Mesut Ozil is a professional footballer who plays for the English club Arsenal FC and the national team of Germany. Ozil was a hit in the Real Madrid lineup before being bought by Arsenal for a record transfer fee of $65 million in 2013.
As of 2018, Ozil has already made a huge impact in the midfield, having 71 assists and 37 goals in his 196 appearances for Arsenal.
The net worth of Mesut Ozil is estimated to be $50 million.
Mesut Ozil’s Earnings
The German had recently signed a new long term deal with Arsenal which increased his wage significantly, assuring his stay at the English club till 2021.
Ozil earns an annual salary of $24.4 million, which comes down to $470,000 per week as basic weekly wages, apart from bonuses. He is currently the second highest paid player in the Premier League, whereas Manchester United star Alexis Sanchez is topping the list with his new $668,000 per week wage.
Luxuries and Investments
Ozil seems to be a car lover and has quite a few cars to show off. He owns and drives the best luxury cars in the world of brands like Ferrari, Mercedes, Volkswagen, BMW etc. which would total to approximately $5 million.
In 2014, Ozil bought a house in London which cost him more than $8 million. However, it is worth to note that the actual value of the house now will be much more.
Mesut Ozil Endorsements
Ozil had signed a seven-year contract worth $35 million with Adidas for commercial boot sponsorship. He was also made the brand ambassador for Mercedes-Benz in 2016.
Ozil was voted as the German Football Ambassador in 2015 by the German Foreign Ministry for his impeccable charity work towards the Brazilian children in need of life saving surgery. He had donated his 2014 FIFA World Cup bonus to the cause.
Recently he also donated $40,000 to help raise fund for a new coaching programme in the Zaatari Refugee Camp in Jordan and Indonesia.
Sources of Wealth
Player for Arsenal FC and Endorsements
Adidas and Mercedes-Benz
Charity for Brazilian children and other donations for raising funds to meet social cause.