Mesut Ozil declared an ozone player at Arsenal after missing 22 EPL games

Mesut Ozil declared an ozone player at Arsenal after missing 22 EPL games

- Mesut Ozil has been declared by statistics as an ozone player for Arsenal

- This is because he has played only three EPL games outside a 100-mile radius for Arsenal in last 17 months

- The ex Real Madrid star currently pockets £350,000-a-week at the Emirates

German football star Mesut Ozil has been declared as an ozone player at Arsenal after missing 22 Premier League games for the Gunners since November 2017.

The former Real Madrid star has played just three Premier League games outside of a 100-mile radius of Arsenal in the last 17 months.

Ozil joined Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013, and in February this year, he hit the headlines after missing his 100th Arsenal game.

According to the report on UK Sun, statistics show that Mesut Ozil is reluctant to play outside London despite earning £350,000-a-week.

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Since November 6, 2017, Mesut Ozil has played just 36 of his side's 58 games in the Premier League.

Arsenal have played 10 Premier League fixtures outside a 100 mile radius of London without Ozil in the squad since their games against Manchester City in November 2017.

This season in the Premier League, Mesut Ozil has played 19 games for Arsenal scoring four goals and providing two assists.

Earlier, Legit.ng had reported how Premier League giants Arsenal are reportedly considering allowing German football star Mesut Ozil to leave the North London club.

Gunners are running out of patience with Ozil and want to get his £350,000-a-week wages off the books.

This season, Mesut Ozil has been struggling to secure a place in Arsenal first team with Italian club Inter Milan reported to be interested in luring him to Italy.

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