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Notebook: FIFA gets into crypto, Jermain Defoe retires, Mesut Ozil drama, Ada Hegerberg's Norway exile over

The March international break is here but there has been no letup in soccer stories with crunch FIFA World Cup qualifiers in Europe and North America on the horizon. On top of that, the Qatar event made an announcement this week while a former England international has retired and a Norwegian superstar has made her return from the international wilderness.

Mesut Ozil: Fenerbahce 'exclude' midfielder for unspecified reason

Fenerbahce have "excluded" Mesut Ozil from their squad for an unspecified reason and amount of time. In a 26-word statement, the Turkish club announced that action had been taken against German Ozil and fellow midfielder Ozan Tufan. Ozil is 14 months into a three-and-a-half-year deal with Fenerbahce, having joined from...

Mesut Ozil: Fenerbahce exclude former Arsenal midfielder from first-team squad

Mesut Ozil faces an uncertain future at Fenerbahce after the Turkish club excluded him and team-mate Ozan Tufan from their first-team squad. Fenerbahce did not explain why Ozil and Tufan had been excluded, or for how long they will be made unavailable for, in a brief statement on Thursday. Ozil, who signed for Fenerbahce last January following a seven-and-a-half year spell at Arsenal, has captained the Istanbul club at times this season and played in the first half of their win over Konyaspor on Sunday. He also scored in their win over Alanyaspor the previous week, one of eight goals...

Mesut Özil FIFA 22: How to Complete the Player Moments SBC

Mesut Özil is FIFA 22's latest Squad Building Challenge reward card. His new Player Moments card celebrates the goal he scored against Ludogorets in the UEFA Champions League 2016-17 season, and rewards him with impressive stats befitting that accomplishment. Here's how to complete the Squad Building Challenges required to add this card to your collection.

FIFA 22 Mesut Ozil: Moments card honours his UCL goal from 2016/17

Alongside the reveal of the Road To The Final promo in FIFA 22, we've also received this cool Mesut Ozil Moments card that honours his goal against Ludogorets in the UEFA Champions League back in the 2016/17 season. It's a fairly easy card to unlock and would be perfect for...

"He needs to focus on his game": former Arsenal star Mesut Ozil openly criticised by Fenerbahce president

Former Arsenal record signing Mesut Ozil has incurred the wrath of Fenerbahce president Ali Koc over his conduct at the Turkish giants. Ozil left Arsenal earlier this year on a free transfer after having his eye-watering £350,000-a-week contract rescinded in north London. The playmaker was excluded from Mikel Arteta's Premier League squad and chose to move to Fenerbahce in Turkey, the club he supported as a boy.

Mesut Ozil issued warning by unhappy Fenerbahce president

Former Real Madrid and Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has been told to "think about contributing to Fenerbahce" in a stern message from the club's president. The 33-year-old joined the Turkish giants in January 2021 to bring an eight-year spell at Arsenal to end, but things haven't really worked out as planned.

Mesut Ozil set to float own cryptocurrency

Mesut Ozil announces plans to float cryptocurrency. Ozil wants to use his cryptocoin to promote his clothing line. Ozil innovative as most athletes float NFT rather than cryptocurrency. Football star and former Arsenal player Mesut Ozil has announced plans to launch his cryptocurrency, primarily to expand and market his clothing...
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Mesut Ozil launches cryptocurrency

Mesut Ozil will launch his own cryptocurrency. The 32-year-old footballer, who moved to Turkish side Fenerbahce from Arsenal earlier this year, will expand his M10 brand by creating his own digital coin. Ozil dropped a hint about the launch on Twitter over the weekend as he promised his followers that...

Mesut Ozil launches development centre for South Asians

Mesut Ozil has joined forces with the Football Association and Football for Peace to launch a development centre for South Asians in England. The University of Bradford will host the centre, which will "run football and life skill sessions" at League Two side Bradford's training ground. "I want to promote...