first_imgAdvertisement Mesut Ozil sends message to Arsenal teammates after BATE Borisov defeat Mesut Ozil has sent a message of support to his Arsenal teammates (BPI/REX)Mesut Ozil has urged his Arsenal teammates to ‘bounce back’ from their shock Europa League defeat to BATE Borisov.The Gunners slipped to a 1-0 loss in Belarus and will be without Alexandre Lacazette for the second leg after the French striker was sent off late on.Ozil missed the victory over Huddersfield Town at the weekend due to an illness but he did not travel with the squad to Belarus despite training this week.After the defeat, Ozil posted a message of support to his Arsenal teammates and urged them to make amends in the return leg at the Emirates Stadium next week.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENT‘Not the result we wanted, but we still can do it in the 2nd leg and reach the next round!’ Ozil posted on Twitter.‘Let’s bounce back at the Emirates especially for our fans.’ Metro Sport ReporterThursday 14 Feb 2019 10:54 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link23Shares Ozil was dropped for the game despite training this week (Getty Images)‘For me, today there was no difference to the performance. We deserved to win but didn’t get the result.‘They were very organised defensively and they found the moment in the game.‘It’s not for one player or another. We can win with every player and lose with the same players.’More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenalcenter_img Advertisement Comment Arsenal slipped to a surprise 1-0 defeat to BATE Borisov (BPI/REX)More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityUnai Emery was also evasive when asked after the game if Arsenal miss Ozil’s creativity,’ said the Arsenal manager.‘Every player is okay to play. Today those that were here, we can win with them and we deserved that.‘Last week we won and we played with the same players.last_img

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