Arsenal midfielder, Mesut Özil, is thought to have been questioned by police over allegations that the car he was driving hit a photographer, reports The Guardian. The alleged incident occurred on Friday night in Highgate, north London.

A Metropolitan police spokesman said: "Police were called at approximately 7.18pm on Friday 21 February to reports of an alleged collision between a vehicle and a member of the public in Sheldon Avenue N6.

"The member of the public, a man in his thirties, sustained minor injuries. Officers have spoken to the driver of the vehicle."

The spokesman said inquiries were continuing and no arrests have been made.

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