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Arsenal mascot Gunnersaurus makes comeback to Emirates Stadium after extinction fears
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Arsenal mascot Gunnersaurus makes comeback to Emirates Stadium after extinction fears

It is uncertain who is playing Gunnersaurus in the image, but reports suggested there was a roster of people now playing the part of the dinosaur and that the club had offered Jerry Quy a role.

The erasure of Mesut Özil
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The erasure of Mesut Özil

Until the January transfer window at the earliest, Mesut Özil finds himself in football exile: one of his own making, of Arsenal’s making, one that there does not seem to have a way out.

Premier League: Mesut Ozil 'deeply disappointed' by Arsenal omission
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Premier League: Mesut Ozil 'deeply disappointed' by Arsenal omission

Ozil is the highest-paid player in Arsenal's history on a reported £350,000 ($450,000) a week, but has also been omitted from the Gunners' Europa League squad.

Premier League: Chelsea include retired Petr Cech in squad as emergency goalkeeper; Arsenal omit Mesut Ozil
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Premier League: Chelsea include retired Petr Cech in squad as emergency goalkeeper; Arsenal omit Mesut Ozil

Petr Cech's final game before retiring was against Chelsea for Arsenal in the Europa League final in May 2019 before returning to Stamford Bridge in an executive role.

Mesut Ozil left off Arsenal's Europa League squad list by manager Mikel Arteta in latest snub
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Mesut Ozil left off Arsenal's Europa League squad list by manager Mikel Arteta in latest snub

Ozil hasn't played for Arsenal since football restarted in June amid the coronavirus pandemic, leaving his future at the club in question.

Premier League: Unwanted Arsenal star Mesut Ozil wants to help unwanted club mascot Gunnersaurus by paying wages
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Premier League: Unwanted Arsenal star Mesut Ozil wants to help unwanted club mascot Gunnersaurus by paying wages

Out-of-favour Arsenal playmaker Mesut Ozil offered to reimburse the club the full salary of Jerry Quy — the man who fills their dinosaur mascot — as long as the German remains a player with the Londoners.

'We have a power we don't even know': Demba Ba urges football fraternity to 'stand up' over China's Uighurs
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'We have a power we don't even know': Demba Ba urges football fraternity to 'stand up' over China's Uighurs

Demba Ba joins Arsenal's Mesut Ozil in breaking ranks over China's treatment of its Uighurs.

‘Muslim Lives Matter’: Mesut Ozil criticises Arsenal for not taking a stand on Uighur issue
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‘Muslim Lives Matter’: Mesut Ozil criticises Arsenal for not taking a stand on Uighur issue

Arsenal did not criticise Ozil for making the comments, but instead posted on their page on the Chinese social media site Weibo that the club "always adheres to the principles" of not getting involved in politics.

Premier League: Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil says he'll decide when to leave club, and no one else
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Premier League: Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil says he'll decide when to leave club, and no one else

Ozil was absent as Arsenal beat Chelsea in the FA Cup final on 1 August, but he will not allow the club to force him out before his contract expires in June 2021.

Premier League: Mikel Arteta says he understands Mesut Ozil’s disappointment but will pick players based only on form
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Premier League: Mikel Arteta says he understands Mesut Ozil’s disappointment but will pick players based only on form

Arteta said that he was fully aware of what Ozil has to offer, having lined up alongside him for three years during his playing days.

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 'thinking about launching an esports team' after virtual Formula 1 debut
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Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang 'thinking about launching an esports team' after virtual Formula 1 debut

Arsenal’s top-scoring striker and captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, who raced for McLaren in Sunday’s virtual Monaco Formula One Grand Prix, is considering setting up his own esports team.

Premier League: Mesut Ozil says he feels Arsenal have improved a lot under manager Mikel Arteta despite recent struggles
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Premier League: Mesut Ozil says he feels Arsenal have improved a lot under manager Mikel Arteta despite recent struggles

Arsenal are 10th in the Premier League on 31 points, 10 behind fourth-placed Chelsea, but Ozil said the players are still targeting a Champions League qualification spot with 13 games left to play.

Premier League: A month in, Mikel Arteta's task at Arsenal is to control what can’t be controlled and lead Gunners back to glory
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Premier League: A month in, Mikel Arteta's task at Arsenal is to control what can’t be controlled and lead Gunners back to glory

Arteta played at the base of Arsenal’s midfield and outwitted more physical opponents with his intelligence. His CV and real-life skill set are impeccable. But will it be enough to navigate his way through a complicated Arsenal?

Premier League: Frank Lampard's Chelsea exploit Arsenal's anxiety to script late comeback victory against London rivals
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Premier League: Frank Lampard's Chelsea exploit Arsenal's anxiety to script late comeback victory against London rivals

Arsenal conceding two late goals in quick succession to their bitter city rivals turned the bugle blow for a new era at the Emirates a screeching, panning klaxon of all the qualities they lack.

Premier League: Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta lauds Mesut Ozil's performance vs Chelsea, hopes playmaker can 'sustain that level'
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Premier League: Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta lauds Mesut Ozil's performance vs Chelsea, hopes playmaker can 'sustain that level'

On Sunday against Chelsea, Ozil had one of his best games of an otherwise miserable season in which he has provided just one assist in 10 Premier League appearances.

Premier League: Freddie Ljungberg slams Mesut Ozil's show of dissent in Arsenal's defeat to Manchester City
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Premier League: Freddie Ljungberg slams Mesut Ozil's show of dissent in Arsenal's defeat to Manchester City

Arsenal interim coach Freddie Ljungberg has criticised Mesut Ozil’s unacceptable conduct after his substitution against Manchester City in the Premier League last weekend.

Premier League: Yaya Toure says Mesut Ozil was 'wrong' to criticise China over crackdown on Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang
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Premier League: Yaya Toure says Mesut Ozil was 'wrong' to criticise China over crackdown on Uighur Muslims in Xinjiang

Toure said that discussing the mass detention on Uighurs and others is 'complicated' because he and Ozil are both Muslim, but took a different approach to the Arsenal midfielder over whether athletes should use their platforms to discuss political issues.

China says Arsenal's Mesut Ozil is 'blinded and misled' on Xinjiang post, welcome to visit and 'look around'
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China says Arsenal's Mesut Ozil is 'blinded and misled' on Xinjiang post, welcome to visit and 'look around'

Chinese state TV canceled the broadcast of Arsenal's game against Manchester City on Sunday after Ozil criticized mass detentions of Muslim people and the closure of mosques in Xinjiang.

Premier League: CCTV removes Arsenal-Manchester City game from schedule over Mesut Ozil's posts about Uighurs
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Premier League: CCTV removes Arsenal-Manchester City game from schedule over Mesut Ozil's posts about Uighurs

China’s state broadcaster CCTV on Sunday removed Arsenal’s Premier League game against Manchester City from its broadcast schedule following Mesut Ozil’s messages that criticised the country’s policy towards its Muslim Uighur minority.

Premier League: Unai Emery is second in long line of victims to toxic discourse fermented by Arsenal Fan TV
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Premier League: Unai Emery is second in long line of victims to toxic discourse fermented by Arsenal Fan TV

Arsenal Fan TV has exclusively become the mouthpiece for knee-jerk reactions of match-going fans who demand their penny’s worth with little or no consideration for objectivity