Mesut Ozil famous German footballer confirmed his transfer to English club Arsenal. Ozil signed a 5 year contract with Gunners. Mesut Ozil has become the most expensive player in the history of Arsenal with £42 million deal. Ozil becomes the third most expensive transfer in British football history, behind Fernando Torres, who transferred to Chelsea from Liverpool for £50 million in 2011, and Carlos Tevez, who joined Manchester City with £45 million deal.
The Arsenal manager Wenger said “We are extremely pleased to have signed Mesut Ozil. He said that we wants to signed ozil three years ago but then he signed a three year contract with Spanish club Real Madrid.
Ozil said “I am thrilled to be joining Arsenal, It will be great for my personal development and I am particularly looking forward to working with Gunners.
On the other side ozil has left a huge gap by leaving Real Madrid that will hurt them. Real Madrid defender Sergio Ramos said “I am very unhappy after the exit of Ozil. He said thatfor me he was a best friend and companion. Praising the game of Mesut he said Ozil is a special footballer who generates and plays the beautiful game.He is the king of the assist and I will miss him.
Sergio Ramos said “If it was up to me then he would never have left. But it was the choice of the club. But I am totally convinced he will be a star at Arsenal.