Mesut Özil has received a rating of 8.68 for his performance against Liverpool by whoscored.com.
The Gunners secured a 4-1 victory over the Reds earlier on today with goals coming from Bellerim, Özil, Sanchez and Olivier Giroud. Liverpool’s only goal came from Jordan Henderson.
Özil completed the highest amount of key passes in the game (3) and maintained a passing accuracy of 90.4%.
The games highest rated player was the Chilean forward Alexis Sanchez with 8.77.
Özil has come under fire from sections of the media this season but will probably feel a little hard done by considering his form in 2015.
The 26-year-old was selected as the best performing attacking midfielder in Europe in 2015 according to the CIES Football Observatory’s latest performance rankings.
The World Cup winner now has five goals and seven assists in all competitions for Arsenal this season.