Arsenal star signing Ozil hails strength of Premier League

Mesut Ozil suggests that the Premier League is the strongest football league in the world.

Mesut Ozil suggests that the Premier League is the strongest football league in the world.

The 24-year old German playmaker, who joined Arsenal from Real Madrid for £42.5million on deadline day, is eagerly anticipating life in England’s top flight in a competition he rates extremely highly.

"I feel confident that our team will reach our goals. We have a very young and capable squad full of players who will grow stronger,” he told Sky Deutschland.

"I feel positive and I say: 'Let's go Gunners'.

"The Premier League is the strongest league in the world and it's a challenge for me as I want to prove myself and prove I'm with the right club - one that supports me and supports the important players in my side.

"I just can't wait and I'm looking forward to it as the fans are very emotional in England - they're crazy about football and I'm looking forward to taking on the league."

 

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