Arsenal star dedicates boots to niece

Arsenal star Mesut Özil has shared a picture on Instagram showing the name of his niece Mira on his football boots.

The boots were used in Germany’s 3-1 victory over Poland in their Euro 2016 qualification clash.

Özil uploaded the picture of his boots along with the caption, “My boots with a special dedication to my niece Mira #LaFamilia.”

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Mario Götze scored a brace and Muller scored Germanys’s other goal while Lewandowski scored Poland’s only goal of the game.

Özil received a rating of 7.0 from whoscored after making two key passes and maintaining a pass accuracy of 88%.

The 26-year-old is expected to feature in Germany’s clash with Scotland on Tuesday. Germany are top in Group D with 16 points in seven games. The 2014 World Cup winners have won their last four group games.

Özil is reported to earn a total of £12.43 million per-season, £8.43 million of which stems from salary and bonuses while £4 million derives from sponsorship which makes him the highest paid Gunners player in the current team.