Due to his performances in the 2010 FIFA World Cup, Özil ensured his place among Europe’s top young talents.He was sought by teams like Barcelona, Arsenal & Real Madrid.On transfer deadline day of summer 2013, he moved to Arsenal for a fee of £42.5 million, a record for the club & the highest fee ever paid for a German player.Özil was the joint-highest assist provider at both the 2010 FIFA World Cup & Euro 2012, registering 3 at each tournament.Özil was born on 15 October 1988, in Gelsenkirchen, West Germany. His mother’s name is Gulizar Özil and father’s name is Mustafa Özil. The couple is engaged and they are planning to do a wedding in Istanbul, their hometown. The relationship ended in October 2014, following reports of Özil being involved with another woman.Mesut Özil is a German footballer who plays for Arsenal & the German national team.There were reports claiming that a deal was struck for a transfer to Barcelona, but Werder Bremen denied the reports.
However, there are sources that claim Özil’s ancestors are ethnic Kurds.
German play-maker Mesut Ozil’s contract at Arsenal expires at the end of the season and has hinted of his next possible move away from the Gunners.
Ozil has been in fine form for Arsenal this season and has caught the attention of top club managers in Europe.
Arsenal welcome Man United to the Emirates tonight in a crunch Premier League clash and Mourinho will be keen to keep Ozil quiet if he wants to avoid defeat.
The German international has been reportedly dating Amine Gulse who was the 2014 Miss Turkey winner since 2015 and they have been seen together in many places. It was said that the former Real Madrid star will buy a cute £5 million mansion for his woman in Istanbul where the wedding is expected to take place.