Whilst the club down the roads (ahem, Sp*rs)… broke their record transfer fee 3 times, in typical Arsenal style, we’ve smashed ours by three times! When you think about the fees that are being paid now… £86m for Bale, £30m+ for Willian, £30m for Lamela, £30m for Fellaini……… Mr Ozil looks like good value at £42m.
Personally, I never thought I’d see us spend that much money on one player, but times have changed and we’re back in the big league. Ozil is truly world class and astonishing that Real Madrid let go of him.
Jose Mourinho, had this to say about Ozil when he was manager :
“He is the best number 10 in the world. Everyone loves him and sees a bit of Luis