A former Arsenal player, and German star, Mesut Ozil has finally joined a new football club, Fenerbache
Ozil departure from the Gunners comes after he fall out of favor with the Arsenal coach, Mikel Arteta.
The former Madrid star however has now joined Fenerbache, saying he was “very excited” to play for the former Turkish champions and that he was fit to play on the pitch despite missing nearly a year of football
Speaking to Turkish broadcaster NTV on Sunday, Ozil, who has Turkish ancestry, said he was looking forward to playing for Fenerbahce, a club he said he has supported all his life, and added he would arrive in Istanbul early on Monday to seal his move.
“I am a Fenerbahce fan. That is why I am very happy to be coming to Turkey with Fenerbahce,” Ozil said. “I’m very excited. God gave me the chance to wear this jersey as a Fenerbahce fan. God willing, I will carry it with honour and do everything I can for the team.
“Of course, I’m missing a few matches. I haven’t played in a match in a while, but I am physically fit, I have no issues,” he said, adding he had been training with the first team at Arsenal during his time off the pitch.”he added
Mezut ozil, the attacking midfielder during his time with the gunners won 4 FA cups 2014, 2015, 2017 and 2020. He also won English super cup two times in 2015 and 2016.