German midfielder Mesut Ozil receives instructions from Arsenal boss Unai Emery

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German midfielder Mesut Ozil receives instructions from Arsenal boss Unai Emery

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German midfielder Mesut Ozil receives instructions from Arsenal boss Unai Emery

With Aaron Ramsey set to join Juventus will Ozil join him out of the Emirates exit or is Emery’s position under threat?

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Tuesday, February 12, 2019 – 9:12am

Arsenal are doing their utmost to get shot of Mesut Ozil, but it’s proving difficult because no club is willing to pay his astronomical wages.

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According to The Sun the Gunners reached out last month to Italian sides Juventus and Inter Milan in the hope they might take Ozil off their hands. However, perhaps not surprisingly, they baulked at his £350,000-a-week wage demands.

Instead, Juventus opted to sign Aaron Ramsey on a pre-contract agreement and according to BBC Sport, the Welshman has penned a four-year deal “that will earn him over £400,000 a week”.

Last night Juventus confirmed the free transfer deal – which starts in June – via their official online outlets. In a message to Arsenal fans Ramsey said: “It is with a heavy heart that I leave after 11 incredible years. Thank you. You welcomed me as a teenager and have been there through all the highs and lows I’ve encountered during my time at the club.”

Nice little earner

The Sun says that the Gunners also tried to cut a deal with Inter Milan, offering them Ozil in return for Ivan Perisic, but again the proposition foundered on the fact that the Serie A side can’t meet his weekly wage, and apparently …read more

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