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Ozil will sign for Fenerbahce in the coming days

Sat 23 January 2021 | 14:43

The player is in Turkey, currently in quarantine and expected to join the training tomorrow night.

Mesut Ozil

, World Cup winner and the former player of Real Madrid and

Arsenal

is now in Turkey to sign for the Super Lig side,

Fenerbahce

. The player is now self-isolating himself since he’s arriving from the UK and has not been able to meet the authorities of the club.

However, his quarantine is coming to an end and he is expected to participate in the training, tomorrow night. Koc, the club’s president expects the 32-year-old player to sign the contract in the coming days.

He has said at Fener’s Council of the Board meeting:

“Other clubs wanted [him] but Mesut Ozil's heart was in our hands.

“Mesut has no injuries. According to the legislation in England, he trained with the first team, although he was not on the list.

“There was a quarantine period. After that, the signatures will take place.

“We are waiting for Mesut Ozil's first training session tomorrow [Sunday] night. We will not decide when to play him, the coach will decide.

“However, when I spoke to his old coach, he said 'it takes three to four weeks'. Probably after two weeks he will start playing games slowly. I hope I am not mistaken.

“If everything goes well, we are planning the signature day on Tuesday.”

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