Ozil to miss Huddersfield – Wenger

first_imgArsenal Ozil to miss Arsenal’s midweek Huddersfield match Matt Dorman Last updated 1 year ago 04:07 11/27/17 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(1) mesutozil - cropped Getty Images Arsenal Premier League Burnley v Arsenal Burnley Mesut Özil The Germany international is unlikely to feature on Wednesday after coming down with a mystery ailment prior to Arsenal’s weekend clash Arsene Wenger expects Mesut Ozil to miss Arsenal’s midweek clash with Huddersfield Town despite not being sure on the illness that sidelined his playmaker at Burnley.Ozil, who has recently been linked with a move to Barcelona, travelled to Lancashire ahead of Sunday’s dramatic 1-0 win but was ruled out of contention on matchday and returned to London.Huddersfield +2 13/10 v Arsenal Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player Arsenal clearly missed the Germany international as they battled to break down Sean Dyche’s side until a stoppage time penalty from Alexis Sanchez settled the contest.And the Gunners will likely have to make do without Ozil’s services at Emirates Stadium on Wednesday.”I don’t know [what the illness is], I haven’t seen him,” Wenger said at his post-match press conference.THIS is what it means#WeAreTheArsenal  pic.twitter.com/TveTDpOfB5— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) November 26, 2017″The doctor came to see me and said he had to travel back home. He was in the hotel with us.”Certainly he will be short for Wednesday. We will see what it is exactly.”Arsenal’s win at Turf Moor – their third successive 1-0 victory away to Burnley – meant they leapfrogged rivals Tottenham into fourth on the Premier League table. Check out Goal’s Premier League 2019-20 fantasy football podcast for game tips, debate and rivalries.last_img

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