Mesut Özil included in The Guardian Top 100 footballers 2014 list [divider]
Arsenal star Mesut Özil has been included in the 2014 Guardian Top 100 footballers list.
The list of the greatest players of 2014 was compiled by a panel of 73 experts from 28 nations.
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Özil has not featured for the Arsenal since damaging his knee ligaments during a 2-0 defeat to Chelsea in October.
The Arsenal playmaker has made two assists and scored one goal in nine appearances for the North-London based club this season.
Özil joined Arsenal for a record £42.5 million transfer fee from Real Madrid last season.
The 26-year-old became the first player of Turkish origin to lift the World Cup with Germany this summer.