Transfer News: Arsenal set eyes on £35 million Hirving Lozano as… – The Hard Tackle

Arsenal are looking to bring in PSV star Hirving Lozano as potential replacement for seemingly out-of-favour Mesut Ozil. If the reports by The Sun are to believed, Arsenal wish to sign Hirving Lozano to bolster their attack. The Mexican has been the top scorer for the Eredivisie side who currently are at the top of table. The 23-year-old …

FIFA 19 esports: Five things we learned from the Gfinity Series – Goal.com

It was Gfinity’s turn to host yet another FIFA 19 tournament with the Gfinity FIFA Series as some of the world’s best players flocked to London in hopes of kickstarting 2019 in the best way possible. For the second Gfinity event in a row, Basel’s Nicolas ‘Nicolas99’ Villalba won the PlayStation final but this time he …

Arsenal boss Unai Emery hails Mesut Ozil leadership… but demands consistency – Evening Standard

Unai Emery hailed Mesut Ozil’s display of leadership after Arsenal’s captain for the day inspired a superb fightback to earn a 3-1 victory over Leicester that extended the Gunners’ winning streak to 10 games. Ozil, wearing the armband from the off for the first time in the absence of club captain Laurent Koscielny and Petr …

Mesut Ozil racism row: Arsenal star’s Germany international career is over, insists Low – Goal

Germany head coach Joachim Low has ruled out the prospect of Mesut Ozil returning to the national team. Arsenal star Ozil announced he was leaving international football in July after accusing German Football Federation (DFB) president Reinhard Grindel of discrimination and “incompetence”. The outburst came after the midfielder felt he had been unfairly targeted from …

Mesut Ozil racism row not to blame for Germany’s World Cup exit – Joachim Low – ESPN.co.uk

Aug 29, 2018 Germany coach Joachim Low is “disappointed” that Mesut Ozil did not personally inform him of his decision to quit international football but insisted the racism row surrounding the midfielder did not contribute to the country’s World Cup failure. Ozil announced in July that he would not play for Germany again amid claims …

Arsenal up and running against West Ham — but Mesut Ozil’s absence looms large over Unai Emery’s first win – The Independent

So, was there a spectacular training ground bust up or wasn’t there? The drama started as soon as the printers began spitting out the teamsheets at The Emirates on Saturday, where the absence of Mesut Ozil quickly sparked frenzied rumours of an argument at London Colney, which supposedly culminated in an irate Ozil walking out …

Unai Emery believes Germany retirement can help Mesut Ozil rekindle Arsenal form – Fox Sports

ARSENAL manager Unai Emery is hoping a break from international football can help Mesut Ozil recover his best form at club level for the Gunners. Ozil, capped 92 times, walked away from the Germany set-up in the wake of their disastrous World Cup campaign, complaining of facing racism and being made a scapegoat for the …

World Cup 2018: Mesut Ozil out of Germany’s Saudi Arabia clash – Sporting News

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil will not be risked for Germany’s World Cup warm-up clash against Saudi Arabia, the German FA (DFB) have announced. The 29-year-old’s participation in Russia 2018, however, is not under any threat as he simply has bruising on his knee, which restricted him to running during Thursday’s training session. The defending world champions …

Unai Emery Reveals Why Mesut Özil Didn’t Play in Arsenal’s Win Over Chelsea on Saturday – 90min

​Arsenal boss Unai Emery has revealed that he simply decided against playing Mesut Özil against Chelsea on Saturday, despite the 30-year-old being fit and ready for action. ​ Özil was an unused substitute during Arsenal’s 2-0 win over Chelsea, and Emery has insisted that Özil was fit to take part but instead decided to go without the German during …

Why Sky Sports pundits laughed at Mesut Ozil before he was subbed – Irish Mirror

Mesut Ozil had a game to forget in Arsenal’s draw with Brighton on Boxing Day. The German failed to have any impact on the match in the first half and was subsequently hooked by his manager Unai Emery at the break. After the match the Gunners boss told the press: “Tactically some matches I did …