Saudi Arabian membership Al-Nassr have made a £5million bid for Mesut Ozil, studies declare.
In line with TyC Sports activities journalist Cesar Luis Merlo, the membership have provided Ozil a two-year contract in addition to making their bid – with Arsenal hoping to dump the German.
Nevertheless, Ozil doesn’t wish to depart and intends to see out the ultimate yr of his contract in north London.
The 31-year-old has not been a part of Mikel Arteta’s plans for a while however the Gunners have been unable to maneuver him on to a different membership.
A big a part of the issue is his £350,000-a-week wages along with his contract not ending till June 2021.
The Every day Mail reported that Arsenal have tried to achieve a settlement with Ozil for the ultimate 9 months of his deal.
However he’s mentioned to need nearly all the remaining £13million owing to him and is glad to see out his contract.
Ozil was not too long ago omitted from Arsenal’s Europa League squad as an additional indication that he’s unlikely to play for Arteta.
This week he did supply to fund the wage of the membership’s mascot Gunnersaurus, who was being made redundant.
However talkSPORT pundit, and Arsenal legend, Ray Parlour took a swipe on the playmaker suggesting it wasn’t performed as an act of kindness.
“It’s [a PR stunt], yeah,” mentioned Parlour on Friday’s talkSPORT Breakfast. “I want Gunnersaurus was on £300,000-a-week as a result of they’d get their cash’s price.”
A shocked Alan Brazil replied: “What’s Ozil performed to you, these days?”
Parlour then mentioned: “It’s nothing he’s performed to me, however I reckon it’s an excellent PR stunt.
“Don’t you assume, Al? Behind the scenes, to get the followers again on his aspect, let’s try this.”
However Large Al defended Ozil, saying “I don’t assume so.”
To which Parlour responded: “In fact it’s!”