Mesut Ozil is ready to signal a brand new contract extension with Arsenal within the coming days, Goal can verify.
The Germany worldwide’s present deal is because of expire on the finish of June however he’s anticipated to commit himself to a brand new long-term contract at Emirates Stadium.
Arsene Wenger had beforehand dropped a touch that the previous Werder Bremen man was able to put pen to paper.
“Our intention is to keep Ozil at the club. Hopefully, we will manage to do that very soon,” the Frenchman stated final Friday.
“The vibe I get from his commitment, focus and desire, he behaves like someone who is ready to commit. After that, contract negotiations are what they are.”
The state of affairs was very completely different at the start of January, when the participant had but to resolve the place his future lay and hypothesis that Manchester United could transfer for him was abound.
Though team-mate Alexis Sanchez finally moved to Old Trafford, Ozil is not going to comply with him after deciding to pledge his future to Arsenal.
With the Gunners set to signal Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Dortmund, the information of the 29-year-old’s choice will act as an extra enhance for Arsene Wenger’s aspect, who misplaced Three-1 at Swansea on Tuesday – a recreation through which new signing Henrikh Mkhitaryan made his debut.
Goal understands that Ozil’s choice to signal an extension shouldn’t be associated to the brand new arrivals of Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan. He beforehand revealed his love for London and Arsenal in an interview with Goal final 12 months.
Ozil, who has registered 49 assists since his Premier League debut 5 years in the past, joined Arsenal from Real Madrid in 2013 for a then membership report charge of £42.5 million.