Arsenal trio Mesut Ozil, Per Mertesacker and Lukas Podolski have been crowned world champions with Germany in the World Cup in Brazil.
It was a disappointing night for all of Brazil in midweek as the hosts crashed out of the World Cup in their devastating 7-1 defeat to Germany in the semi-finals.
Germany take on Portugal this evening in Brazil for both European giants’ opening clash of the World Cup but who makes the combined starting XI? One Arsenal star is the sole Premier League representative.
Arsenal are heavily linked this week with Germany starlet Julian Draxler but the Gunners could save themselves a few bob…
Schalke and Germany starlet Julian Draxler has been giving Premier League clubs mixed massages over the international break.
Brazil legend Zico believes Arsenal and Germany star Mesut Ozil can challenge for the Ballon d’Or.
Arsenal signed Mesut Ozil on deadline day this summer for £42.5 million, smashing their transfer record and deviating from their ‘grow your own’ talent development policy.
According to reports, Tottenham Hotspur ‘could allow’ midfielder Lewis Holtby to leave White Hart Lane in January.
The World Cup in Brazil is still one year away but it will likely be at the forefront of the minds of players as they consider their options in this summer’s transfer market.