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Sport Arsenal's Ozil backs free school meals campaign

07:50  28 october  2020
07:50  28 october  2020 Source:   reuters.com

Mesut Ozil's 'to be left out of Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad'

  Mesut Ozil's 'to be left out of Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad' The German playmaker is yet to play a single minute of action in any competition for the Gunners this season having fallen out of favour with manager Mikel Arteta.The German playmaker is yet to play a single minute of action in any competition for the Gunners this season having fallen out of favour with manager Mikel Arteta, with the 32-year-old, who earns £350,000-a-week at the club, failing to impress.

Arsenal ’ s Mesut Özil is providing 1400 children with a free meal for the rest of this week. Photograph: Stuart MacFarlane/ Arsenal FC/Getty Images. Mesut Özil has shown his support for Marcus Rashford’s campaign by providing free school meals for around 1,400 pupils in north London for the

Children at a school in Barnet received a surprised on Tuesday after they collected a free lunchtime meal , courtesy of Arsenal midfielder Mesut Ozil . Selected children across the country are usually entitled to a free school meal , but that is not the case during half-term holidays.

(Reuters) - Arsenal's Mesut Ozil has shown his support for Marcus Rashford's campaign to end child food poverty by providing 1,400 free lunchtime meals for the rest of the week to schools in London.

Mesut Ozil looking at the camera: FILE PHOTO: Premier League - Arsenal v West Ham United © Reuters/JOHN SIBLEY FILE PHOTO: Premier League - Arsenal v West Ham United

Manchester United forward Rashford has campaigned for the government to provide food vouchers during school holidays to children who normally receive free meals during term time if their parents receive welfare support.

Ozil has joined with Barnet Sunday Football League (BSFL), chef Stefan Peppert and German Chefs Catering in Knightsbridge to provide meals to 12 schools in Barnet and surrounding areas.

Mesut Ozil 'LEFT OUT of Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad'

  Mesut Ozil 'LEFT OUT of Arsenal's 25-man Premier League squad' The German is yet to play a single minute for the Gunners this season and has not played since March 7 with the £350,000 a week star having fallen out of favour under Mikel Arteta. But now Ozil has sunk to a new low in his exile from the team, with the Spanish boss leaving him out of the domestic squad according to The Telegraph, and having already not been picked in the Europa League squad, Ozil looks to have played his last game for the club.

Aubameyang' s Arsenal decline since signing £350k-a-week deal with NO goals. Don't be a lone ranger. Gerrard says wife wants him to quit as footie But that' s just the tip of the iceberg, with Ozil also supplying free meals to TEN other schools in the area. All in all, it' s claimed the Gunners ace is

Mesut Ozil has shown his support for Marcus Rashford’ s campaign and is providing free school meals for around 1,400 pupils in the north London area. Rashford has used his Twitter feed to highlight communities offering free meals in support of his petition, which has now attracted almost one million

On Tuesday, the BSFL and schools posted pictures of the meals on Twitter https://twitter.com/BarnetLeague/status/1321078262676758528, with Ozil's logo featuring on the boxes.

"We are very grateful to Mesut Ozil and Stefan Peppert for getting involved with our initiative, and the volunteers on the project who have worked tirelessly throughout," a BSFL representative told talkSPORT.

"We have raised over 3,000 pounds so far, with 1,400 meals per day prepared and delivered to schools."

Ozil is currently out of favour with Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta and has been left out of the club's Premier League and Europa League squads.

(Reporting by Hardik Vyas in Bengaluru; Editing by Peter Rutherford)

Arteta hits back at Ozil's agent for calling him 'dishonest' .
The £350,000-a-week playmaker was not included in Arsenal's Premier League or Europa League squads in a move that brings an end to his time on the field until at least January. Dr Erkut Sogut, Ozil's representative, soon launched a staunch defence of his client and criticised Arteta over how the situation has unfolded.

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