Outstanding Ozil fully deserves Arsenal Player-of-the-Year trophy

This year Mesut Ozil came into his own for Arsenal, showing everyone why he was worth every penny of the millions that Arsene Wenger splashed out on the German. There was little chance of any other player beating him to the Player of the Year trophy and so it has proved.

The only bleak spot is that that he fell one short of matching Thierry Henry’s record for the record amount of assists in the Premier League, but it was hardly from lack of trying. As an example, Ozil broke the Premier League record of creating ten chances in one game against Southampton, and despite his efforts the game finished 0-0! That does not reflect badly on Ozil but it certainly says something about the quality of finishing from our front men. With a more clinical hitman on the end of Ozil’s assists I am sure he could have easily doubled his assist total if not more. All in all he created a massive 181 chances for his team-mates, so you can imagine his disappointment when only 20 of them were actually converted into goals.

Another Premiership record he broke this year was providing an assist in seven games in a row (when we were scoring goals) and he also won three consecutive Player of the month Awards. Ozil has two years left on his contract with he Gunners and, as he said himself, he will be hoping that Wenger will be bringing in a top class striker to help him improve those figures next season…

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  1. showsomeambition says:

    Xhaka welcome

  2. Bobbyraz says:

    luks like we’ve got XHAKA

  3. sam-afc says:

    Xhaka is in the bag. Seen pictures of him in our new kit. Welcome to Arsenal!!

    1. sam-afc says:

      Now go get that striker we desperately need Arsenal?

  4. showsomeambition says:

    It would be so good to get a striker b4 the euros. higuain = 100% happiness

  5. thetruth says:

    Buy Morata and 75% business done
    Get another central defender

  6. OT: Xhaka is a gunner….how did people get those pictures? Looks like someone might get fired…anyway welcome to Arsenal Xhaka.

  7. goonerboy says:


    Welcome Xhaka….


  8. GOONSTER says:

    He deserves it.. No competition to be honest..

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