Wenger rubbishes Ozil exit rumours

first_imgTransfers ‘It’s wrong news!’ – Wenger rubbishes Ozil exit rumours Matt Dorman Last updated 2 years ago 03:34 10/23/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(2) Mesut Ozil - cropped Getty Images Transfers Manchester United Arsenal Premier League Mesut Özil Arsène Wenger The Germany international has been linked with a January move to Manchester United, but the Gunners boss insists he is going nowhere Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has hit out at the “wrong news” reports which suggest Mesut Ozil has told team-mates of his intention to join Manchester United.Germany playmaker Ozil played a starring role in the Gunners’ 5-2 thumping of Everton on Sunday, putting the visitors ahead with his first goal of the campaign.#YaGunnersYa! Impressive away win – back on track #BelieveInYourself #GreatTeamEffort #OneGoal #OneAssist pic.twitter.com/qqZnfGcYNO— Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) October 22, 2017Rumours earlier surfaced of the 29-year-old’s apparent desire to leave for Old Trafford in January with his contract set to expire at the end of the season. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Wenger, who previously conceded all options were on the table, moved to rubbish talk of an impending exit to United for Ozil.”We live in an environment where we have to deal with wrong news,” the Frenchman said at his post-match press conference.”The players and myself always only have one response, [which] is what is happening on the football pitch.Arsenal 40/1 to win the Premier League”When you see Mesut focused like he was today, and enjoying his game like he was today, it is difficult to believe these kind of rumours.”last_img

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