Man United transfer news: Jose Mourinho set to hold talks with £42m Arsenal superstar in shock move
Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil’s future at the north London club is currently cast in doubt.
The 28-year-old has entered the last ten months of his contact and could end up leaving for free next summer unless a new deal is agreed.
According to the German outlet Bild, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho is readying a move for his former player.
Ozil enjoyed the best form of his career under the Portuguese tactician while the pair were at Real Madrid.
The 28-year-old won the winning La Liga and the Copa del Rey with Madrid before moving to Arsenal for £42 million.
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The report goes onto state that Mourinho is plotting a move for Ozil once his contract expires at the end of the season.
The Germany international is expected to be rested for Arsenal’s clash with FC Koln in the Europa League tonight.
The north London-based club take on their London rivals Chelsea this weekend.