Turkish-born German midfielder Mesut Ozil was left out of the squad of the English football club Arsenal after a decision made by the management of the club, Arsenal manager Unai Emery said on Sunday.

“Here we have one agreed strategy as a club and a team. Because the most important thing is the club, the team and finding a performance,” Emery was quoted as saying by the U.K.-based Independent.

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