays absolutely no attention to the Ballon D'or...
Reports on Thursday claimed that Mesut Ozil held transfer talks with Fenerbache over a move to the Turkish club, so what’s going on?
Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil both failed to make the 30-man shortlist for the Ballon D'Or and it's got me a little concerned.
Paul Pogba, once again, failed to show up for Manchester United, prompting many Arsenal fans to ask – where is all the heavy criticism of United’s player?
Lucas Perez claims that Mesut Ozil has no interest in returning to Real Madrid and it’s not hard to see why.
Lucas Perez has told a radio station in Spain that he does not believe that Mesut Ozil wants a return to Spain amid reports that Real Madrid are interested in bringing him back to the club.
Per Mertersacker recently hailed Mesut Ozil's fine form, claiming that this can lead Arsenal to success.
Arsene Wenger believes that Mesut Ozil's new found eye for goal has developed because he broke away from the 'habit' of envisioning his role at Arsenal in a certain way.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal are still trying to extend both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil's contracts.
So, after losing 4-3 at home to Liverpool, did anyone predict that by the middle of October, Arsenal would have won nine games out of the next ten, and that Mesut Özil would have SIX times as many goals as he has assists in the Premier League and Champions League this season?
Taking a look at his goals and assists since he first arrived at the club, it was easy to work out that Mesut Ozil scores or creates a goal every 1.9 games. So what about the rest of his Arsenal stats from his time in London?
On Thursday morning stories started to emerge claiming that Mesut Ozil's Arsenal future would not depend on money but Arsene Wenger and whether the manager remains at the club.
You never really need an excuse to watch Mesut Ozil play football, but you need one even less when he's just scored his first ever professional hattrick.
Mesut Ozil scored his first ever professional hattrick as well as opening his assist account for the season with a 10 out of 10 performance against Ludogorets in the Champions League on Wednesday night.
In what was a weird evening, Arsenal were outpassed by Ludogorets and Mesut Ozil saw his passing stats drop, but he still left with the match ball after grabbing a hattrick and his first assist of the season.
Laurent Koscielny is the latest Arsenal player to steal Mesut Ozil's goal celebration.
Arsene Wenger was asked about his previous comments in which he joked about having to borrow money from a bank in order to get enough for Mesut Ozil to sign a contract extension with Arsenal and now he's explained these a bit more.
I have a weakness for fan-cam angles of goals and having found one of Mesut Ozil's stunning volley against Swansea, I felt it was only polite to share it.
Mesut Ozil appears to have brought Justin Bieber on a late night tour of London Colney.
For Mesut Ozil's 28th birthday on Saturday, his footballing friends all recorded a little message for him in video form.
While the British media has a field day over Arsene Wenger's most recent comments regarding Mesut Ozil's wage demands, we look at whether he meant them in the way they're being taken.
For many, the highlight of Saturday’s win against Swansea was birthday boy Mesut Özil’s sumptuous volley.
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain said he wasn’t surprised by Mesut Ozil’s superb finish against Swansea on Saturday as the German ‘plays like that all the time.’ Still...
Alex Iwobi has been far from shy in regards to his praise for senior team-mates, and how training alongside quality players relates to improved performances from him on a personal level
Arsenal's 3-2 victory over Swansea on Saturday afternoon was more nervy than it needed to be, especially with Theo Walcott netting two first-half goals.
I don't know about you, but I just love Mesut. Who am I kidding, I *know* that all of you love him as well! I've made...
Mesut Özil netted a well-taken volley with aplomb on a memorable birthday for the creative midfielder.
Arsene Wenger admitted that his side got a bit lucky on Saturday against Swansea but also said that there was only one real winner on the pitch.
Shkodran Mustafi is obviously settling in well, gallivanting around London Colney casually stealing Mesut Ozil's trademark 'M' celebration.
As if we didn't already know, The Mirror have published a piece on the best playmakers ever to grace the Premier League and, guess what? Mesut Ozil tops it.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles has revealed how Mesut Ozil is his role model at Arsenal, the club he's supported his entire life.
According to The Mirror, one of the issues surrounding Mesut Ozil's new contract with Arsenal is Brexit.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Francis Coquelin and Mesut Ozil will be available to face Swansea on Saturday but Aaron Ramsey and Olivier Giroud miss out again.
Joachim Low has revealed that he plans to watch a few Arsenal matches in England this season since two of his German players reside there.
Mesut Ozil has become known for his cheeky 'no look' passes, which, more often than not, come off but when Jordan Henderson attempted one for England... well take a look.
Theo Walcott, Alexis Sanchez, Shkodran Mustafi and Mesut Ozil both got minutes for their respective countries on Tuesday evening, while Wojciech Szczesny, Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Kieran Gibbs were unused substitutes.
Mesut Ozil has taken to Twitter to reassure worried Arsenal fans that he's not injured after being substituted off at half time during German's 2-0 World Cup Qualifier win against Northern Ireland.
Mesut Ozil had high praise for Alex Iwobi recently, comparing him to his uncle, Jay-Jay Okocha, and applauding the fact that he never hides on the pitch.
On Sunday it was being widely reported that Bayern Munich and Real Madrid were getting ready to move for Mesut Ozil if Arsenal fail to meet his wage demands which are said to be around £250k.
Mesut Ozil's assist for Germany on Saturday set a new record
Mesut Ozil grabbed another assist as he helped his country open the scoring against Czech Republic on Saturday evening.
Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez will demand £250k per week, shattering Arsenal’s wage structure according to reports that were just about everywhere you looked online.
With the international break about to burst into full bloom, it's a good time to look back at what Arsenal have done so far this season in order to gauge how well they're performing but what stands out at the moment isn't what has happened, but what hasn't.
Mesut Ozil is keen for Per Mertesacker to return to fitness, claiming that his fellow German is a role model at Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil and Santi Cazorla sat down to give their unclassic commentary with Arsenal's official YouTube channel recently and the playmaker proved that he's got a pretty good sense of humour.
After the on-pitch ecstasy of Chelsea and Basel, Sunday's Lancashire struggle reminded us that the last 20 years have yielded plenty of frustration with joy.
I know, I know, nobody should listen to what the Sun has to say, but the problem is, millions of people do, so their bull needs to be addressed.
After two exhilarating champagne and caviar displays against Chelsea and Basel, Arsenal were very much back to sausages at Burnley, but managed to escape Turf Moor with all three points after a somewhat fortuitous last-minute winner.
Arsenal travelled to Turf Moor on Sunday on the crest of a massive wave but what did we learn from their struggles?
Ask most people who was Arsenal’s worst player against Burnley and they’ll likely tell you ‘Mesut Ozil’.
Mesut Ozil may have signed a new contract with the club and he may not have, depending on which reports you chose to believe.
Mesut Ozil has apparently signed a new contract with Arsenal and nicked Jack Wilshere's no.10 shirt while he's away on loan at Bournemouth.
Santi Cazorla recently picked his best Arsenal XI and only one current player made it into the team: Mesut Ozil.
Patrick Bamford has given a bit of a strange explanation for liking Mesut Ozil and Hector Bellerin's pictures after Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-0 on Saturday.
After Arsenal beat Chelsea 3-0 on Saturday, Mesut Ozil threw his shirt into the crowd to an unsuspecting kid, who looked as if he knew he'd just won at life.
Ian Wright and Rio Ferdinand weren't too impressed with Mesut Ozil's selfie following Arsenal's 3-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday.
Despite not having the sharpest accuracy during Arsenal's 3-0 win over Chelsea on Saturday evening, Mesut Ozil was still one of our stand-out pass-masters.
Mesut Ozil has already taken to Twitter to share a selfie of himself, Granit Xhaka, Lucas and Shkodran Mustafi in the dressing room at the Emirates, celebrating a brilliant win over Chelsea.
Mesut Ozil claims that if Arsenal want to win the Premier League, they must first beat their rivals, Chelsea.
Mesut Ozil has been speaking to the Arsenal programme ahead of the Chelsea game, and praised two of the new boys, Shkodran Mustafi and Granit Xhaka.
Santi Cazorla casually stormed Copa90's five shot challenge, while Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka... well, you'll see.
Alex Iwobi seems to have overtaken Mesut Ozil on assists so far this year but does this mean he's stolen the playmaker's crown?
The highest praise I can give the Arsenal team that spanked four past Nottingham Forest on Tuesday night is that I forgot Mesut Ozil wasn't playing.
Arsenal's Saturday stroll in Hull showed some hints of method to what has appeared tactical madness.
Shkodran Mustafi congratulated Granit Xhaka on his goal on Saturday against Hull City.
On the face of it, Mesut Ozil looked like he had another off afternoon against Hull, but when you drill down into his performance, the opposite is actually true.
Despite all the reported 'drama' surrounding Alexis Sanchez's future at Arsenal, the club are apparently still confident that Mesut Ozil will sign a new deal.
At Arsenal's last gasp win at home to Southampton I indulged in a bit of time travelling.
Arsenal are reportedly closing in on agreeing five-year deals with both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil, making a mockery of reports that we see sporadically that the duo want to leave.
Mesut Ozil is no fool, he knows what happened on Saturday against Southampton.
The Premier League returned this weekend and with it, a healthy dose of Arsenal-induced heart attacks. Here's what we learned from Arsenal's 2-1 win over Southampton
Mesut Ozil has posted to his Facebook to express his pleasure that Mathieu Flamini has signed for Crystal Palace and will, therefore, be staying in London.
The interlull is still in full swing but there's still a few bits of news wafting around here and there.
Despite costing under half the amount, Mesut Ozil ranks 89 on Fifa 17 while Paul Pogba ranks 88.
I don't know why Arsenal spent so much time trying to sign Shkodran Mustafi when we could have just signed Mesut Ozil's dog instead.
Shkodran Mustafi has claimed for the second time that Mesut Ozil was the person to persuade him to sign for Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he could end up in America playing in the MLS, and he appears to be hankering after LA Galaxy.
As the transfer window closed almost a week ago, spare a thought for the papers who are desperate for gossip to fill their papers lest they have to report real football news.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he is 'very very' happy at Arsenal - that's two verys for those keeping count - and looks set to make Arsenal the club he's spent the most time at.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he wants to be Arsenal’s number 10 after getting the same shirt number with Germany.
Granit Xhaka seems to be a big fan of Mesut Ozil, Santi Cazorla and Alexis Sanchez and insists that he can learn from them while at Arsenal.
Now that the transfer window is shut and it's the interlul, it's all pretty quiet.
On this day three years ago, Arsenal signed Mesut Ozil from Real Madrid and he changed everything.
The Mirror are claiming that Arsenal signing Shkodran Mustafi from Valencia shows the club's ambition, which could prompt Mesut Ozil to sign a new deal.
Shkodran Mustafi is now the third most expensive German player of all time.
Mesut Ozil basically scored for Germany in their international friendly v Finland on Wednesday night.
Mesut Ozil has changed his shirt number with Germany to no.10.
Are they really so different as to justify the completely different way they've been treated by the press?
Alex Sanchez, Mesut Ozil and Granit Xhaka were absolutely brilliant during Arsenal's first win of the season against Watford.
There were a few pre-match doubts as to whether Özil was going to start, after returning to first team action during our goalless draw away at Leicester last weekend.
The season starts now.
The big news on Friday was that Shkodran Mustafi and Lucas Perez look as if they're about to sign for Arsenal very soon.
Another day, another player (or two...) called up to represent their country during the next round of World Cup 2018 qualifiers.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Arsenal will most likely field the same squad against Watford as they did against Leicester City.
During Arsene Wenger's pre-Leicester City press conference on Thursday, he revealed that although Mesut Ozil, Olivier Giroud and Laurent Koscielny aren't quite ready to start, he might take a gamble.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed, ahead of our Premier League trip to Leicester, that Aaron Ramsey and Alex Iwobi are both up to three weeks away from returning to the Arsenal senior squad.
Although there was a fair amount of transfer guff around on Sunday, it was all overshadowed by Arsenal's rather embarrassing 4-3 loss to Liverpool at the Emirates.
With Mesut Ozil ‘only’ having two years left on his current Arsenal contract, the paper nonsense has already begun.
At his press conference on Friday morning ahead of the game against Liverpool, Arsene Wenger said he was not concerned about the situation with Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's contract renewals.
Thursday's headlines were dominated by the news that Shkodran Mustafi's agent confirmed an agreement between his client and Arsenal but other stuff happened to, believe it or not.
After reports from Germany emerged claiming that Mesut Ozil is happy to extend his contract with Arsenal unless Real Madrid come for him, The Times decided to run with the story that we're worried because Mesut and Alexis Sanchez are yet to commit their future to the club.
Mesut Ozil reckons that Manchester United and Manchester City will do well next season, with the playmaker being particularly impressed by Pep Guardiola's new signings.
Granit Xhaka recently sang Mesut Ozil's praises, claiming that he can't wait to play alongside him and that the playmaker is the best no.10 in the world.
Wednesday was full of the usual fun - I mean that sarcastically, of course - and some news.
According to Sport Bild, Mesut Ozil wants to extend his contract at Arsenal but only if Real Madrid don't come back for him.
Arsenal have received a boost after Mesut Ozil, Laurent Koscielny and Olivier Giroud all returned to training as scheduled.
Liverpool's Emra Can and our very own Mesut Ozil seem to be firm friends and the fact that Can has been pictured wearing the playmakers signature cap just cements this.
With all the transfer doom and gloom surrounding Arsenal at the moment, it's easy to lose sight of reasons that we should actually get pretty excited about the new Premier League season starting on Saturday (Sunday for us).
Following Arsenal's 8-0 win over Viking FK on Friday night, Arsene Wenger gave a fitness update on pretty much every player who's ever played for the Gunners...
Santi Cazorla recently took part in a 'super-fan' interview while in LA and admitted that he feels very lucky to play with the likes of Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez.
Mesut Ozil is officially back in London ready to return to training with Arsenal.
Monday saw the Gunners jet off to the USA, as well as more developments in a few transfer stories.
Mesut Ozil is still enjoying his summer break after playing in the Euro 2016 semi-finals and it appears he's hanging out with Liverpool's Emra Can and Schalke's Leroy Sane.
Claudio Ranieri has recently said that he believes that Riyad Mahrez will stay at Leicester and that would seem to put an end to any transfer speculation.
We all know that a complete and full pre-season is one of the keys to a great campaign, but with a summer filled with international tournaments, who will miss not only pre-season, but the start of the season which is upon us in just under one month?
Earlier this week it was widely reported that Mesut Ozil’s old chairman, Michael Welling from Rot-Weiss Essen, was encouraging the player to leave Arsenal.
So; the summer's international tournament has concluded, with Portugal playing Greece to France's Portugal. Some reputations have been enhanced and others, particularly managers, have been...
Aaron Ramsey and Mesut Ozil have made Opta's best XI of the Euros.
The cogs are beginning to turn on more than one transfer. Mesut Ozil was incredibly gracious in defeat, posting a picture on Instagram with a...
Mesut Ozil has once again shown why he's a class above the rest by writing a heart-felt, touching caption on Instagram.
Against the general run of play and most people's predictions, France beat Germany to the Euro final.
Sunday was all about the gossip in the Goonerverse. We signed 21-year-old Japanese forward, Takuma Asano, which everyone instantly wanted to overreact about; we may...
Mesut Ozil has admitted that although he's not as hungry for goals as his former Real Madrid teammate Cristiano Ronaldo, he's ambitious in different ways.
The huge Euro quarter-final clash between Germany and Italy was settled by penalties after the score remained 1-1 after regular and extra time.
As he gets ready to face Italy in Germany's Euro quarter final, Mesut Ozil has revealed a new ad for Adidas.
Daily Cannon spent Monday basking in the ambiance of Alexis Sanchez's Copa America win with Chile, as well as sifting through the usual gossip.
Mesut Ozil took to Twitter to congratulate Arsenal teammate, Alexis Sanchez, on his Copa America win.
Despite both Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil putting in a decent shift during the Euros so far, they also have something else in common: they've both missed penalties.
After Germany's 3-0 win over Slovakia in the Euros on Sunday, Ian Wright revealed that he would have loved to play with Mesut Ozil and that he believes the midfielder can be the best no. 10 in the world.
Before I start this I’m going to be honest – I couldn’t have cared less about what was going on in the world of...
The cause, to me, is clear. It’s no coincidence.* Arsenal rarely get penalties in the Premier League, so it’s no surprise that they are rubbish at...
Mesut Ozil and new boy Granit Xhaka have been named in the top ten best performing players at this year's Euros so far.
Here's what happened on Wednesday.
Mesut Ozil has given a huge indicator that he'll be signing a new deal with Arsenal by urging his German compatriots to join the Premier League.
Mesut Ozil was brilliant again during Germany's 1-0 win over Northern Ireland; Wojciech Szczesny didn't feature for Poland due to a thigh injury.
Mesut Ozil spoke to Arsenal's YouTube channel recently and revealed why he's proud to live in London.
Despite it being quiet on the news front, the rumour mill has started spinning again and it's been spitting out some familiar names.
Mesut Ozil has hit back at his critics who have recently decided to regurgitate the 'body language' spiel.
Mesut Ozil has, apparently, growled a response when asked about Jerome Boateng’s comments that claimed Germany were not good enough in the final third during their goalless draw with Poland on Thursday night.
Another day, another load of Euro action.
Mesut Ozil started for Germany as they struggled to create anything of note and drew 0-0 with Poland.
Mesut Ozil might get a lot of stick from people in England, but he’s still one of the best supported players in the world.
With the Euros underway and Arsenal players to focus on, it seems as if the transfer gossip mill is taking a little break. In fact,...
Mesut Ozil started for Germany as they got their Euros off to the best possible start with a win over Ukraine in Lille and grabbed a late assist despite being quiet for most of the game.
On Friday afternoon, the three players who have been released by Arsenal football club were confirmed but although Mathieu Flamini is among them, could he still be staying in north London?
Mesut Ozil has been announced as a Laureus Ambassador, thanks to his work off the pitch that aims to assist youngsters through many projects, including KICKFORMORE.
Mesut Ozil started for Germany on Saturday as they defeated Hungary 2-0 in preparation for the Euros.
Arsenal have spent less than several clubs between 2010-2015 but does it really matter if we're not winning trophies?
Mesut Ozil has been criticised by a right-wing political party in Germany for his recent trip to Mecca.
Mesut Ozil has committed the cardinal sin of being an Arsenal player: he's answered a question about his future suggesting that he won't be here until he's 90. Shocking.
His team mates may have stopped him from claiming the assist record that he seemed destined to break, but Mesut Ozil's haul of 19 during the 15/16 season was still something quite special. Watch them all here.
With all 24 squads now confirmed for the Euros, let’s take a look at the Arsenal interest at this summer’s tournament.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that finishing above Tottenham was a 'nice end to the campaign but that he would have preferred to win the league.
Germany manager Joachim Low surprised no-one with the inclusion of Mesut Ozil in his squad for the Euros but he did offer a few other surprises.
In wake of Mesut Özil reportedly delaying talks over a new contract with Arsenal, the vultures have started to circle.
On Tuesday, France Football offered a lengthy interview with Mesut Ozil about the Germany national team and Euro 2016 but also a few words about the Arsenal season as well.
Mesut Özil missed out on German's 2-1 loss to Slovakia on Sunday.
Kinder have released some special edition eggs ahead of the Euros this summer and Mesut Ozil’s face is one of the players that they’ve chosen to feature.
With the transfer window about to swing open and Arsenal expected to be very busy, it’s no surprise we’re seeing them linked with a host of players.
Amid reports that he’s stalling on a new deal with his eyes trained elsewhere, Mesut Ozil took time out from his international duties to hail Arsenal and Arsene Wenger.
On Thursday afternoon there were reports everywhere that Mesut Ozil was refusing to discuss a new contract with Arsenal. EVERYBODY PANIC!
Mesut Özil has admitted that even he's had to change and adapt to the physicality, as well as the mental aspect, of the Premier League.
Mesut Özil and Alexis Sanchez have both been enjoying their time off from football but in different ways.
Mesut Özil has been pictured wearing our new 2016/17 Arsenal kit.
After narrowly missing out on the Premier League record for assists in a single season, one would forgive Mesut Özil for being a little fed up with his teammates.
In this week's bizarre story, Juventus are reportedly aiming to throw €50m at us in hope that Mesut Özil will go to Italy.
The season is over, but who were the heroes and villains of Arsenal’s campaign?
The season is over and we put our heads together at Daily Cannon to try and figure out who the player of the season is. That...
Arsenal's Mesut Özil set a new European record for key passes this season. In case managing 19 Premier League assists wasn't impressive enough, the German...
As expected, Mesut Özil has been called up to the Germany squad for Euro 2016.
Mesut Özil had a fantastic season for Arsenal but the German playmaker has been left frustrated by the overall form of the side.
Arsenal star Mesut Özil capped a superb season with another assist on Sunday afternoon, but he's still going to leave fans sweating on his future.
Mesut Ozil missed out on breaking Thierry Henry's record by one assist this season.
With two years left on his existing Arsenal contract, the club are eager to tie Mesut Ozil down and are allegedly in talks with the German's representatives.
It was only a matter of time before the Mesut Ozil to Manchester United rumours started to waft around the internet like a bad smell.
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Mesut Ozil will be back within days.
Mesut Ozil has been left out of the squad set to face Manchester City with a suspected hip problem.
Mesut Ozil has confirmed that he's happy at Arsenal and not going anywhere just yet.
As if the first and second Cooper Tires challenges weren't enough, three Arsenal stars have taken on an even trickier set.
When it comes to awards, I’m not overly sure why we let football writers give them out. I guess it’s because they spend all season...
Mesut Ozil has hinted that he could finish his career playing in England even though he is in no rush to sign a new deal with the Gunners.
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil set a new Premier League record for chances created in a season (since 2003/04) on Sunday.
Like most of us, Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger is surprised that Mesut Özil didn't make the PFA Players' Team of the Year.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil has missed out on the PFA Premier League Team of the Year but teammate Héctor Bellerín has been voted in by his peers.
The season is coming to a close and Arsenal won't be winning any silverware but Mesut Özil does still have a chance of being...
Despite rumours that Arsenal are having trouble tying Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez down to new contracts, Arsene Wenger insists that they want to stay.
Per Mertesacker reckons Mesut Ozil has it in him to bag over 20 assists a season when he reaches his full potential.
Alan Pardew was chuffed with Crystal Palace's late equaliser against Arsenal at the Emirates but admitted that Mesut Ozil was causing his team problems throughout the match.
Helen Trantum tries to understand if Arsenal's lack of players combinations lies at heart of many poor performances this season.
In an otherwise poor week for Arsenal, Mesut Özil had something to smile about as he was nominated for the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.
Nominated for the PFA Players' Player of the Year, Mesut Özil has been nothing short of terrific for Arsenal this season. Assists, goals, and incredible...
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil has said he is proud to have been nominated for the PFA Players' Player of the Year award.
Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil is among the nominees for the PFA Players' Player of the Season award. The German midfielder has been superb for the...
'Excuse Bingo' has become a regular game at Cannon Towers but has our players' media training gone too far?
Mesut Ozil has been immortalised in Lego as part of the German national team.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he is working on his body language so that people who are complete morons realise that he cares about the game.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that his comments regarding Arsenal messing up the title were taken out of context but we have dropped stupid points.
Mesut Ozil comes in for a crazy amount of criticism but with 18 assists in the league this season, the German playmaker has been directly involved in 43.6% of the club’s Premier League goals this season.
Mesut Ozil has already posted on social media following Arsenal's 3-3 draw with West Ham.
On Sunday, parts of the media were making a big deal about Arsene Wenger’s reaction to Mesut Ozil’s comments that Arsenal blew the league. It's all something over nothing, and here's why
Mesut Ozil was instrumental once again as Arsenal brushed past Watford. Here we look at his display in more detail.
Arsene Wenger claims it's not Mesut Ozil's job to talk to the press.
Mesut Ozil sings Arsene Wenger's praises despite us 'screwing up' the title race.
Mesut Özil scored his 19th goal for Germany on Tuesday night from the penalty spot as the world champions eased past Italy in their last game before the end of the season.
Mesut Özil has been named in the starting XI for Germany's international friendly against Italy on Tuesday evening.
After throwing around plenty of criticism over the past year, Germany legend Lothar Matthäus is finally giving Mesut Özil the credit he deserves.
There are rumours floating around that Mesut Özil is a little reluctant to sign a new deal with Arsenal but his focus is firmly...
Already looking ahead to next season, Mesut Özil will have one eye on the big arrival in Manchester.
Time is running out and Arsenal are still a long way behind Leicester City in the Premier League, but Mesut Özil hasn't given up hope.
Mesut Ozil has revealed that he honed his magnificent first touch by using a medicine ball – amongst other things.
Mesut Ozil was named German Player of the Year underlying the great season he has been having that sees him just two assists shy of Thierry Henry’s Premier League record. The announcement was made in January and the Germans took the opportunity to present him with the award before their game against England.
England met Germany in Berlin on Saturday evening, each featuring an Arsenal player as the Three Lions came away with a 3-2 win.
Barcelona have, once again, been linked with a move for Mesut Ozil, this time by throwing a load of players at Arsenal.
Mesut Ozil has returned to training for Germany after recovering from his ankle problem. The midfielder picked up the injury when John Stones landed on...
Currently struggling with an ankle injury, Mesut Özil is hoping to be fit enough to play for Germany when they meet England on Saturday. The...
Painted as a shy and reserved character, Mesut Özil is coming out of his skin much more at Arsenal this season. His performances have been...
Mesut Ozil missed out on training with the German national team according to the DFB’s official Twitter account. Ozil picked up a problem against Everton...
Amid reports that Arsenal boss Arsène Wenger could be approaching the end of his reign, Mesut Özil has denied that he is looking to leave...
For the rest of the month there is no Arsenal, at least not in any form we really enjoy. A series of international friendlies, most...
A ridiculous rumour has emerged that if Arsene Wenger stays at Arsenal, Mesut Ozil wants to return to Real Madrid in the summer. According to...
Mesut Ozil has confirmed that he will feature for Germany during the interlull. The midfielder, who was subbed off in our 2-0 win against Everton...
Arsene Wenger has confirmed that Mesut Ozil was taken off as a precaution against Everton. The German was substituted in the second half after John...
Mesut Ozil has attempted to rally the troops ahead of our trip to Everton and encouraged us to fight in our remaining fixtures. The playmaker...
Arsenal head to Camp Nou on Wednesday night knowing they have to overturn a two-goal deficit to progress in the Champions League. Nobody expects Arsenal...
Arsenal face world's best player in Lionel Messi again on Wednesday night, but Barcelona are a little concerned about one of our stars. So they...
Facing the media on Tuesday, Luis Enrique looked ahead to Wednesday night's Champions League second leg between Arsenal and Barcelona, highlighting which Gunners his...
Huffing and puffing, Mesut Özil was superb on Sunday afternoon and finally clawed Arsenal back into the game. Ultimately it was futile, but a backheeled...
A late Arsenal fightback wasn't enough to beat Watford at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday afternoon. Goals from Odion Ighalo and Adlene Guedioura gave the...
18 assists for Mesut Özil this season and it's not even over yet. As we all know, he has a great opportunity to break the...
Mesut Ozil seems eager ahead of our clash with Spurs on Saturday. This time his battle cry was a little more muted compared to his...
Arsenal fans really are the gift that keeps on giving. After our traumatising 2-1 defeat to Swansea on Wednesday night, Mesut Ozil was making his...
In an uncharacteristically sassy tweet, Mesut Ozil insisted that nobody needs to tell the Arsenal team how important Wednesday's match against Swansea is. On Tuesday...
Over the last few months there have been murmurs that Arsenal are in talks with Mesut Özil and Alexis Sánchez over new deals. On Tuesday...
Occasionally as a fan with unconventional career choices, I am forced to miss big games. Sometimes it's no bad thing. As Arsenal were once again...
There was a bit of a panic in play on Saturday as some eagle-eyed person noticed that Mesut Ozil had sat out Arsenal’s final training session before their game against Manchester United.
We all know that Mesut Ozil is amazing. Be it juggling with chewing gum or creating chances for Arsenal for fun, he makes the football...
Despite being injured for the majority of the last few seasons, Tomas Rosicky reportedly earns £85,000 a week - more than the likes of...
Mesut Ozil has had his fair share of harsh and often unnecessary criticism over the years but this takes the cake. After Arsenal's 2-0 loss...
Mesut Ozil has now gone nine Champions League games without an assist. Of course, this stat doesn't take into account the playmaker's achievements in the...
Mesut Ozil issued somewhat of an out-of-character battle cry on Monday night ahead of Arsenal's match against Barcelona on Tuesday. The former Real Madrid playmaker...
Barcelona are the huge favourites for our Champions League tie, and it's no wonder. I don't think it's unfair to say all five of Sergio Busquets,...
No one was too surprised when Mesut Ozil and Aaron Ramsey's names weren't read out on the team sheets against Hull on Saturday but...
I know I shouldn’t be surprised by this sort of thing, but I am. As I was hunting around the internet for things about Arsenal,...
On Sunday afternoon, Martin Atkinson made a number of big mistakes. Since the final whistle we’ve been making a big deal of the Danny Drinkwater...
Arsenal fans were today delighted to learn that Barcelona had no interest in signing Mesut Ozil after officials from the club spoke to the press...
It felt like the huge clash against Leicester City was going to fizzle out into a 1-1 draw. The Gunners huffed and puffed for a winner...
Mesut Ozil was once again heavily involved as Arsenal grasped a last-minute winner against Leicester on Sunday in the Premier League. It was the German's...