Mesut Ozil is an assist machine.
Real Madrid supporters knew this. Arsenal fans are beginning to realise this fact. And Florentino Perez will likely have sleepless nights about the German playmaker in years to come.
Ozil took just 11 minutes to bag his first assist for the Arsenal, setting up Olivier Giroud for the opener at Sunderland.
Arsene Wenger described Mesut Ozil’s first half for Arsenal as “outstanding” and he also looked calm and assured as the Gunners secured the win, before departing on 80 minutes.
Mesut Ozil’s individual highlights v Sunderland are below.