- Ozil calls time on general career
- Midfielder won 92 caps for Germany over 9 years
- 2014 World Cup leader retires “with a complicated heart”
Midfielder Mesut Ozil has late from a German inhabitant organisation after 9 years, carrying pulled on a Mannschaft shirt 92 times during that period.
The Arsenal playmaker announced his preference around amicable media on Sunday, with a 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazilâ„¢ leader explaining “it is with a complicated heart and after most care that since of new events, we will no longer be personification for Germany during general level”, carrying felt he has been on a receiving finish of “racism and disrespect”.
The 29-year-old done his entrance on 12 Aug 2009 opposite Azerbaijan, going on to measure 23 goals and play an instrumental purpose in their World Cup delight 4 years ago. His final diversion for a inhabitant organisation came in a 2-0 better to Korea Republic, that saw a side separated from Russia 2018 and exit during a organisation stages for a initial time.