Arsenal are prepared to drag out all of the stops to lastly finish their Mesut Ozil £18million contract nightmare.
Ozil has one yr left on his present deal on the membership, which sees him pocket wages of £350,000-per-week, nevertheless, he didn’t function at any level after the season’s restart.
He was in Turkey when Arsenal secured their 14th FA Cup triumph earlier this month.
The German appears ready to sit down tight and see out the rest of his contract however the Mirror reviews that the membership wish to attain an settlement to deliver an finish to this saga.
It claims they’re able to make a proposal to pay him off to assist unencumber cash of their wage invoice for switch enterprise this summer time.
Arsenal need to shake up the squad this summer time with Chelsea ahead Willian set to signal whereas membership captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, whose contract additionally expires in June 2021, has been provided a brand new deal to remain.
They’re additionally reportedly attempting to dump midfielder Matteo Guendouzi, defender Sokratis Papastathopoulos in addition to Henrikh Mkhitaryan, who spent the season on mortgage at Roma.
Ainsley Maitland-Niles has been linked with a shock transfer to north London rivals Tottenham whereas Sead Kolasinac’s future appears to be like unsure.
Atletico Madrid star Thomas Partey has been closely linked with a transfer to the membership as has wantaway Crystal Palace star Wilfried Zaha, who supported the Gunners rising up.
Nonetheless, cash is clearly tight at Arsenal with the membership saying 55 redundancies final week as they try to cut back the wage invoice.
There aren’t any apparent takers for Ozil, with golf equipment in Turkey not with the ability to afford the wage he’ll need.