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Mesut Ozil has moved to quash rumours that he will leave Arsenal during a period of uncertainty, insisting that the Emirates is his home and that he will honour his contract that runs through until the summer of 2021.

Mohamed Elneny: Everyone at Arsenal respects Mesut Ozil

Mohamed Elneny says he was taken aback by Mesut Ozil's "humble and respectful" nature when he joined Arsenal in 2016, having expected the German to have an "arrogant" streak after playing for Real Madrid.
Manchester United legend Rio Ferdinand believes Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta can play a pivotal role in the development of Nicolas Pepe.

Sunday Oliseh hails Mikel Arteta masterclass in Arsenal’s win against Manchester United

Former Nigeria international Sunday Oliseh has praised Mikel Arteta for his tactics in Arsenal’s impressive 2-0 win against Manchester United at the Emirates, in Wednesday’s Premier League clash.
Mikel Arteta believes his Arsenal players are starting to enjoy his methods after securing a maiden win with a 2-0 victory over Manchester United.

Arsenal beat Manchester United first time under Mikel Arteta

Mikel Arteta earned his first win as Arsenal boss as the Gunners produced a powerful first-half performance to beat a lacklustre Manchester United.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta should build his team around Mesut Ozil, according to Jermaine Pennant, who thinks the midfielder has been given a new lease of life.

Mikel Arteta: Mesut Ozil can’t rescue Arsenal on his own

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta believes the polarising figure of Mesut Ozil can be key in resurrecting the club’s season, but the German star cannot do it on his own.
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta should build his team around Mesut Ozil, according to Jermaine Pennant, who thinks the midfielder has been given a new lease of life.

Jermaine Pennant: Mikel Arteta should build Arsenal team around Mesut Ozil

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta should build his team around Mesut Ozil, according to Jermaine Pennant, who thinks the midfielder has been given a "new lease of life".
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta admits that he is still learning his way at the Emirates Stadium, but that he has been left excited by the desire shown by his players since his arrival.

Mikel Arteta admits he is still learning his way at Arsenal

Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta admits that he is still learning his way at the Emirates Stadium, but that he has been left excited by the desire shown by his players since his arrival.
Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has explained why he subbed off Mesut Ozil during their Carabao Cup defeat to Liverpool.

Mesut Ozil ‘available’ for Arsenal under Mikel Arteta

Mesut Ozil is “available” for Arsenal’s first game under Mikel Arteta, with the German looking to come back into contention after being informed by Freddie Ljungberg that he would not have figured against Everton even if he was fit.
Mikel Arteta will already know who he wants to move out of Arsenal, says Ian Wright, with the new Gunners boss being backed to “get rid of” the deadwood at Emirates Stadium.

Ian Wright: Mikel Arteta will have decided who is leaving Arsenal

Mikel Arteta will already know who he wants to move out of Arsenal, says Ian Wright, with the new Gunners boss being backed to “get rid of” the deadwood at Emirates Stadium.
This is the first time Sonny Bill Williams has publicly voiced his opposition to China’s treatment of the Uyghur people. Alex Pantling-Getty Images

Rugby superstar attacks China over muslim Uighurs

New Zealand rugby superstar Sonny Bill Williams followed Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil in criticising China’s treatment of its Uighur minority Monday, while lamenting that some had chosen money over “humanity”.
Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has explained why he subbed off Mesut Ozil during their Carabao Cup defeat to Liverpool.

Mikel Arteta: Mesut Ozil is a ‘massive’ player for Arsenal

Mesut Ozil is a "massive" player for Arsenal, according to new boss Mikel Arteta, who warned players to show passion and energy or risk being shown the door.
Unai Emery says Arsenal are making “a good decision” by appointing Mikel Arteta to replace him as manager.

Unai Emery backs Mikel Arteta as Arsenal successor

Unai Emery says Arsenal are making “a good decision” by appointing Mikel Arteta to replace him as manager.
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Mesut Ozil to leave Arsenal in January

The news comes amid speculation that captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is desperate to leave the Emirates, as the club prepares to announce Mikel Arteta as their new manager.

FC Cologne scraps China football academy

German Bundesliga club FC Cologne has pulled out of a football academy in China, with one senior official saying “human rights are massively disrespected” in the country.

Yaya Toure slams Arsenal star over China comments

Former Manchester City midfielder Yaya Toure said Mesut Ozil was wrong to have made comments about the plight of Uighur Muslims in China.
Arsenal manager, Unai Emery, has explained why he subbed off Mesut Ozil during their Carabao Cup defeat to Liverpool.

China: Arsenal midfielder ‘deceived by fake news’

Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil was “deceived by fake news” before criticising China’s treatment of Uighur Muslims, says the country’s foreign ministry spokesman.
Kevin De Bruyne celebrates after scoring Manchester City's first goal of the evening ( Getty Images )

Kevin de Bruyne score brace as Manchester City thrash Arsenal at Emirates

Kevin De Bruyne scored twice and teed up Raheem Sterling for Manchester City’s other goal as Arsenal crumbled to another humiliating 3-0 home defeat on Sunday.
Mesut Ozil’s lucrative contract extension at Arsenal has led to “tension” in the Gunners camp, claims former forward Jeremie Aliadiere.

Arsenal vs Manchester City blocked on Chinese TV over Mesut Ozil’s social media comments

The Arsenal midfielder has posted his views on the treatment of the Uighur community on social media, with the club distancing themselves from the views.
Arsenal first-team operations manager Ameesh Manek has been charged with improper conduct by the FA for his behaviour during Sunday's defeat to Crystal Palace.

Arsenal sends message to China over Mesut Ozil’s Uighur callout

Arsenal has sent a message to Chinese supporters distancing the soccer club from comments by one of its players, Mesut Ozil, this week condemning China’s treatment of its Uighur Muslim minority.

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