[202] He then retired from the team as a form of protest against members within the Federation in which he perceived had "racially discriminative backgrounds". 26 def. He works very hard to adapt to the physical level of the Premier League and for me he is an exceptional player. [254] The relationship ended in 2014, following reports of Özil being involved with another woman. [145] As a result, he registered one of his worst statistical campaigns as an Arsenal player, netting six goals and providing four assists. [275] He has appeared in commercials for Adidas Predator boots with other star players such as Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale, Thomas Müller and James Rodríguez. FIFA 17. [104] For his performances, he was awarded the club's Player of the Month award for the month of October. He scored his first goal for the senior team in his third appearance, another friendly, against South Africa on 5 September in Leverkusen at the BayArena. [189], Özil was selected by manager Joachim Löw in Germany's final 23-man squad for the 2018 FIFA World Cup. Özil was born in Gelsenkirchen, North Rhine-Westphalia. [88][89], On 24 January 2016, Özil played his 100th game for the Gunners in a 1–0 home defeat against Chelsea in the Premier League. FIFA 21 Arsenal Best Eleven. The prospect of performing at the Bernabéu is so awesome you jump straight in. [17] The transfer fee is believed to have been in the region of €15 million. "[249] He observes fasting during the Islamic month of Ramadan, but he has admitted that: "Because of my job I cannot follow Ramadan properly. Changelog . [203] Following the announcement of his retirement, Özil drew support and criticism from the public, former players, and managers; former teammate Per Mertesacker notably came out in support. José Mourinho, who coached Özil for a time at Real Madrid said, "Özil is unique. [246] However, there are sources that claim Özil's ancestors are ethnic Kurds. 281 posts Sunday League Hero. [65] On 20 September, Özil opened the scoring and assisted Danny Welbeck in a 3–0 victory against Aston Villa at Villa Park. [163][164], Eligible to play for either Germany[14] or Turkey,[165] Özil chose to play for his country of birth. The stats on his Arsenal role and record", "Mesut Ozil is the assist king, Jamie Vardy deserves England start, Manchester United not creating chances – five things we learnt from the Premier League", "Arsenal star Mesut Ozil on course to smash Thierry Henry's Premier League record", "2.71 – Mesut Özil has the best games/assist rate in @PremierLeague history – average one every 2.71 matches. fifa 19. Comments. While there are many formations of midfield to play, it's an essential piece in finding a successful lineup to guide you to victory. Height 180 cm 5'11" Weight 71 kg 157 lbs. [81] Özil was named man of the match in a 3–0 win at Watford's Vicarage Road on 17 October, supplying assists for Sánchez and Olivier Giroud. And nothing is cheaper than free, especially for signing a world-class player. [182] After the trophy was presented to the Germany team, UEFA President Michel Platini asked Özil for his match shirt as a souvenir, and Özil obliged. [190] Despite the national team heavily under-performing as defending champions by being eliminated in the group stages, Özil featured in two of the country's three games, and averaged more chances created per 90 minutes (5.5) than any other player in the competition. [25], He finished the season with 25 assists, the highest for any player in any major European competition that season. [92] He then ended the Gunners' barren goal-scoring run in the Premier League with the opener against AFC Bournemouth in a 2–0 away win on 7 February. [161][162][271] Arsenal later released a statement distancing itself from the comments. Fifa_Hawk_85. How do I change my password on SoFIFA? [251] During a Europa League match in 2018 against Atlético Madrid, an Atlético fan threw a piece of bread at Özil while he was preparing to take a corner. October 16, 2020 2:03AM. FIFA 21 Career Mode Contract Expiry Players - Pre-Contract Free Signings. 6. Mesut Özil on FIFA 20. "[61], Özil played all three of Arsenal's remaining fixtures during the last month of his debut season in England. [98][99], Özil missed Arsenal's opening day defeat to Liverpool, after his excursions at UEFA Euro 2016 meant he was not match-fit. "[250] In May 2016, he performed Umrah pilgrimage to Mecca. He started all seven of Germany's 2014 FIFA World Cup games, and helped Germany make history by becoming the first European team to win the World Cup in South America. 84 Özil cam 70 pac. [148] He was controversially left out of the following Premier League games against Aston Villa and Manchester United, and registered his second appearance of the season in an EFL Cup tie against Nottingham Forest, where he again failed to complete 90 minutes. Like (2) Dislike (0) Mesut Özil 81 81. In his second season, Bremen finished a respectable third, with Özil contributing 9 goals and 17 assists in 31 league fixture appearances. [26][27], Özil began wearing the number 10 shirt for Real Madrid in 2011–12, signalling manager José Mourinho's intent to use the German international as his main playmaker. [16] There were reports claiming that a deal was struck for a transfer to Barcelona, but Werder Bremen denied the reports and on 17 August 2010, the team announced that they had reached an agreement with Real Madrid for Özil's transfer. [100] His second arrived just under a month later, netting a controlled volley in a 3–0 home win against Chelsea. Mesut Özil is a German professional football player who mainly plays at Center Attacking Midfielder position for Arsenal at the Premier League in England. Renowned for his technical skills and creativity, Özil has also received praise for his agility, finesse, and versatility as an attacking midfielder. All release times are indicated in the UK time zone. [citation needed], In 2005, Özil moved to the youth system of Schalke 04. "[45], On 8 March, Özil scored his first goal of 2014 in a 4–1 FA Cup quarter-final win over Everton. English striker Wayne Rooney was one of the many admirers Özil had garnered with his performances in the World Cup, and had even asked Manchester United manager Sir Alex Ferguson to sign the German playmaker. Formation: 5-3-2. 0. However, soon after declining an offer from Schalke 04, claiming that a yearly salary of €1.5 million would not be enough, he eventually fell out with club management and moved on to Werder Bremen in January 2008. In … [208][209] During the 2010 FIFA World Cup, he was also deployed in a new role which was later described as a false-10 or central winger, due to his tendency to drift from the centre into a wide position when in possession of the ball;[210][211] he has also been deployed in a more advanced role, where he usually functions as a second striker, as he often drops into deeper positions, from which he can link the midfield with the attack and initiate passing moves. [citation needed], He returned to fitness to star in a 2–2 draw against Manchester City on 2 April, where he assisted the equaliser. This was Özil's first Bundesliga goal. He was involved in all three goals, with two assists and a free kick which was saved but fell into Aaron Ramsey's path. [20] His jersey numbers were changed often before the season started. He assisted Bastian Schweinsteiger's goal in the 92nd minute. Our Messi is Özil. CR1986 wrote: » Futbol22 wrote: » Nice to see EA can make decent customs when they put the effort in. [238] At Real Madrid, he was supposedly called "Nemo", due to his physical appearance – in reference to the clownfish from the animated film Finding Nemo. [125] It was also reported his salary more than doubled to £350,000 per week, making him the highest-paid player in Arsenal's history. [21], He made his season debut in the Champions League on 15 September. Mesut Özil (born 15 October 1988) is a German professional footballer who plays for English club Arsenal and the German national team.Özil has been a youth national team member since 2006, and a member of the German national team since 2009. [103] On 29 October, he registered his first league assist of the season, after Giroud latched onto a corner to score the club's third in a 1–4 win against Sunderland. FIFA 21. After winning the DFB-Pokal in his first season, his individual performances led to a move to Real Madrid in 2010. [citation needed], Despite this, Özil featured in the 2019 UEFA Europa League Final, where, after Arsenal's defeat, Özil reportedly vocalised his frustration with Emery in front of his teammates,[146] and continued to be linked with a move away from north London.[147]. [40] The transfer makes him the most expensive German football player of all time. On 29 June 2009, Özil was selected the man of the match in a 4–0 win over England during the U-21 European Championship final. aufstellung", "Werder Bremen 0:4 Bayern München: Takt. They are an institution, a club with a fantastic history, stadium and squad full of world-class players. The only objective I need to complete is the Chip Shot one and I have 1/2, but I’ve scored like 8 chip shots and none of them counted and they were all genuine chip shots... Can someone explain? all fifa 21 - fifa 10 cards for mesut Özil fifa 21. He was given the number 26 in the pre-season and 19 for his debut. "[63] Özil completed his maiden season at Arsenal with 13 assists and seven goals in all competitions spanning a course of 40 games. [70] The following week, Özil scored the opening goal in the Gunners' 2–1 North London derby defeat to Tottenham at White Hart Lane. [199][200][201], He later detailed his core issue with the national team stemmed from his interactions with Reinhard Grindel, the DFB president, accusing him of displaying both racism and disrespect on multiple occasions, while also noting similar incidents with other high-profile German nationals, namely Bernd Holzhauer and Werner Steer. Özil FIFA 21 is 31 years old and has 4* skills and 2* weakfoot, and is Left footed. I wouldn't like to put too much pressure on him because he has been a top-class player until now. I pray and my teammates know that they cannot talk to me during this brief period. [7] He played, at youth level, for various clubs in Gelsenkirchen during 1995~2000, before a five-year stint for Rot-Weiss Essen. Consequently, I want to share my thoughts and feelings about what has happened", "Mertesacker springt seinem alten Freund Özil zur Seite", "Ozil provides X-factor threat to England", "Mesut Ozil on the art of being the playmaker", "5 Things Arsenal's Mesut Ozil Does Better Than Andrea Pirlo", "How Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez are taking Arsenal back to the days of Henry and Bergkamp", "Ozil playing as a False 9: Could Germany be a model for Arsenal? In England, Özil won three FA Cups and helped end Arsenal's nine-year trophy drought, while recording the second most assists ever (19) in a Premier League season. 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