Mesut Ozil

German coach Joachim Loew repeatedly snubbed by Mesut Ozil after national team exit

Loew said on Wednesday he had failed in his attempts to contact the Arsenal midfielder and that he had been notified of Ozil's international retirement by the player's advisor.

published on : 29th August 2018

Five reasons Germany have failed at the FIFA World Cup

Germany have failed to qualify from the group stages at a FIFA World Cup finals for the first time since 1938.

published on : 28th June 2018

Germany's FIFA World Cup defeat against Mexico: Here are five things we learned

Of the problems Loew has to fix, Neuer is not one and he had little to do in the second half as Germany pushed for an equaliser that never came.

published on : 18th June 2018

FIFA World Cup 2018: Five questions Germany must answer

Germany start their campaign against Mexico in Moscow having won just one of their six friendlies since qualifying for Russia 2018

published on : 15th June 2018

Turkish President picture puts Mesut Ozil under pressure for Germany's FIFA World Cup opener against Mexico

Ozil and Manchester City's Ilkay Gundogan were whistled by German fans in pre-World Cup friendlies after posing for a photo alongside President Recep Tayyip Erdogan last month.

published on : 14th June 2018

Germany's Mesut Ozil and Ilkay Gundogan can expect more jeers over Tayyip Erdogan photo-coach

The two players of Turkish descent have been dealing with a barrage of criticism in Germany after they were pictured with Erdogan.

published on : 14th June 2018

Questions of national loyalty cast shadow over German World Cup squad

The public backlash over players mixing sport and politics ensured the Germany squad left for its World Cup defense under a cloud of its own making.

published on : 13th June 2018

Defending champs Germany arrive in Russia for FIFA World Cup

The Germans took off from Frankfurt in pouring rain hoping captain Manuel Neuer will stay fit after eight months on the sidelines with a foot fracture.

published on : 12th June 2018

Jeers for Ilkay Gundogan annoy Germany boss Joachim Loew 

Gundogan caused a political storm last month, by meeting Turkey president Recep Tayyip Erdogan and handing over a Manchester City shirt signed to "my president".

published on : 9th June 2018

Injured Mesut Ozil to miss Germany's final World Cup warm-up

Ozil will sit out the friendly against Saudi Arabia in Leverkusen with light bruising to his left knee, but was able to run in training on Thursday.

published on : 7th June 2018

Joachim Loew fumes as 'sloppy' Germany crash on Manuel Neuer's return

Germany now suffered back-to-back defeats after also sliding to a 1-0 loss to Brazil in Berlin in March.

published on : 3rd June 2018

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil sends cheeky tweet to Stoke police after 3-0 victory

Ozil was the target of a Twitter jibe from the city's police constabulary when Stoke beat Arsenal 1-0 earlier this season.

published on : 1st April 2018

Mesut Ozil gem gets Arsenal back on track

Arsenal edged past Newcastle 1-0 to end a three-game winless run in the Premier League after a fine strike by Mesut Ozil from the edge of the penalty area.

published on : 16th December 2017

Mesut Ozil not going to Barcelona, asserts Arsenal gaffer Arsene Wenger 

The 29-year-old is out of contract at the Emirates Stadium at the end of the season.

published on : 25th November 2017

Don't say I don't care, says Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil has defended himself against criticism of his attitude and says his nonchalant body language can be misleading.

published on : 5th May 2017

Sanchez and Ozil end Arsenal's 3-month wait for EPL away win 

Arsenal had won only one of its previous five league games, and Monday's success came after Wenger tweaked Arsenal's formation.

published on : 18th April 2017