Ozil puts faith in boss Wenger

Mesut Ozil has complete trust Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger can help make him a better player.

The Gunners’ club-record signing is recovering from a knee injury suffered at the start of October, and is not expected to feature again until early 2015.

Ozil, who helped Germany win the World Cup last summer, has often been criticised for perceived inconsistent displays, with questions raised over whether the former Real Madrid playmaker can cope with the physical demands of the Premier League.

Wenger, however, retains complete faith in the £42.5 million (€50m) midfielder, who is in no doubt he is at the right club and under the right manager to move his game forwards.

Ozil said: “He (Wenger) knows what he wants and I know he can bring me a step forward; he trusts me in that way and I trust him, completely. For a team, it (a trophy) is the biggest thing to get and we got it (last season with the FA Cup), but as a player, there are other things — being the best player in the world, other cups, the Champions League. For now, I am not making any plans for after my career. I am just really happy to be here.”


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