Ozil Becomes Arsenal’s Highest Paid Player
Mesut Ozil Becomes Arsenal’s Highest Paid Player
German superstar Mesut Ozil has officially signed a new deal at Arsenal, which has made him the club’s highest paid player in history.
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The club announced on Thursday that the German playmaker has committed his future to Arsenal following months of uncertainty.
Ozil’s new contract will see him stay at the Gunners until 2021, and will reportedly take his weekly wage to £350 000 (R5.9 million) before tax.
The former Real Madrid man was linked with Manchester United in the months before extending his contract, but now commited his furture to the Gunners.
The 29-year-old has scored four goals and assisted a further seven strikes in 21 games this season, and will soon link up with new Arsenal signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
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