China says Arsenal's Ozil 'deceived by fake news'
China accuses Mesut Ozil of being "deceived by fake news" and said he should visit Xinjiang to see for himself after the Arsenal footballer decried the treatment of the region's Uighur minority.
China TV pulls Arsenal game after Mesut Özil's Uighur comments
Former Germany midfielder Mesut Özil has criticized other Muslims for not speaking up China's Uighur minority. More than 1 million people in the western province of Xinjiang have been sent to re-education camps.
Everyone must improve, including Ozil - Emery
Unai Emery believes that all of his star players must strive to improve, including out-of-favour Mesut Ozil.
Özil's retirement sends shock waves across Europe
Mesut Özil quit the German national team in a scathing statement that was heavily critical of German Football Association President Reinhard Grindel. The announcement throws a spotlight on the issue of immigration and integration in Germany and Europe.
Wenger believes Ozil and Sanchez's recent form shows their commitment to the club
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger believes Mesut Ozil and Alexis Sanchez's recent form shows their commitment to the club.
Arsene Wenger deflects questions about his future - not today, he says
Arsene Wenger says reporters will have to keep asking him about his future at Arsenal, and "one day I will answer". The manager says he believes both Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil will continue to stay at the north London club.