Arsenal must forget Ozil, says Winterburn

Mon 02 November 2020 | 17:00

Ozil is out of Arsenal's list for Premier League but the German midfielder made it clear that he will try hard to find his space

Nigel Winterburn

insists that


should move on from


. The German midfielder who won the World Cup with


has not played for Arsenal for a long time.



defender insists that Arsenal should avoid the distracting saga and let


move. Former full-back Winterburn told FreeSuperTips: “

Mesut Ozil

is a terrific player and the one thing that he does give you is that he will create chances but at the same time he is not going to give you that defensive side to the game, with and without the ball, which is why he hasn’t been selected.  

“When the team aren’t creating chances then


’s name will always come up and we should try and move away from that because he is not going to be part of the squad and probably won’t be involved again at the football club, so he is not an option that


can consider.” 

Ozil’s last outing for Arsenal came prior to the coronavirus-enforced lockdown in March which brought competitive football to a close.

source: SportMob