(Photo) Arsenal star welcomes new member to his family

Mesut Ozil

Arsenal star playmaker Mesut Ozil has taken to social media to share a private moment in his life.

The 27-year-old uploaded a photo of his newly born niece along with the caption, “Proud uncle #NewFamilyMember #Niece #Lina.”

Proud uncle 😘👶 #NewFamilyMember #Niece #Lina

A photo posted by Mesut Özil (@m10_official) on

Ozil featured in Arsenal’s 1-0 win over Burnley FC on Sunday. The Germany international is however, yet to record an assist for his sides this season.

This is in stark contrast to last season where he registered 19 Premier League assists.

Arsenal take on Swansea City in their next league game on October 15.