Mesut Özil: ‘I love playing in the Champions League’
Mesut Özil has taken to social media to state that he loves playing in the UEFA Champions League.
The Arsenal playmaker posted a Youtube video on Twitter along with the caption “I love playing in the @ChampionsLeague!”
The Gunners would become the first Premier League side to qualify for the quarter-finals if they knock Monaco out of the competition.
Chelsea, Liverpool have already been eliminated from the competition and Manchester City face a tough test away to Barcelona.
Arsenal needing to score at least three times in the return game at the Stade Louis II on Tuesday.
Özil has scored three times and created four goals since returning to the starting team in January.
The Gunners have won seven out of their eight Premier League games in which Özil has started in 2015.
Arsenal defeated West Ham 3-0 in the London derby on the weekend. Monaco beat Bastia 3-0 to move into third place in Ligue 1 on Friday.