Arsenal Star Named In Robbie Savage’s Premier League Team Of The Week

LONDON, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 22: Mesut Ozil of Arsenal celebrates after he scores his sides first goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Leicester City at Emirates Stadium on October 22, 2018 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil captained his side in the 3-1 victory over Leicester City in the Premier League on Monday.

The 30-year-old orchestrated his side’s comeback after Leicester City took the lead through an own goal from Hector Bellerin.

Ozil put on an outstanding display scoring the equaliser, playing a key role in the second and providing the assist for the third.

The victory was the Gunners 10th in a row and moved them just two points behind leaders Manchester City.

Ozil meanwhile extended is goal tally to four and provided his first assist of the campaign.

The playmaker of Turkish origin was rightfully named in the BT Sport team of the week selected by pundit Robbie Savage.

Fellow Arsenal teammate Hector Bellerin also made the cut after providing two assists on the night.

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The Gunners take on Sporting Lisbon next on Thursday in the Europa League and only have a few days rest before returning to action in the Premier League against Crystal Palace on Sunday.