‘Who Told Him Tottenham Would Be Interested?’ – Mourinho Responds To Ozil’s ‘Retire Over Spurs Move’ Jibe

Ozil is being edged towards the exits at Emirates Stadium as a result, with his lucrative contract running down towards free agency.

‘Who Told Him Tottenham Would Be Interested?’ – Mourinho Responds To Ozil’s ‘Retire Over Spurs Move’ Jibe

The Portuguese coach has been quizzed on a comment from the World Cup winner in which he said he could never bring himself to cross north London

José Mourinho has shrugged off Mesut Ozil’s claim that he would rather retire than join Tottenham, with the Spurs boss pointing out that nobody has presented the German with that dilemma.

A World Cup-winning midfielder finds himself firmly frozen out at Arsenal, with Mikel Arteta taking to leaving the 32-year-playmaker out of his Premier League and Europa League squads in 2020-21.

Ozil is being edged towards the exits at Emirates Stadium as a result, with his lucrative contract running down towards free agency.