Paris Saint-Germain new boy Julian Draxler is already trying to recruit his fellow compatriots for the Ligue 1 outfit, expressing his wish for fellow Germany international Mesut Ozil to join him in Paris.
The former Wolfsburg ace moved to PSG this January and has hit the ground running after a difficult end to his time in Germany.
The attacker excelled at the Euro’s with Die Mannschaft, and has always flirted with the prospect of joining Arsenal over the years. A move never came to fruition, but Draxler still holds hopes he could be united with compatriot Ozil at club level – by the No10 joining him in Paris.
“There is one fellow Germany international I would like to see here: Mesut Ozil,” Draxler told BeIN Sports France
Ozil’s future is well up in the air this summer especially with Barcelona reportedly expressing interest as well – hardly surprising considering he is one of the most valuable midfielders in world football.
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Just one year will be left on his deal come the end of the season, and considering Arsenal have failed to sustain anything that resembles a title challenge yet again, you have to worry links with Barcelona or PSG will make it even more difficult to keep Mesut Ozil this summer.
A move to PSG is something that does seem plausible, a top club with Champions League ambitions, he’ll play every week. At Barcelona he will struggle with the rigidity and competition. Ozil is a player who thrives with confidence and flexibility in his role. Although there is no concrete interest from PSG, it’s only a matter of time.
A challenging few months lay ahead.