Players must be under the age of 23 to play at the Olympics however, three over-age players are allowed in each country’s squad.
The Olympic Games take place from August 5 to August 21, less than a month after the end of Euro 2016.
“Playing at the Olympics would be a dream,” Ozil told SID (via thenational)
“But I understand that it would be difficult to implement due to the scheduling requirements.”
Özil is expected to feature in Germany’s Euro 2016 qualification encounter with Poland this week despite suffering a knee injury which kept him out of Arsenal’s clash with newcastle.
The Germany international missed three months of football last season with a knee injury.
Özil is also understood to be available for Germany’s clash with Scotland next week.
Germany sit in second place in Group D with 13 points in six games.