Mesut Özil played a staring role in Arsenal’s 3-0 victory over Watford in the Premier League earlier today.
The 27-year-old provided two assists on the night and was rated as the man of the match by whoscored.
Özil received a taring of 8.52 after making six key passes, making two accurate crosses and maintaining a pass accuracy of 83%.
The Germany international set up Alexis Sanchez’s opener and Olivier Giroud’s goal in the 68th minute. Özil was taken off in place of Arteta in the 81st minute.
Arsenal ended up winning the game and moving back into second place overtaking Manchester United who temporarily moved in second place following their 3-0 win over Everton.
The Gunners have now won back-to-back games in the league and take on Bayern Munich next in the Champions League.
We take a look at the Arsenal fans reaction on social media to the Özil’s performance against Watford and were in for some intriguing responses.
— Nikolai Laba (@NikolaiLaba) October 17, 2015
Amazing how Mesut Ozil is an angel of God and we're blessed to watch him play football
— Zito (@_Zeets) October 17, 2015
Mesut Ozil = Assist King pic.twitter.com/TzIoflw3f5
— Ryan Fatone (@rfatone1) October 18, 2015
Mesut Ozil has created 37 chances and got 6 assists in 8 Premier League games. Amazing player!
— Arsenal News (@__arsenalnews_) October 18, 2015
I love the whole Arsenal team…Sanchez is simply amazing…but Damn…don't I just love Mesut Ozil. This man is talent.
— JoeJOzil (@NagaGooner) October 18, 2015