Arsenal and England left back Kieran Gibbs has admitted the presence of German midfielder Mesut Ozil who was signed from Real Madrid in the last transfer window serves as a source of motivation for himself and his team mates. Ozil has made a blistering start to live in England creating 4 assists for his team mates so far and Gibbs the class of Mesut Ozil has galvanized every one in the team
“He’s really enjoying himself.” Gibbs told Arsenal’s official website. “He looks very determined and happy and he’s a humble boy as well.
“Coming from a club like Real Madrid you would expect a player to come with a bigger head on their shoulders but he’s very down to earth and he’s passionate.
“It’s positive for us and a signing like Ozil is going to push our squad forward because you don’t want to let him down. You want to perform for him and he will take us to the next level.”
The English man also believes the gunners who are currently top of the Epl table after 5 game weeks can only improve for the better.
“I think the team is just gelling,” he added. “We’ve had a strong finish to last season and people could see the players really gel. I think that’s happening this season at an earlier stage.
“I’m very excited about the quality of the squad and when we get more players back from injury I feel like we’ll be a force. We need to keep focused and build on our run. I’m sure we can be contenders.”