German wonderkid fancies Stamford Bridge or Old Trafford move

Published Add your comment

Germany sensation Mesut Ozil has admitted he fancies a move to the Premier League and will have plenty of suitors, according to reports.

Arsenal, Chelsea and Manchester United have joined Barcelona in the race for the Werder Bremen starlet.

Ozil has been one of the stand out players at the World Cup and helped mastermind Germany’s 4-1 victory over England.

Ozil’s contract has just one year to run and Spanish newspaper El Mundo Deportivo has claimed the midfielder has repeatedly rejected offers of a new deal.

Ozil said: “To the top players, the Premier League is attractive. You look at what Manchester United and Chelsea have achieved over the last five years and you see it would be easy to be successful at two clubs like that.

“I see what Michael Ballack achieved at Chelsea and the quality of players he played with and the temptation becomes obvious.

“Trophies are what matters to me. There are two teams in England always at the top and of course that's attractive.”

Barcelona had previously been in pole position to land Ozil and were planning on sending former Arsenal midfielder Alexander Hleb back to Germany as part of the deal.

Now, though, the Premier League is looking the most likely destination for Ozil and Ballack could put in a good word on behalf of the Premier League champions as they go in search of Joe Cole’s replacement.

Do YOU want to write for GiveMeSport? Get started today by signing-up and submitting an article HERE:

Premier League
Manchester United

Article Comments

Report author of article

Please let us know if you believe this article is in violation of our editorial policy, please only report articles for one of the following reasons.

Report author


This article has been written by a member of the GiveMeSport Writing Academy and does not represent the views of or SportsNewMedia. The views and opinions expressed are solely that of the author credited at the top of this article. and SportsNewMedia do not take any responsibility for the content of its contributors.

Want more content like this?

Like our GiveMeSport Facebook Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to Facebook, don't ask me again

Follow GiveMeSport on Twitter and you will get this directly to you.

Already Following, don't ask me again

Like our GiveMeSport Page and you will get this directly to you.

Already Subscribed to G+, don't ask me again