Arsenal moved up into third place in the Premier League after recording a 2-0 victory over Stoke City.
The Germany international provided the assist for the Gunners opening goal when he played a long range pass over Stoke’s defence directly into the path of Theo Wacott’s run. Olivier Giroud scored the games other goal giving Arsenal the 2-0 win.
Özil played 84 minutes of yesterday’s game before being substituted off in place of Alex Oxlade Chamberlain.
The 26-year-old was a doubt going into the game due a knee injury he suffered earlier this month. The former Real Madrid man missed his side’s 1-0 win over Newcastle in the last round of games.
Özil received a rating of 7.9 from whoscord, the Germany international made eight key passes and maintained a passing accuracy of %87.
Following the final whistle we took to Twitter to see how Özil’s latest performance went down on social media. Read a selection of what we found below:
Mesut Ozil your feet are amazing
— Shadspook (@Shadmeister_1) September 12, 2015
Mesut Özil is just a joy to watch. Lovely ball for Walcott's goal. Now two assist in the Premier League.
— AS10 (@AS10Comps) September 12, 2015
76 – Mesut Ozil has created 76 goalscoring chances in the Premier League in 2015, more than any other player. Artisan.
— OptaJoe (@OptaJoe) September 12, 2015
What an assist from mesut Ozil oh my I am crying
— ByTheMinute Arsenal (@ByTheMinArsenal) September 12, 2015
One for Ozil haters..
Mesut Özil vs. Stoke:
Pass success rate: 88%
Chances created: 7
— Transfer Centre (@CentreTransfer) September 12, 2015
WHAT AN ASSIST MESUT OZIL
— No Money FC (@Wojceched) September 12, 2015
Mesut Özil created more chances today (8) than any other Premier League player in action. pic.twitter.com/9xsVwQpRR4
— Squawka Football (@Squawka) September 12, 2015