Mesut Ozil thanks Arsenal fans for voting him as Man of the Match

Arsenal news Santi Cazorla

Mesut Özil has taken to Instagaram to thank his fans for voting him as Man of the Match in Arsenal’s 2-0 victory over Stoke City.

The 26-year-old caught the attention of his supporters after a pin point pass from deep provided the assist for Theo Walcott’s goal.

Özil posted a selfie in his car along with the caption, “Hi Gunners! Thanks for voting me #AFCvSCFC man of the match! Have a successful start to your week everybody.#YaGunnersYa #Arsenal #Monday.”

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Özil provided a total of eight key passes which lead to goal-scoring opportunities during the Gunners win over Stoke.

The former Real Madrid man received a rating of 7.9 from whoscored, the Germany international made eight key passes and maintained a passing accuracy of %87

Özil played 84 minutes of yesterday’s game before being substituted off in place of Alex Oxlade Chamberlain.

Arsenal take on Manchester United in the Premier League this weekend.

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