Mesut Özil calls for focus ahead of Georgia clash
Mesut Özil has urged his teammates to focus on their upcoming Euro 2016 qualification game against Georgia on Sunday.
The Arsenal playmaker posted the tweet following Germany’s 2-2 draw against Australia. Özil played the full 90 minutes in the international friendly despite missing Arsenal’s victory over Newcastle last weekend.
Özil tweeted, “2:2 in the friendly match against #AUS From now on we’ve to fully concentrate on our next group opponent Georgia.”
The 26-year-old playmaker has 18 goals in 62 appearances for the German national team.
Özil has covered an average of 10.48 km before his injury and 10.84km since fully recovering and returning to the team according to the Telegraph.
The World Cup winner has scored three times and created four goals since returning to the starting team in January.