Latest in Tag: Mesut Özil Highlight

Latest in Tag: Mesut Özil

Mesut Özil facing career crossroads at Arsenal

Mesut Özil has gone from fan favorite to the most highly-paid benchwarmer at Arsenal. The former German international now finds himself at a career crossroads with his future prospects in London diminished.Mesut Özil's glittering career is in danger of hitting some bum notes when it should be reaching its crescendo. The 30-year-old will undoubtedly have …

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Mesut Özil’s resignation is a huge on-field blow for Germany

The nature of the playmaker’s resignation makes a comeback extremely unlikely. With no ready-made replacement in the squad, Germany and coach Joachim Löw have a big problem on their hands.Reducing a footballer’s career down to raw data rarely does a player justice. Numbers can’t describe, for instance, a jaw-dropping half-turn into a pocket of space …

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Mesut Özil’s lonely farewell

Mesut Özil’s resignation from the German national team has sparked reactions in social media from all over Europe and beyond. However, Özil’s Germany teammates have largely remained silent.”It was a pleasure, Abi,” tweeted Bayern defender Jerome Boateng after Mesut Özil’s resignation from the national team, noting the European under-21 title that they won together in …

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Mesut Özil and Ilkay Gündogan criticized for Erdogan meeting

Germany players Mesut Özil and Ilkay Gündogan have been criticized for meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan. Both are of Turkish heritage, but chose to represent Germany in international football.The Premier League stars, who were joined by a third player, Everton striker Cenk Tosun, met with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan at London's Four …

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