Ozil's days at the Emirates are numbered after Mikel Arteta ruthlessly axed the German, who joined the club in a £42.5million deal back in 2013, from his Premier League and Europa League squads.
Mesut Ozil is Arsenal's highest earner on £350,000-per-week but has not played this season after being left out of the 25-man Premier League and Europa League squads.
Summary automatically generated by NewSUM A.I. from the following sources:
- Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta admits Mesut Ozil's first-team exile 'hurts' him (daily mail – mail online)
- Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil is 'absolutely professional and loyal', insists Bernd Leno (daily mail – mail online)