Jose Mourinho has hit back at Mesut Ozil’s claim that he would rather retire than have to play for Spurs. Ozil has been frozen out at Arsenal and h
Jose Mourinho has hit back at Mesut Ozil’s claim that he would rather retire than have to play for Spurs. Ozil has been frozen out at Arsenal and has not featured since March.
The Germany international is on the verge of leaving the club, with Fenerbahce and DC United said to be in the running.
On Monday night Ozil held a Q&A with his followers as he welcomed questions from supporters.
One of them asked whether he would rather sign for Spurs or retire.
He responded: “Easy question. Retire!”
But speaking at today’s press conference, Spurs boss Mourinho responded: “Who told him that Tottenham would be interested in signing him?”
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