1. Why Mario Goetze Must Become Die Mannschaft's Focal Point of Attack

    It was toward the end of the 2012/13 season that Mario Goetze shocked German football by agreeing a €37m move to Bayern Munich from Borussia Dortmund just one month before ...

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  2. 5 Questions for Joachim Low Ahead of Germany's Clash with Ghana

    Following the pulverising of Portugal in their 100th World Cup game, Joachim Low's German side returns to action on Saturday: Group G means Germany versus Ghana! The Mannschaft has lofty ambitions for the weeks ahead...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 3 months ago 3,732 reads 2 comments

  3. Does Low Need to Sacrifice Mesut Ozil for Germany to Succeed at the World Cup?

    As the cloud of negativity and skepticism surrounding Germany's World Cup campaign has gradually begun to dissipate, some questions still remain about the team that will line up in the opening game against Portugal on Monday...

    Cristian Nyari Written by Cristian Nyari about 3 months ago 5,459 reads 8 comments

  4. Arsenal's Decision to Ignore Cesc Fabregas Increases the Pressure on Mesut Ozil

    If Mesut Ozil thought his first season in the English Premier League was a challenge, he should expect his second year as an Arsenal player to be even tougher...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 3 months ago 13,676 reads 27 comments

  5. 10 Players Who Damaged World Cup Hopes in This Week's International Friendlies

    As the World Cup approaches, the international friendlies have started to come thick and fast. Groups are gelling, squads are acclimatising, and teams are being decided. For most players, this is seen as the optimum time to make a positive impression..

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 3 months ago 7,993 reads 13 comments

  6. Mesut Ozil Is Smashing a Ball Through Huge Building in Berlin in New Advert

    Mesut Ozil can be seen in Berlin smashing a hole through a building in a striking new World Cup-themed advert...

    Mark Patterson Written by Mark Patterson about 3 months ago 14,215 reads 8 comments

  7. Paper News and Gossip: Rooney World Cup Switch, Chelsea Close in on Diego Costa

    Manchester United striker Wayne Rooney hogs the back-page headlines on Wednesday as his position ahead of the World Cup comes under scrutiny...

    Ian Rodgers Written by Ian Rodgers about 4 months ago 1,435 reads 0 comments

  8. Why World Cup Form of Mesut Ozil Will be Key As Germany Confirm 2014 Squad

    According to the German national team's website, their final 23-man World Cup squad was unveiled on Monday with just 10 days and one final friendly test match against Armenia left until the tournament begins in Brazil...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 4 months ago 2,267 reads 0 comments

  9. Why Sami Khedira Will Be Germany's Surprise Weapon at the World Cup

    After spending much of the last six months sidelined with a knee injury, Sami Khedira faced an uphill battle to simply even make Germany’s provisional World Cup squad...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 4 months ago 7,204 reads 44 comments

  10. Arsenal Midfielder Mesut Ozil's Top 6 Germany Moments

    Would it be fair to say that to a certain extent we've all overlooked Arsenal 's Mesut Ozil ahead of this summer's World Cup? When we partner our current fixation with the brilliance ...

    Stefan Bienkowski Written by Stefan Bienkowski about 4 months ago 7,439 reads 4 comments

  11. 6 Arsenal Players Whose Stock Has Fallen in 2014

    The 2013/14 season was a positive step for Arsenal , ending with the confirmation of Champions League football and a long-awaited trophy. However, not every individual has prospered in parallel with the team...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 months ago 19,032 reads 36 comments

  12. Mesut Ozil Is Growing into Dennis Bergkamp Role at Arsenal

    As Mesut Ozil 's mixed first at Arsenal draws to a close, his role in the team is becoming more obvious. The club's record signing is more Dennis Bergkamp than Cesc Fabregas ...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 4 months ago 11,625 reads 19 comments

  13. Mesut Ozil Rates First Season at Arsenal, Talks FA Cup, Germany and World Cup

    As the season draws to a close, and with the world's elite players heading to a World Cup finals in Brazil, Arsenal 's Mesut Ozil has spoken about his first season ...

    Rob Blanchette Written by Rob Blanchette about 4 months ago 10,752 reads 56 comments

  14. Arsenal Move for Javi Martinez Could Be as Big a Transfer Coup as Mesut Ozil

    If Bayern Munich decide they don’t need Javi Martinez, Arsenal should do everything in their power to snap him up. Given his particular collection of attributes, he could be the most important Arsenal signing of the past decade...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 4 months ago 24,408 reads 86 comments

  15. Why Mesut Ozil Is Under Most Pressure for Germany at the World Cup

    Runners-up at Euro 2008, third-place finishers at the 2010 World Cup and semi-finalists at Euro 2012—it’s time for Germany to finally deliver at the forthcoming FIFA World Cup...

    Mark Lovell Written by Mark Lovell about 4 months ago 6,779 reads 11 comments

  16. Is Arsene Wenger Putting Too Much Pressure on Mesut Ozil?

    Arsenal 's record signing, German international midfielder Mesut Ozil , has returned from injury in style in recent weeks—a solid performance in a routine 3-0 away victory ...

    Jack Lusby Written by Jack Lusby about 5 months ago 5,586 reads 16 comments

  17. Why Mesut Ozil Must Build on Return to Form for Arsenal Next Season

    Mesut Ozil ’s dazzling display against Newcastle United offered Arsenal fans hope they will see the best of the German in 2014/15. The Gunners’ record signing has had a mixed campaign...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 months ago 10,818 reads 35 comments

  18. Arsenal Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of April 28

    As the end of the season draws nearer, it's once again time to churn the transfer rumour mill and ponder who Arsenal might sign this summer...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 5 months ago 15,479 reads 12 comments

  19. Complete Analysis of Mesut Ozil's Arsenal Role vs. Germany Role

    Mesut Ozil first shone on the international stage during the 2010 World Cup when, at the age of 21, he was given a central role in Joachim Low's German side...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 5 months ago 11,851 reads 20 comments

  20. 10 Little-Known Facts About Arsenal's Mesut Ozil

    Every little detail of Mesut Ozil's play has been scrutinized since his move to Arsenal last September. Fans have dissected exactly how the German operates on the pitch and have been all too eager to criticize him for mediocre play...

    Charlie Melman Written by Charlie Melman about 5 months ago 28,967 reads 21 comments

  21. What Mesut Ozil's Return Means for Arsenal

    Aaron Ramsey has rightly received a lot of plaudits for the impact he has made since returning from injury. But the return of Mesut Ozil will have a greater impact on how Arsenal finish this season...

    James Dudko Written by James Dudko about 5 months ago 14,509 reads 64 comments

  22. How Arsenal Will Line Up Against Hull City

    Arsenal travel to Hull for what looks, on paper, like a dress rehearsal for May’s FA Cup. However, in reality it’ll probably be a very different affair...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 months ago 6,167 reads 0 comments

  23. Arsene Wenger Right to Believe Mesut Ozil Can Be League's Best Next Season

    Arsenal 's 2013-14 season has entirely collapsed over the past two months or so, with a succession of heavy defeats to top-four rivals ending their Premier League title ambitions and also suffering elimination from the Champions League...

    Karl Matchett Written by Karl Matchett about 5 months ago 10,184 reads 40 comments

  24. Mesut Ozil Set for Arsenal Return, but Has Record Signing Been Missed?

    After Everton 's surprise defeat at home to Crystal Palace , Arsenal have received more good news: Mesut Ozil is back...

    James McNicholas Written by James McNicholas about 5 months ago 14,862 reads 72 comments

  25. Hull vs. Arsenal: Arsene Wenger Tips Mesut Ozil for Player of Season in Presser

    Arsene Wenger believes Mesut Ozil will be among the Premier League's Player of the Season candidates next year. The Gunners' boss, speaking ahead of his side's crucial Premier League trip to Hull, suggested that the £42...

    Nick Akerman Written by Nick Akerman about 5 months ago 13,867 reads 16 comments