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The Germany international’s deal was set to expire at the end of the season. He had been linked with a possible move to Manchester United to reunite with former Real Madrid boss Jose Mourinho.
The 29-year-old has committed his future to the Emirates Stadium. The exact length of his new deal has not been publicised by the Gunners.
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) February 1, 2018
“We’re delighted to announce that Mesut Ozil has signed a new long-term contract with us,” the club confirmed via their official website.
“Congratulations Mesut – here’s to many more years of success.”
Writing on his official Instagram page, Ozil said: “It’s been one of the most important decisions of my footballing career and that’s why I had to think hard and talk with everyone who’s important to me…
“Good things take time! In the end I let my heart decide.”