The Secret Diary of Mezut Özil, Aged 30 3/4
Monday 16th September 2019:
71 minutes, 71 minutes, bloody hell, gonna suffer this week, really not used to this intense a workout.
Wednesday 18th September 2019:
Away in Frankfurt tomorrow, well the rest of the boys are. Emery knows the deal, no long away days for me 😁
Saturday 21st September:
Boss says I’ve got to sit on the bench tomorrow. Not happy. Had a chat with Unai. Played nearly all the game last weekend and still feeling a bit knackered. Gonna see if I can this this sorted, really need to go home for a lie down.
Tuesday 24th September:
Captain, 5-0 win, played 71 minutes, feeling pretty tired, think I’m gonna go to the back of the bus for a kip.
Friday 27th September 2019:
Pay Day; Worked 142 minutes this month, reckon I’ve earned this.
Monday 30th September 2019:
Top game in Manchester tonight. Totally psyched.
All set for a big matchup.
Boys coming around at 8pm.
Fortnite comp all sorted.
Tuesday 1st October 2019:
Awesome game last night, Got the win we needed. Played a blinder. Top of the league !!!
(Editor: Fortnite league)
Wednesday 2nd October 2019:
Back to training, big game on Thursday at home Vs Leige. Looking forward to leading out the Europa Team.
Thursday 3rd October 2019:
Unai posted team sheet, apparently, and I quote, “When I (Unai) decided he (me) shouldn’t be in the squad it’s because I think other players deserved it more”.
Whatever, think I feel a season defining injury coming on.