The World Cup winner did however urge caution and warned his side against complacency.
Özil posted an image of the Community Shield on his official Facebook page along with the the caption, “Let’s keep our feet on the ground: that was just one single victory against the #BPL champion! But who can defeat the champion, can also ……”
Özil provided nine assists and five goals in 32 appearances for Arsenal in all competitions last season. The 26-year-old played a staring role during Arsenal’s pre-season and has been tipped as a candidate for player of the year by manager Arsene Wenger.
The former Real Madrid player has been in good form since the turn of the year winning two Vitality Arsenal Player of the Month and a PFA Fans Player of the Month award.
The Gunners kick-off their league campaign with a London derby against West Ham in their opening game of the 2015-16 season this weekend.