Ozil Fenerbahce Salary: Mesut Özil (born 15 October 1988) is a professional German footballer who plays for Süper Lig club Fenerbahçe as an attacking midfielder. Known for his technical abilities and innovation, Özil has also won praise as an attacking midfielder for his agility, finesse, and flexibility. He was also deployed in his career as a wide midfielder.
He has played 92 games for Germany’s national team at the international level, scoring 23 goals and registering 40 assists. He holds the record, with five, for the most German Player of the Year awards.
In 2009, at the age of 20, he made his senior debut for the German national team and played in five major tournaments. At the 2010 FIFA World Cup and UEFA Euro 2012, where he helped Germany twice to reach the semi-finals, he was the top assistant.
He helped Germany win the 2014 FIFA World Cup, but retired from international competition in 2018, accusing the German Football Association (DFB) and the German media of prejudice and disrespect. After being paid an annual salary of EUR16m (£14m/$19m) at Arsenal, Mesut Ozil is expected to gain EUR 3 million (£2.5m/$3.5m) a year at Fenerbahce.