Ozil's contract extension in Arsenal positive so far

Mesut Ozil could be set to STAY at Arsenal…because no club is willing to pay his wage demands – REPORT

Ozil is believed to be keen to secure a significant wage increase with his next contract but there has been no official announcement about his future from either the club or the player.

Mesut Ozil's agent has dropped a big hint that the Arsenal playmaker wants to stay at The Emirates before the end of his contract.

The representative of Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has confirmed the Germany global wishes to remain in the Premier League for the next two or three seasons.

The agent of Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil has declared that his client's ongoing contract negotiations with the Gunners remain "positive", with the club still looking to avoid a situation whereby the World Cup victor can leave as a free agent next summer.

Sogut told Fanatik: "Mesut is glad to hear of Besiktas being interested in him, however, no proposal has reached us".

A number of clubs are said to be monitoring Ozil's situation, including Manchester United and Serie A giants Inter, but Ozil's representative Dr Erkut Sogut insists talks over a new Arsenal deal are progressing well. Our contacts with Arsenal continue and we are going in the positive direction'.

However during the global break he has been able to train in the gym and could be in contention to play against Watford on Saturday.

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