Arsenal open to loaning out Mesut Ozil in January after limited impact under Unai Emery

first_imgArsenal open to loaning out Mesut Ozil in January after limited impact under Unai Emery Ozil has only started two matches so far this season (Picture: Getty)A problem for Arsenal is that Ozil is happy to remain at the club and his contract still has just under two years left to run, making it difficult for them to force him out.AdvertisementAdvertisementArsenal were open to letting Ozil leave either permanently or on loan in the summer but there was a lack of suitors for the 2014 World Cup winner, other than from Fenerbahce who couldn’t afford him.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityEmery has tended to select younger players in his midfield so far this season with Matteo Guendouzi, Joe Willock and Dani Ceballos all receiving plenty of game time.Despite ongoing speculation over his future, Ozil was this week named in Arsenal’s five-strong captaincy group alongside Granit Xhaka, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Hector Bellerin and Alexandre Lacazette.More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenal Advertisement Advertisement Arsenal are keen to loan Mesut Ozil in January (Picture: Getty)Arsenal are willing to loan out Mesut Ozil in January with the playmaker featuring just twice under Unai Emery so far this season.The 30-year-old missed Arsenal’s first couple of matches over security concerns and has also suffered from an illness which has restricted his availability.Nevertheless, when fit and available, Ozil has still struggled to force his way into Emery’s plans, playing just once in the Premier League in the 2-2 draw against Watford.According to the Daily Mirror, Arsenal would rather loan Ozil to a team willing to contribute towards his £350,000 weekly wages, rather than keep him as a bit-part player.ADVERTISEMENT Comment Metro Sport ReporterSunday 29 Sep 2019 5:05 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link413Shareslast_img

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