The German has been out since October…
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has revealed that Mesut Ozil should return in the next week in a press conference after the Gunners’ victory over West Ham.
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The North London club didn’t miss the World Cup winner on Sunday, as they managed to get the three points against West Ham. The victory was important in their chase for the top four as it meant that they were able to overtake their rivals and move in to fifth.
Now that they will be able to welcome back the 26-year-old to the fold the Gunners will be hoping that they will be able to really push on and get in to the Champions League qualification places permanently. The German has been unable to play since October due to a knee injury.
Wenger will have to get his team ready for a major test against Southampton on New Years Day, the Saints recently held league leaders Chelsea to a draw at St. Mary’s.
Boss: “We have @MesutOzil1088 coming back at the beginning of January so of course there’s a lot of competition for places” #WHUvAFC
— Arsenal FC (@Arsenal) December 28, 2014