More trouble for Wenger as Arsenal star Mesut Ozil ruled out of crucial Bayern Munich duel

More trouble for Wenger as Arsenal star Mesut Ozil ruled out of crucial Bayern Munich duel

- Arsenal star Mesut Ozil will not face Bayern Munich on Tuesday, March 7, 2017

- The Gunners will be at home against the Bundesliga giants in their second leg tie of the Champions League round of 16

- Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger confirmed that Ozil is not fit for the encounter

German midfielder Mesut Ozil has been ruled out of Arsenal's UEFA Champions League second leg clash against Bayern Munich due to illness.

More trouble for Wenger as Arsenal star ruled out of crucial Bayern Munich duel

Arsenal star Mesut Ozil

Arsenal will be at the Emirates stadium on Tuesday, March 7, 2017 to face German club Bayern Munich who defeated the Gunners 5-1 in the first leg of their Champions League last 16 tie.

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Ozil who also missed Arsenal's 3-1 Premier League defeat at Liverpool was expected to resume training on Monday, March 6, 2017 and Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has now confirmed that the 28-year-old former Real Madrid star will not face Bayern Munich.

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''I don't think Mesut Ozil is ready physically to be in the squad tomorrow (Monday) because he is not yet fit and I think he should be available for the weekend,'' Wenger explained.

Arsenal will attempt to complete a surprise come back against the Bundesliga title holders who have pitched one leg in the quarter-final of the 2017 UEFA Champions League.

Source: Sports.naij.com

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