Mesut Ozil is a busy man away from the pitch with a number of charitable endeavours and he’s been tweeting about his most recent moves aimed at promoting gender equality, teamwork as well as off-pitch initiatives focusing on clean water and recycling.

Mesut Ozil visits with fans after Arsenal's match with Newcastle (via Mesut Ozil Twitter @MesutOzil1088)
Mesut Ozil visits with fans after Arsenal’s match with Newcastle (via Mesut Ozil Twitter @MesutOzil1088)

Mesut Ozil’s charitable work gets little-to-no coverage in the UK press. Like so much with the enigmatic midfielder, they just tend to ignore it unless it suits their ‘lazy’ agenda.

Here at Daily Cannon, we think it’s important this sort of stuff is highlighted.