William Saliba and Mesut Ozil have been left out of Arsenal’s Europa League squad (Picture: Getty)
Arsenal have announced their squad for this season’s Europa League and there’s no place for Mesut Ozil or William Saliba in Mikel Arteta’s 24-man party.
Ozil, 31, has been frozen out of Arsenal’s first-team since football returned in July and has not featured this term, despite being the club’s top earner on eye-watering wages of £350,000-a-week.
The Gunners were looking to offload Ozil during the summer transfer window but were unable to find a suitable loan or a buyer before Monday’s deadline and the German midfielder will remain in north London for the time being.
Arsenal's Europa League squad
Goalkeepers: Bernd Leno, Runar Runarsson, Matt Macey, James Hillson, Dejan Iliev
Defenders: Hector Bellerin, Gabriel, Rob Holding, Cedric Soares, Shkodran Mustafi, Calum Chambers, Pablo Mari, David Luiz, Sead Kolasinac, Kieran Tierney
Midfielders: Dani Ceballos, Willian, Ainsley Maitland-Niles, Thomas Partey, Mohamed Elneny, Granit Xhaka
Forwards: Alexandre Lacazette, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Nicolas Pepe
Ozil is yet to feature for the Gunners…