£42m signing Mesut Özil’s first press conference as an Arsenal player in full; ‘I am a Gunner’

On Thursday Arsenal unveiled record signing Mesut Özil at a press conference with new boss Arsene Wenger.

Signed from Real Madrid, the star signing had some interesting things to say about his new club and in English proclaimed ‘I am a Gunner’.

To the delight of Arsenal fans he said “Of course [we can challenge for the title]. This is one of the biggest clubs in the world.”

He continued, “I had a very good time in Madrid.. but I have made the next step, I’m in the strongest league in the world.”

The full press conference can be watched below with an Instagram video further below in which he proudly states “I am a Gunner”.

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