Did the media play the biggest part in the Özil saga?

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All of transfer deadline day revolved around one man. Mesut Özil.

Before the weekend it was inconceivable to think that the German star would be playing anywhere other than the Spanish capital. Sure, names from the club were being flaunted around in the news with Angel Di Maria, Fabio Coentrao and Karim Benzema among the list of players who could depart. Then on Sunday before Arsenal’s crucial fixture against rival Tottenham Hotspur, there were reports that Özil was feeling unsettled, this just two days after he had told the Spanish press that he was determined to fight for his place in Madrid. 24 hours later, he was jetting toward the English capital destined for a new adventure with the Gunners. So the question is, how did all of this happen?

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