Arsenal star Mesut Ozil excited ahead of Liverpool clash

Mesut Ozil

Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil has expressed his excitement ahead of Monday’s clash with Liverpool at the Emirates Stadium.

The Germany international played a staring role in last seasons fixture against the Red’s scoring from a free-kick.

Ozil posted a picture of himself during traning along with the following caption, “Monday Night Football is awaiting us!!! #BPL #Headliner #BeTheDifference #YaGunnersYa #COYG #Arsenal #WeAreReady #Emirates #MySecondLivingRoom.”

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Özil is expected to be included in Arsene Wenger’s starting line-up following an impressive performance against Crystal Palace last weekend.


The 26-year-old joined Arsenal on a record £42.5 million transfer fee and still has three-years left on his contract. The playmaker has established himself as a key player in the current Gunners side and is reported to be happy at the club.

Özil has a total of one assist in two league appearances for the Gunners this season. Özil enjoyed a trophy-laden pre-season winning the Asia Barclays Trophy, Emirates Cup and Community Shield.

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