Leno has hailed the passing ability of the German attacking midfielder, and has said that fans do not always notice how he brings his teammates into good positions.
“Of course, in the last time he didn’t make too many assists but when you see how many chances he creates, he is maybe playing the one pass before the assist.
“He brings his team-mates into good positions and many people, they don’t see this.
“But when you see him every day in training and also on the pitch, you can feel how important he is and how important his passing is for the team.”
Ozil has made 18 appearances in the Premier League for Arsenal so far this season, scoring one goal and providing two assists in the process, according to WhoScored.
The former Real Madrid star has also played two Europa League matches for the Gunners this campaign, according to WhoScored.
During the 2018-19 campaign, the German made 20 starts and four substitute appearances in the league for the Gunners, scoring five goals and providing two assists in the process, according to WhoScored.
Ozil also made eight starts and two substitute appearances in the Europa League for Arsenal, scoring one goal and providing one assist in the process, according to WhoScored.
Football in England is suspended at the moment due to the global health crisis, and if and when the season gets back underway, Mikel Arteta’s side will be looking to finish in the top four of the Premier League table.