Mesut Ozil

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil and Sead Kolasinac 'good options' after security scare: Unai Emery

The duo, who escaped unhurt after an attempted carjacking last month, were not in the squad at Newcastle United last weekend due to "further security incidents" which the club did not elaborate on.

Aug 15, 2019, 23:52 PM IST

From Sachin Tendulkar to Sania Mirza, sports personalities wish fans 'Eid Mubarak'

While the entire country is celebrating Eid-Al-Adha with great religious zeal and fervour, the sports fraternity on Monday came in unison to extend their warm wishes on the auspicious occassion. 

Aug 12, 2019, 12:29 PM IST

Gareth Bale makes goalscoring return as Real Madrid edge Arsenal on penalties

Arsenal named a strong side captained by Mesut Ozil while Real had Bale on the bench and Eden Hazard, wearing the number 50 shirt, starting alongside fellow new signing Luka Jovic in the attack.

Jul 24, 2019, 08:39 AM IST

Arsenal's Mesut Ozil ready to start more away games, says Unai Emery

Ozil has started only four of Arsenal`s 14 away games in the league this season with Emery often benching the German playmaker, starting him only in home games where they have won 10 in a row.

Apr 06, 2019, 18:41 PM IST

Shah Rukh Khan's picture with footballer Mesut Özil goes viral on social media

Shah Rukh was invited by popular footballer Mesut Özil for the match

Apr 02, 2019, 13:38 PM IST

Mesut Ozil must show consistency to start regularly for Arsenal: Unai Emery

Ozil has started only 14 of Arsenal`s 28 Premier League games this season, often sidelined due to injury or sickness, while Emery has also benched him in favour of other players in some games.

Mar 02, 2019, 08:58 AM IST

EPL: Mesut Ozil on target as Arsenal defeat Bournemouth 5-1

The German attacking midfielder had not started a game for Arsenal since their 1-1 draw away to Brighton & Hove Albion on December 26 due to a knee problem. 

Feb 28, 2019, 14:54 PM IST

Arsenal keen to close gap on Spurs ahead of derby clash: Manager Unai Emery

Arsenal manager Unai Emery believes the opportunity to inch close to within a point of Tottenham Hotspur in the Premier League will be a "big motivation" for his players ahead of Saturday`s north London derby.

Feb 28, 2019, 13:57 PM IST

Arsenal's Alex Iwobi lauds Mesut Ozil impact but Unai Emery keen to rotate

Emery was satisfied with Ozil's 'positive' impact, but said he would be rotated depending on the needs of the team and Arsenal's schedule in the coming weeks.

Feb 22, 2019, 10:51 AM IST

Europa League: Arsenal 'deserved to win' against BATE, says Unai Emery

Arsenal conceded the goal to BATE at the stroke of half time from a set piece and Emery's side now need to win by at least two goals at home to advance.

Feb 15, 2019, 10:01 AM IST

I would love travelling to India and meet 'friend' Ranveer Singh: Mesut Ozil

Recently, Singh attended various international football matches and was spotted cheering for his favourite teams.

Oct 25, 2018, 10:34 AM IST

Mesut Ozil a thorough gentleman, true champion: Ranveer Singh

Ranveer on Sunday tweeted a photograph of himself along with Ozil and said that it was a pleasure meeting the footballer.


Aug 13, 2018, 10:57 AM IST

Mesut Ozil departure puts focus on German relations with Turkish community

Ozil, who faced a barrage of criticism for having his photograph taken with Turkey’s authoritarian President Tayyip Erdogan, was especially piqued by criticism from German Football Association head Reinhard Grindel, who he said blamed him for Germany crashing out of the 2018 World Cup. 


Jul 23, 2018, 18:08 PM IST

After citing 'racism', German footballer Mesut Ozil announces retirement

German footballer Mesut Ozil on Sunday announced his retirement from the national team, in the wake of the controversy surrounding his recent meeting with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan.Ozil was heavily criticised after he, along with his teammate, Ilkay Gundogan, who has Turkish ancestry, posed for a photograph with Erdogan at a charitable event in May.

Jul 23, 2018, 08:24 AM IST

Germany should have played FIFA World Cup without Mesut Ozil: Oliver Bierhoff

Ozil, a key member of the 2014 World Cup-winning side, and teammate Ilkay Gundogan, both of Turkish descent, had to deal with a barrage of criticism at home after they were pictured with Erdogan in London in May and the affair overshadowed their tournament preparation.

Jul 06, 2018, 16:35 PM IST

Complacency killed Germany's FIFA World Cup 2018 hopes

Every aspect of the national pastime, and that includes clubs, the top league, the national association (DFB) and the players themselves, has fed off this complacency for years.

Jun 28, 2018, 14:19 PM IST

Germany vs South Korea FIFA World Cup 2018 live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Defending champions Germany will face South Korea in the first match for Wednesday at Kazan.

Jun 27, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Squad only has to focus on beating South Korea, says Germany coach Joachim Low

Low warned that South Korea has many good players, but had praise for his team as well, particularly Mesut Ozil and Thomas Muller.

Jun 27, 2018, 12:40 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Euphoric Germany to make more changes against South Korea

The Germans must ideally now beat South Korea in their final group game to maintain their chances of advancing as one of the top two teams in the group but will need again to make changes to their lineup.

Jun 24, 2018, 13:01 PM IST

FIFA World Cup 2018: Germany vs Sweden live streaming timing, channels, websites and apps

Germany will face Sweden at the Fisht Stadium on Saturday.

Jun 23, 2018, 21:56 PM IST