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Arsenal to re-open talks with Mesut Ozil over ripping up his £350,000-per-week contract

Arsenal to re-open talks with Mesut Ozil over ripping up his £350,000-per-week contract before the January transfer window but German is holding out for almost all his remaining £13m

  • Arsenal will re-open talks with Mesut Ozil about terminating his contract early
  • The Gunners want rid of the German midfielder, who earns £350,000-per-week
  • Arsenal approached Ozil over the past fortnight but attempts were unsuccessful
  • The 31-year-old is said to want virtually all the remaining £13m on his deal paid

Arsenal are to re-open talks with Mesut Ozil ahead of the January transfer window over ending his £350,000-per-week contract early.

The Gunners, it is understood, approached Ozil about reaching a settlement agreement for the final nine months of his contract over the past fortnight but the attempts proved unsuccessful.

Ozil is said to want virtually all the remaining £13million on his deal.

Arsenal will re-open talks with Mesut Ozil over ending his £350,000-per-week deal early

Ozil is currently frozen out of manager Mikel Arteta's plans and is yet to play this season

Ozil is currently frozen out of manager Mikel Arteta’s plans and is yet to…