Arsenal fans took to twitter following news confirming that Özil would miss his sides clash against Newcastle broke.
Özil has picked up a minor knee injury according to the official Arsenal Twitter account.
The Gunner’s managed to recorded a 1-0 victory over the Magpies in Özil’s absence with the games only goal coming from Alex Oxlade Chamberlain.
The 26-year-old joins Jack Wilshere, Danny Welbeck, Per Mertesacker and Tomas Rosicky on the sidelines.
Özil has one assist to his name this season. The 26-year-old setup a goal and played a starring role in the Gunners 2-1 win over Crystal Palace at Selhurst Park.
The 26-year-old missed most of the first half of last season due to an injury and only returned to first team football in January
Özil had started in all of Arsenal’s games this season until picking up his injury.
We headed over to twitter after news of Özil’s injury broke to see how Arsenal fans reacted:
No Ozil in the starting lineup pic.twitter.com/8Hm8SnhZLU
— Lëvi (@LeviTheGooner) August 29, 2015
Me looking at arsenals line up and ozil isn't on pic.twitter.com/4DdZNnmBJU
— L (@i7yas) August 29, 2015
FFS OZIL INJURED WHAT EVEN IS LIFE
— Anirudh (@anirudh_arsenal) August 29, 2015
Last time Ozil was out with a "slight" knee injury he was out for 3 months in the end.Lets hope its just a niggle.
— Positively Arsenal (@Blackburngeorge) August 29, 2015
The funny thing is, if we lose, it'll be because we missed Ozil. If we win, it'll be because we didn't miss Ozil. Funny old set of fans.
— @wood (@attwood10) August 29, 2015