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Arsene Wenger believe Mesut Ozil will sign a new contract worth £180,000 a week this summer, according to football insider sources.
The German midfielder has been linked with a move back to La Liga but a well-placed source have told football insider that negotiations between the club and the player are going smoothly with the player set to sign a new deal until 2021. The report claims the club has been working on the deal for many months.
Ozil has been one of the Gunners best players this season with the German international raking up to 18 assists this term alone but the recent speculations linking the midfielder with Barcelona and even Fenerbahce would have got every Arsenal fan worried but the midfielder himself has moved to calm down those fears insisting he is happy at the Emirates.
When asked about a possible departure this summer, Ozil was quick to say he is happy at the moment.
‘I still have two more years after this season, I feel… as I have said that in the past, I feel really good,’ said Ozil.
‘My team mates are great, the city is great, but as said, you can never tell what will happen in football.
‘But I have two more years after this season, and yes… as I said before, I am very happy here.’