- Mesut Ozil is on the verge of leaving Arsenal to join Fenerbache on loan in January
- Reports claim that most part of the contract has been agreed by the Turkish club
- Ozil recently criticized how Muslims are being treated in China and Arsenal have dissociated themselves with his comments
Mesut Ozil is close to finally making a January move to Turkish giants Fenerbache, reports claim.
Sporting director of Fenerbache Damien Comolli told Turkish news media outlet Fotomac that the German midfielder is close to reaching an agreement.
It is understood that there are just a few patches in the deal to complete before Ozil leaves Arsenal on loan in the winter transfer window.
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Reports claim Mikel Arteta has been given the go ahead to offload the former Germany international permanently.
Ozil has been previously linked with a move out of the Emirates at the beginning of the season because of his huge wage demands.
Ozil recently got the Gunners chiefs angry with his comments regarding China's persecution of Muslims in China on his post on Instagram.
And Arsenal who have a growing reputation in China have publicly come out to disengage themselves from Ozil's statement.
Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Samuel Eto'o believes Saido Mane would not have lost the 2019 Ballon D'Or award to Lionel Messi if Africans had voted for him.
The Senegal international finished in fourth position behind Cristiano Roanldo in third and Virgil van Dijk in second.
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