5 Things That Will Surprise Mesut Ozil on His Arsenal Debut

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5 Things That Will Surprise Mesut Ozil on His Arsenal Debut
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Like Mesut Özil probably will, Arsenal legend Robert Pires made his Arsenal debut against Sunderland.

Nine years after his first game in England, the Frenchman told Sport.co.uk that his introduction to the league was a rude awakening.

Arsene Wenger said to me, ‘I’m going to put you on the bench and you’ll be able to see how they play football in England.’

I can tell you that after 20-25 minutes I wanted to return to France because I could tell how difficult it was going to be here. That’s how it all started for me.

So Özil, as outstanding as he is, will likely face a tough test in his first Premier League game. Let's look at what he might experience.

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