Popular for his technical skills and creativity, Ozil has also received praise for his agility, finesse, and versatility as an attacking midfielder.
The 32-year-old ex-Germany international has also been deployed as a wide midfielder in his career.
Ozil has not played for Arsenal in the current season, .
On the comparison between Messi and Ronaldo tagged “The Goat”, he said: Messi has only proved his best in Barcelona, Spain but Ronaldo has proved his best in every club and country he has played.
Ozil said “Messi has proven himself to be one of the best ever in Spain, but Ronaldo was always the best in every country he’s played in!”
Ozil who once said that he will definitely continue his playing career when he leaves Arsenal,
He said: “There are two countries I want to play football in before I retire: Turkey and USA. If I went to Turkey, I could only go to Fenerbahce.
“Fenerbahce is like Real Madrid in Spain. The biggest club in the country.”
Ozil on the GOAT debate:
“Messi has proven himself to be one of the best ever in Spain, but Ronaldo was always the best in every country he’s played in!” 🐐 pic.twitter.com/mSAC04KoIq
— Goal (@goal) January 11, 2021