• Mesut Ozil has become the Arsenal maestro that Dennis Bergkamp once was, says former Gunner Robert Pires

    Mesut Ozil has become the Arsenal maestro that Dennis Bergkamp once was, says former Gunner Robert Pires

    Germany playmaker Mesut Ozil is now exerting the same sort of dynamic influence on Arsenal as Dennis Bergkamp once did, according to former France midfielder Robert Pires.

    Bergkamp is ranked second on the club website’s list of all-time greats after the skilful Dutch international striker bagged 120 goals in 423 appearances for the Londoners between 1995-2006.

    ‘Mesut Ozil has very good qualities. He can normally score a minimum of 12 goals during the Premier League,’ Pires told Arsenal’s official website.

    ‘In my time […]

  • Wenger wants Ozil to commit to Arsenal and emulate Bergkamp

    Wenger wants Ozil to commit to Arsenal and emulate Bergkamp

    The Gunners boss believes the German has the ability to emulate the legendary forward but must be willing to spend the rest of his career at the Emirates Stadium.

    Arsene Wenger has told Mesut Ozil to follow in the footsteps of Arsenal legend Dennis Bergkamp by committing his future to the Emirates Stadium.

    Ozil has developed into one of Arsenal’s undisputed star players since joining the club from Real Madrid in 2013 and has been in sublime form in recent weeks.

    His fine […]