Today's Top Words:
arsenal league europa but from season ramsey against p last emery win up could three
Mesut Ozil sends message to Arsenal fans after Unai Emery axed him from Europa League squad

Below is a summary of the full article. Click here for the full version or go back to Arsenal Live

Mesut Ozil trained with Arsenal but will not play against BATE Borisov (Getty Images)

Mesut Ozil appears to be in high spirits after being dropped by Unai Emery for Arsenal’s Europa League clash against BATE Borisov on Thursday evening.

The midfielder has played just 102 minutes of football this year and missed Arsenal’s win over Huddersfield Town on Saturday due to an illness.

Ozil recovered enough to take part in training on Wednesday but Emery insists the 30-year-old, who is the club’s top earner on £350,000 a week, is not fit enough to take part in Thursday’s Europa League tie and did not travel with the team to Belarus.

‘We are here with the players who I think are OK to play,’ Emery said before the team flew out to Belarus on Wednesday.

‘The players not in the squad is because Ramsey has not trained with us, Sokratis has started to train but not enough, Mesut is the same.’

View this post on Instagram

Today's winning team ???? Training fun ??#teamspirit #WeAreTheArsenal #YaGunnersYa #COYG #M1Ö @Arsenal

A post shared by Mesut Özil (@m10_official) on Feb 13, 2019 at 9:52am PST

More: Football

VIDEO: Neymar goes wild celebrating PSG's goals against Man Utd

Why Mauro Icardi was stripped of Inter captaincy

Arsene Wenger details the major error Jose Mourinho made in how he managed Paul Pogba

Advertisement Advertisement

But in a message to supporters after the training session, Ozil indicated that he was feeling no ill-effects after missing the game against Huddersfield with a picture of himself celebrating with Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang and Alex Iwobi.

After Arsenal play BATE Borisov on Thursday evening, Emery’s side are not in action again until the following Thursday for the return leg at the Emirates Stadium.

More: Arsenal FC

Unai Emery explains why he left Mesut Ozil out of his Europa League squad for BATE match

Mesut Ozil not with Arsenal squad at airport ahead of Europa League clash

Arsenal target picks Spurs move in possible cash plus players deal

Advertisement Advertisement Share this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy linkShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitter MoreArsenal FCEuropa LeagueMesut OzilPremier LeagueUnai EmeryRose McGowan has 'dated women before' but hid sexuality in fear of losing workThe story of how we destroyed our world with plastic – and how to fix itRose McGowan gives sweet insight into romance with non-binary model Rain Dove11 little changes that can totally alter every room in your home View article comments »

For more news relating to Spurs, visit our sister site Spurs Live.
Click to visit Metro | Click to return to Arsenal Live
Share Arsenal Live

Dont Buy The Sun

rss icon

Arsenal News - Chelsea News - Everton News - Liverpool FC News - Man City News - Manchester United News - Newcastle News - Spurs News - West Ham News - Celtic News - Rangers News - < - Contact

©2018 Arsenal Live.

Valid XHTML 1.0 StrictDont Buy The Sun [Valid RSS]