Barcelona ace Lionel Messi has paid tribute to Premier League stars Mesut Ozil and Robin van Persie. Messi picked out Arsenal midfielder Ozil and Manchester United striker Robin van Persie as two players he enjoys watching.

"Ozil is Germany's undisputed star. He's top class and incredibly creative," he told De Telegraaf.

"Van Persie is a very complete player. He is an all-round attacker who can score loads of goals."

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