Mesut Ozil has ended months of speculation over his future by signing a three and half year contract keeping him at Arsenal till summer of 2021.
The new deal makes him the highes paid player in the club’s history, earning 350,000 per week before tax. The deal was completed this morning according to reports.
Ozil would have been a free agent at the end of the season but after lenghty negotiations an agree was reached last weekend and he put pen to paper on Wednesday morning.
The new deal will see Ozil stay at Arsenal stretch toeight years since he joined the club from Real Madrid in the summer of 2013.
The German has 36 goals in 142 goals for the Gunners and is their best creator in terms of goal scoring chances.