Manchester United should sign Mesut Ozil, claims Paul Scholes

first_img Metro Sport ReporterThursday 24 Oct 2019 8:30 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.6kShares Mesut Ozil is not wanted by Unai Emery (Picture: Getty)Manchester United legend Paul Scholes believes his former club should make a move for Arsenal outcast Mesut Ozil.The German has made just two appearances for Arsenal so far this term and has been left out of the Gunners’ last five matchday squads by Mesut Ozil.The playmaker signed a new long-term deal worth around £350,000-a-week just four months before Emery arrived at the club and the Spaniard wants to sell the midfielder to raise funds.United beat Partizan Belgrade in Serbia on Thursday but Anthony Martial’s strike from the penalty spot was the side’s only shot on target.ADVERTISEMENT Manchester United should sign Mesut Ozil, claims Paul Scholes Scholes believes the German could add something different at Old Trafford (Picture: Getty)Ole Gunnar Solskjaer is keen on adding creativity to his midfield and Scholes thinks Ozil could be the answer.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘Man Utd could do with someone like Ozil who can link a team together,’ Scholes told BT Sport.‘[He is] a player who can link teams together. He has got great quality, he’s shown that in his career.‘He could be an answer short-term, I don’t know. I think that would be up to him, ultimately.‘I can’t [see it happening], but he’s the type of player, short-term, who United could do with.’More: Manchester United FCRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starNew Manchester United signing Facundo Pellistri responds to Edinson Cavani praiseEx-Man Utd coach blasts Ed Woodward for two key transfer errorsJose Mourinho was keen on signing Ozil in 2018 but the playmaker was intent on staying at Arsenal.He recently reiterated his desire to stay at the Emirates but Emery shows no signs of reversing his treatment of the former Real Madrid man.MORE: Tottenham boss Mauricio Pochettino eyeing Max Aarons, Nathan Ferguson and Bruno Fernandes in January spending spree Advertisement Advertisement Commentlast_img read more

Munster to name side for Racing clash

first_imgLeinster go into the weekend third in the table, and kick off in Ballsbridge is at 7.35. At the same time, Ulster will look to bounce back from last week’s defeat to Leinster. They welcome back a host of internationals, including captain Rory Best, for their trip to the Scarlets.Tonight’s other game sees third-bottom Dragons face second-bottom Treviso. + Tipperary’s Tommy O’Donnell has been ruled out of the clash due to an ankle injury he sustained during last Saturday’s PRO 12 victory over Connacht.Elsewhere and Jonathan Sexton makes his first start since October tonight as Leinster welcome Zebre to the RDS in the Pro 12. last_img read more

Batangas eyes title sweep

first_imgCarpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard PLAY LIST 02:14Carpio hits red carpet treatment for China Coast Guard02:56NCRPO pledges to donate P3.5 million to victims of Taal eruption00:56Heavy rain brings some relief in Australia02:37Calm moments allow Taal folks some respite03:23Negosyo sa Tagaytay City, bagsak sa pag-aalboroto ng Bulkang Taal01:13Christian Standhardinger wins PBA Best Player award View comments Sports Related Videospowered by AdSparcRead Next Lights inside SMX hall flicker as Duterte rants vs Ayala, Pangilinan anew Gametime is at 8 p.m. with the Cagers determined to extend the series even with star Chito Jaime banged up after twisting his ankle in their 74-78 loss in Game 2 onSaturday night.“There are no easy games and we can’t expect anything less than Muntinlupa’s best effort in Game 3,” said Tan. —CEDELF P. TUPASFEATURED STORIESSPORTSGinebra beats Meralco again to capture PBA Governors’ Cup titleSPORTSAfter winning title, time for LA Tenorio to give back to Batangas folkSPORTSTim Cone, Ginebra set their sights on elusive All-Filipino crown Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. Volcano watch: Island fissures steaming, lake water receding Scientists seek rare species survivors amid Australia flames ‘Stop romanticizing Pinoy resilience’ LATEST STORIEScenter_img MOST READ Truck driver killed in Davao del Sur road accident In fight vs corruption, Duterte now points to Ayala, MVP companies as ‘big fish’ Green group flags ‘overkill’ use of plastic banderitas in Manila Sto. Niño feast Batangas City-Tanduay seeks to cap an incredible season with a title as it clashes with Muntinlupa-Angelis Resort on Tuesday in Game 3 of the MPBL-Anta Rajah Cup finals at Muntinlupa Sports Center.The Athletics pulled off narrow victories in the first two games of the best-of-five series at Batangas City Coliseum and coach Mac Tan expects nothing less than a dogfight as he tries to give Tanduay its first major basketball crown in two decades.ADVERTISEMENT Freddie still Manny’s guy P16.5-M worth of aid provided for Taal Volcano eruption victims — NDRRMC Jo Koy draws ire for cutting through Cebu City traffic with ‘wang-wang’last_img read more