Ozil's father and agent Mustafa has fiercely rejected Perez's allegations and revealed they are prepared to take the matter to court.
"Just because a person earns a lot of money, he is not automatically a man of honour," Ozil senior told BILD. "And Perez is not a man of honour. Mesut has been turned into a scapegoat and I'm the greedy father who has just been waiting for the big-money move. It is a set-up and lousy business. We will legally defend ourselves.
"The people who know me know how professional I am."
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