The best Phil Jones - Mesut Ozil jokes on Twitter

Phil Jones And Thierry Henry

Manchester United’s Phil Jones played superbly against Arsenal’s Mesut Ozil last weekend.

Jones was one of the key factors in a United side that edged out the Gunners 1-0 and his defensive performance has been honoured by fans all over the internet and social media site Twitter.

It was a rare match where Ozil was contained well by United, with Jones playing particularly well against him in the first-half as a holding midfielder and in the second-half as a central defender.

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Several fans came up with pictures and jokes relating to the battle between the pair, which have gone viral online. Each glorifies the United man while poking fun at the rare lacklustre performance from Arsenal’s £42.5 million signing.

It was almost certainly a blip as far as Ozil and Arsenal fans will be concerned but that certainly hasn’t stopped United fans making the most of the victory and Jones’ defensive performance as the Premier League breaks for international games.

Here is a selection of the best Phil Jones tributes in terms of how he dealt with Arsenal’s German star.

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