Scout reports in 2010 spotted problems with the Germany international's mentality and work-rate and persuaded Arsene Wenger not to sign him despite a fine World Cup
They said the same about Pires in his first season for Arsenal. He was a disaster. He turned out to be one of Arsenals best.
IMO Wegner is overplaying him, he would usually play 80 mins tops at Real Madrid, he is being run down at Arsenal. Ozil isn't a player to be in the spotlight he is supporting cast.
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