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Mesut Ozil

Mesut Ozil’s profile picture
Net worth 2018: $50 Million
Industry: Sportspersons
Residence: Gelsenkirchen, Germany
Country: German
BirthDay: 15 October 1988
Sigh: Scorpio
Height: 1.8 m

Mesut Ozil was bornon 15 October 1988 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany, German, is Footballer. Mesut Ozil is a renowned German footballer who shot to fame when he was selected as one of the nominees for the ‘Golden Ball Award’ in FIFA World Cup 2010. Mesut also earned acclaim and commendation from all quarters for playing a key role in the final fixture of the 2014 FIFA World Cup in which Germany became the world champions after trouncing Argentina. Ozil, who has been part of the German national squad since 2009 presently plays for Arsenal, an English football club. His professional career began to take root when he was picked up as one of team members to represent-‘Schalke’—his native club—in the 2006 edition of Bundesliga, the German national league. After his scintillating performance in the FIFA World Cup 2010 held in South Africa, he was roped in by the celebrated Spanish soccer club Real Madrid to represent the side in club championships. However, in 2013, he was transferred to Arsenal for a whopping fee of £42.5 million. Mesut who plays as a midfielder is noted for his aggressive playing style, and numerous footballers and coaches has seen in him shades of Zinedine Zidane, the legendary French footballer.


$50 Million


Mesut scored his initial goal in the 2015-16 Season against Manchester United which Arsenal went on to win by 3-0


Ozil scored 5 goals and helped set up 7 goals in the 31 fixtures that he played for Arsenal during the 2014-15 Season


Ozil began dating Mandy Capristo, a singer by profession, from 2013 but their relationship came to an end in 2014 after it was reported that he was seeing another woman


For the 2012-13 Season Mesut yet again demonstrated his playmaking ability on several occasions, especially assisting his teammate Christian Ronaldo to score goals


With a total of 17 assists, Ozil was yet again placed at the top of the assists chart of La Liga in the 2011-12 Season


Ozil also played his first Champions League match for the illustrious Spanish club on 15 September 2010, in which he assisted Gonzalo Higuain in scoring a goal against Ajax


Mesut loomed large on Werder Bremen in the 2009-2010 Bundesliga Season as an influential playmaker setting up numerous goals for his team


On 26 April 2008 Ozil scored his first goal in a Bundesliga match against Karlsruher SC that enabled Werder Bremen to win the contest 2-1


Ozil made it to the Schalke 04’s youth academy in the year 2005


Mesut Ozil was born on 15 October 1988, in Gelsenkirchen, a city in the North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany


The La Liga title was claimed by Real Madrid which was the club’s 32nd and Mesut had a significant role to play in it


His 3rd season with Arsenal came to a close with 20 assists and 8 goals which earned him the award for being the ‘Arsenal Player of the Season’

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