Arsenal have confirmed that Mesut Ozil has signed a new contract with the club.
The news ‘unofficially’ leaked via the BBC’s David Ornstein on transfer deadline day, with the German putting pen to paper on a three and a half year deal which has made him the best paid player in the club’s history.
It’s now been made official with an announcement the official site and via his social media channels, the German gave his reaction to the news in typically hashtaggy emoji style.
#YaGunnersYa …. ooh yaaa ?? Proud to announce: I signed dat thing ? 3 more years with @Arsenal! It’s been one of the most important decisions of my footballing career and that’s why I had to think hard and talk with everyone who’s important to me… Good things take time!
In the end I let my heart decide. As I always said, I feel at home here and I’m highly motivated to achieve big things in the next few years. Once a Gunner, always a Gunner! ? #M1Ö #WeAreTheArsenal#London
Great news, and it’s exciting to think of him clicking with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Henrikh Mkhitaryan in a new look Arsenal attack.