Arsenal Fc had a convincing 5-1 win over 10th place Everton. Goals were scored by new signinging Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang, defender Laurent Koscielny, and midfielder Aaron Ramsey. This game marked Ramsey’s first career hatrick as he dazzled in the center of the park. This win has propelled Arsenal to 6th place in the table. They are 9 points ahead of Burnley and 4 points behind rivals Totenham Hotspurs. Ironically, Arsenal’s next game is against the Hotspurs.
In other news, Arsenal was linked to a summer transfer of former youth player oguzhan ozyakup. Ozyakub signed for Arsenal on schoolboy terms on September 1, 2008 going on to play regularly for Araenal’s Academy. After not being able to break into Arsenal’s first team he secured a 500,000 euros transfer on June 8, 2012 to Turkish giant Besitkas. His time at Besitkas has seen him win two league titles, captain the side, and make over 200 appearances. According to transfermarkt.com Ozyakub has an evaluation of 12 million euros. Ozyakub is described as an energetic attacking-minded central midfielder that is able to play simple and quickly. He can lead the team play, is “skillful” at finishing, and possesses high level of anticipation that allows him to be at the right place on the pitch. Ozyakub is an admirer of the playmaking styles of Zinedine Zidane and the Argentine Juan Román Riquelme. He has been praised for his “Zinedine Zidane like” dribbling attributes by Turkish international Ridvan Dilmen.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger now wants the midfielder back at the Emirates and has offered him a contract to rejoin Arsenal, according to Turkish newspaper Aksam via Milliyet. Expect more updates in the coming months on this transfer saga.