West Ham wonderkid Reece Oxford a big fan of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil

West Ham United wonder-kid Reece Oxford, who stared in his sides 2-0 victory over Arsenal on Sunday is a keen admirer of Mesut Özil.

The young defender has been widely praised for his performance last weekend, took to Twitter to urge the Gunners to complete the signing of Özil back in 2013.

Oxford – who was just 14-years-old at the time – tweeted, “For **** sake Arsenal something always doesn’t go right hurry up and sign Ozil!!”

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Özil played the full 90 minutes in the Gunners disappointing home defeat.

The Germany international provided nine assists and five goals in 32 appearances for Arsenal in all competitions last season.

The 26-year-old played a staring role during Arsenal’s pre-season and has been tipped as a candidate for player of the year by manager Arsene Wenger.

Arsenal will be looking to bounce back next weekend when they have a tough away trip to Crystal Palace.

Reece Oxford has made four appearances for West Ham this season and has 17 caps for England U17’s.

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