Özil shared a picture of the ‘Mesut table topper’ on his Instagram account alongside the caption: “Look out for your mesut table topper in your matchday programme ✌#AFCvCFC #YaGunnersYa #COYG #bpl.”
Özil will start against Chelsea and take on his former manager Jose Mourinho.
The 26-year-old had 81 assists in all competitions and won the La Liga title at Real with Mourinho as manager.
The World Cup winner will be hoping to end Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger’s 12 match winless run against Chelsea on Sunday.
Arsenal have won eight consecutive league games and will close the gap with Chelsea to seven points with a win.
The North London based side will overtake Manchester City and move into second place with a victory.
The Gunners have won 14 out of their last 16 games in which Özil has featured.