Mesut Ozil admits he’s flattered by comparisons with Dennis Bergkamp.
The Arsenal star, who dedicated the height years of his profession to the Gunners by signing a brand new long-term contract in February, marked his 200th look for the membership with the decisive aim in Saturday’s 2-1 win over Newcastle at St James’ Park.
Ozil’s selflessness and languid fashion has typically seen him in contrast with the Dutch maestro who gained three league titles throughout his trophy-laden profession in north London, however Ozil desires to be remembered on his personal phrases.
‘The followers have backed me ever since I arrived 5 years in the past and due to that, I’ve been capable of play in my most popular fashion,’ he advised Arsenal.com.
‘I at all times wish to management the sport, give assists and assist my crew.
‘It was like that with me from the beginning. In my place you might have many potentialities taking part in ahead. You possibly can demand the balls, make telling passes or rating your self.
‘I’ve been advised so many occasions over time that that is how Bergkamp performed.
‘In fact that makes me proud and it’s an honour to be in contrast with him. Bergkamp is a dwelling legend at Arsenal and he was an incredible soccer participant.
‘However I don’t wish to evaluate myself with anyone.
‘I’ve my very own fashion and I’ve had it since I used to be a child. I’m pleased with these comparisons, however I’m Mesut Ozil and I’m not completed but.’