Mesut Ozil’s signing at Arsenal has proven to be a turning point for the club. Despite the obvious frustrations and calls for a change of management, the club’s hierarchy have come good following early promises and delivered one of the most ground-breaking signings in English football.
The mood has changed dramatically at the club. There is a new level of hope for supporters, and one that is tangible rather than just based on the foundation of blind support. Shirt sales are going through the roof and there is a genuine excitement to be at the Emirates now.
It’s all evidence as to what can happen when a club makes a signing of this stature, especially during a notably low point in its history.
With that in mind, here are the pros and pros (not a typo) of Ozil’s signing at Arsenal.