But Ozil performed an impressive performance on the side of Arteta on Sunday despite the defeat at home against Chelsea, leaving the field to a great ovation, and Arteta seemed to reject that Ozil could not cut him into a high-tempo team.
Next up for Arsenal is another tricky clash against Manchester United on New Year's Day as Arteta looks to hoist his new team out of their mid-table slump.
Mesut has been very effective against Chelsea. The structure has to help him for him to take everything that he has inside. At the moment he's the one who could score you a goal though, he's an instinct player, brilliant player for Arsenal he's been.
If I see this attitude, this desire and this understanding of what we are trying to do every day, and if it is in a better time than everyone else, I will choose it.
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"Alone, he can't do it, he needs the collective and the structure around him and his teammates. But if it changes, then he won't play".
Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta believes the polarising figure of Mesut Ozil can be key in resurrecting the club's season, but the German star cannot do it on his own.
Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has stated that he has, in fact, an emotional reason because of which he is interested in a possible move to Real Madrid at some point in his career.
However, former Manchester City assistant Arteta confirmed the 27-year-old midfielder, who is said to be a target for a host of European clubs, was absent due to illness and not because of an impending transfer.
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Meanwhile, Arsenal are now occupying 12th position on the Premier League standings with 24 points after 20 games played this season.
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They're heading for Arsenal overflowing with confidence as a result, although it's still a work in progress as they try to find a style that best uses the weapons at their disposal, especially against teams that try to sit down and frustrate.
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