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Ozil, benched

Posted Monday, September 02, 2013 by Marca.com287 hits

When the Real Madrid Athletic game kicked off, Mesut Özil was sat in his team's dugout. And there he stayed for the whole match. The German didn't play a single minute against the Basque team, which for many came as a surprise after being a starter for the previous two league games against Betis and Granada. During the Granada match, Özil was taken off in the 64th minute, being repl...Full Story »

Ozil happy at Real despite English interest

Posted Thursday, August 29, 2013 by Foxsports.com224 hits

Real Madrid playmaker Mesut Ozil has shot down speculation linking him with a move away from the Spanish giants. The Germany international has been a reported target for Barclays Premier League clubs Manchester United and Arsenal this summer, while his position in the Madrid line-up appeared under threat after attacking midfielder Isco's arrival from Malaga. However, Ozil would appear to be ...Full Story »

Ozil: "Real Madrid must keep Cristiano Ronaldo"

Posted Friday, August 02, 2013 by Marca.com251 hits

Cristiano Ronaldo has consistently been linked with a move back to Manchester United - but Real Madrid star Mesut Özil insists his club must hold onto the player if it is to challenge at the very top. Mesut Özil believes Cristiano Ronaldo can fire Real Madrid to glory and delights Ronaldo is staying at the club. "Ronaldo is very important to the team, just look at all the goals he h...Full Story »

Ozil reveals new Madrid tactics

Posted Friday, July 26, 2013 by Goal.com466 hits

The midfielder says Carlo Ancelotti will be changing things up, Karim Benzema praises Zinedine Zidane's coaching and Alvaro Morata wants to emulate Raul Mesut Ozil has revealed the tactics Real Madrid will be focused on under new coach Carlo Ancelotti. Jose Mourinho crafted a team that was destructive on the counterattack and clinical with possession, but the German midfielder - who wants to...Full Story »

Ozil negotiating a contract extension

Posted Tuesday, July 16, 2013 by Marca.com152 hits

Mesut Özil is a player in demand and Real Madrid knows is. For that reason, the club and his father, who is also his agent, are currently discussing a possible extension to his contract. FIFA agent, François Gallardo, revealed only a few days ago on TV programme 'Punto Pelota' that a club from the Premier League was willing to pay €35 million for the player. That story appeared ...Full Story »

Ozil: Only Ronaldo is worthy of Ballon d'Or

Posted Thursday, June 06, 2013 by Foxsports.com462 hits

Mesut Ozil believes his Real Madrid team mate Cristiano Ronaldo is clearly the favourite for the Ballon d'Or. The Ballon d'Or awards are given out in January, but the debate on the candidates has already begun with the conclusion of the season. Bayern Munich coach Jupp Heynckes has claimed that the nominees will come from the Bundesliga given that both Champions League finalists were from Ger...Full Story »

Ozil brace boost Madrid

Posted Sunday, April 21, 2013 by skysports.com94 hits

Mesut Ozil celebrates his second goal Mesut Ozil scored twice to ensure Real Madrid will go into their Champions League semi-final clash with Borussia Dortmund on the back of a Primera Division win. Germany international Ozil broke the deadlock against Real Betis on the stroke of half-time and then wrapped up the scoring with his second right at the end. In between those two strikes, Karim Be...Full Story »

Ozil: We do not revolve around Ronaldo

Posted Wednesday, January 30, 2013 by Foxsports.com302 hits

Real Madrid midfielder Mesut Ozil insists that they are not a one-man team ahead of the Clasico match against Barcelona. Ronaldo has highlighted his importance to Real after scoring 46 goals last season to fire them to the league title and he has continued in the same vein this season with 21 goals in 20 games so far. Ozil recognised that the Portuguese has been key to Real Madrid's game, but...Full Story »

Ozil: "I would like to end my career at Real Madrid"

Posted Monday, January 21, 2013 by Marca.com117 hits

Mesut Ozil gave a juicy interview in the German Bild newspaper saying that he wants to retire at Real Madrid. "Madrid is a fantastic city, I'm really happy here. I know the club has great confidence in me and I have many friends here like Sergio Ramos and Benzema. I want to play here for many more years yet. I'd like to end my career at Real Madrid" he said. The German says there aren't as ma...Full Story »

Ozil: Win keeps us on track for title fight

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2012 by ESPN103 hits

Real Madrid midfielder Mesut Ozil highlighted the importance of his side's 3-2 comeback win over Real Valladolid in their quest for the La Liga title. Los Blancos needed to dig deep in order to pick up a crucial three points at Valladolid, with a Karim Benzema goal and a brace from Ozil enough to overcome the Pucela, who went ahead twice in the game through Manucho. With the win, Real have m...Full Story »

Valladolid 2-3 Real Madrid: Outstanding Ozil spares Blancos' blushes

Posted Sunday, December 09, 2012 by Goal.com76 hits

The Germany international scored two goals of immense quality to help inspire the reigning champions back from the dead against Miroslav Djukic's positive side Real Madrid twice came from behind to emerge 3-2 winners over an impressive Valladolid side at the Zorilla stadium on Saturday evening. Some sloppy defending typified the early exchanges, with Manucho putting the hosts ahead early on ...Full Story »

Valladolid 2 : 3 Real Madrid - Ozil at the double to spare Real

Posted Saturday, December 08, 2012 by PA25 hits

Mesut Ozil's brace was decisive as Real Madrid twice came from behind to win at Valladolid. Manucho twice put the hosts ahead from corners, but Madrid equalised through first Karim Benzema and then, on the stroke of half-time, Ozil. The German then curled home a sublime second-half free-kick, his fifth goal in seven games, to seal the points. Cristiano Ronaldo fired over from long range in th...Full Story »

Mesut Ozil hits back at 'unfair' criticism

Posted Tuesday, December 04, 2012 by Goal.com320 hits

The Germany international feels he deserves more credit from fans and the media, and is confident that Real Madrid will bounce back from their disappointing start Mesut Ozil feels that he is being unfairly criticised this term and has stressed that he cannot be held solely responsible for the club's disappointing results so far this term. The Santiago Bernabeu side trail arch-rivals Barcelon...Full Story »

Ozil hits back at 'unfair' criticism

Posted Monday, December 03, 2012 by YAHOO Sport72 hits

Mesut Ozil feels that he is being unfairly criticized this term and has stressed that he cannot be held solely responsible for the club's disappointing results so far this term. The Santiago Bernabeu side trails archrival Barcelona by 11 points in the Liga table, and Ozil's relatively poor form seen by many as one of the reasons for Blancos' struggles in the opening months of the 2012-13 campai...Full Story »

Ozil: Real Madrid are back on track

Posted Wednesday, November 07, 2012 by Goal.com124 hits

The Germany international has stated that los Blancos have left their early struggles behind, and is confident Madrid can beat Borussia Dortmund Mesut Ozil has claimed that Real Madrid are back to their best again after they struggled to find their top form in the opening weeks of the 2012-13 campaign. The Santiago Bernabeu side failed to beat Valencia, Getafe and Sevilla early this season, ...Full Story »

Real Madrid 2-2 Borussia Dortmund: Ozil denies German champions from securing famous double

Posted Wednesday, November 07, 2012 by Goal.com168 hits

A thrilling contest from start to finish saw Los Blancos steal a point at the death after being frustrated by the visitors for long spells throughout the match Real Madrid left it late to secure a 2-2 draw against Borussia Dortmund in a pulsating Champions League clash at Santiago Bernabeu on Tuesday. A display of defensive diligence and deadly counterattacking seemed set to send the German...Full Story »

Ozil rescues Real

Posted Tuesday, November 06, 2012 by PA22 hits

Mesut Ozil's 89th-minute free-kick rescued a point for Real Madrid from a pulsating 2-2 draw with Borussia Dortmund to keep both sides on course to qualify from Champions League Group D.Marco Reus had deservedly put the German champions in front after 28 minutes with a spectacular volley from Robert Lewandowski's knockdown but Pepe levelled for the hosts six minutes later with a bullet header f...Full Story »

Real Madrid midfielder Ozil slams rumors about his social life

Posted Thursday, September 27, 2012 by YAHOO Sport136 hits

Real Madrid star Mesut Ozil has insisted that rumors claiming his extravagant social life is affecting his performances on the pitch are completely false. Reports have suggested that Jose Mourinho is becoming concerned by the 23-year-old's behavior away from the pitch, with reports on Spanish TV show Futboleros suggesting that the player's active social life has been causing problems over the p...Full Story »

Ozil ready to be 'important' part of Real Madrid's season

Posted Monday, September 10, 2012 by YAHOO Sport42 hits

Real Madrid midfielder Mesut Ozil believes he can still be integral to success at Santiago Bernabeu this season. The German playmaker wants to play a starring role, despite the continued form of Cristiano Ronaldo and summer recruitment of Luka Modric making competition for places fiercer than ever. Ozil, who scored two goals against the Faroe Islands in his nation's opening 2014 World Cup qual...Full Story »

Ozil targets Champions League success with Real Madrid

Posted Sunday, August 19, 2012 by YAHOO Sport46 hits

Real Madrid midfielder Mesut Ozil has pinpointed the Champions League as his main objective for the upcoming season. The 23-year-old playmaker has become an important part of Los Blancos since moving from Werder Bremen in 2010, and has declared his team's desire to emerge victorious in all competitions. “The objective at Madrid is always the same: to collect every trophy possible," he to...Full Story »

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