Mesut Ozil bullish about Arsenal chances

The German international is confident that the Gunners have what it takes to down the likes of Chelsea, Manchester United and Manchester City next season

They might not have spent that extravagantly in the summer transfer window so far, but Mesut Ozil is confident that his team can really take the game to the Premier League’s top four sides this season and can even go on an win the league crown which has eluded them for almost a decade.

The Gunners finished third last season but showed real promise in the final few weeks of the campaign to suggest that the team could do something really big next season.

The former Real Madrid man says that if the team continues to play like it did in the second half of last season, it can definitely take the game to Chelsea and co.

Ozil told Sport1: “It was only in the second half of the season that we showed how well we can play, especially against big teams.