Confirmed! ‘i’m ready to sign for Arsenal” – World Cup winner reveals

Get up to date on Arsenal transfer news, injury updates, fixtures and share your opinions on Goonerhead

World Cup winner and German midfielder Mesut Ozil is ready to commit his long-term future to Arsenal by signing a new contract with the club, reports say.

The German playmaker has entered the final year on his current deal and appeared to be involved in a stand-off with the Gunners.

But the 28-year-old is now ready to extend his stay at the Emirates after the club offered him a £280,000-a-week salary, according to The Sun.

It is claimed Ozil, who joined Arsenal in 2013 from Real Madrid, was holding out for £350,000-a-week but has decided to compromise with a shortage of serious offers from other clubs.

Wenger, who signed a two-year contract extension earlier in the week, is also determined to secure Alexis Sanchez’ services as the Chilean continues to be linked with a summer move.

Premier League rivals Manchester City and Chelsea have expressed interest in the 28-year-old but Bayern Munich are said to be in pole position to clinch a deal.

Loading...

You may also like...