COMMENT: Mesut Ozil leaves Arsenal with a sense of missed opportunities and regrets… we ought to be sorry to lose him in the Premier League
- Mesut Ozil waved goodbye to Arsenal on Saturday after terminating his contract
- Ozil helped the Gunners to three FA Cups since arriving at London in 2013
- The German had a special relationship with former Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger
- The Premier League will miss Ozil when he moves abroad in the coming weeks
After eight years without a trophy and limited spending power, it was a sign that Arsenal were back in the big league.
To some extent they were. The FA Cup followed that season, though Ozil had been substituted in extra time when Aaron Ramsey scored the winning goal. He helped them defend the FA Cup in 2015 and win it again in 2017.
Mesut Ozil waved goodbye to Arsenal on Saturday, agreeing a termination of his contract