Ozil, who is also being tracked by Barcelona, says he wants to wait until Arsene Wenger’s future is sorted before making a decision on his own career.
Wenger could end his reign as Arsenal manager when his contract expires at the end of the season.
Chelsea and Arsenal squads enjoy team meals out, but where is Mesut Ozil?
Wed, January 25, 2017
Chelsea and Arsenal both enjoyed team meals out ahead of their FA Cup games this weekend, but Mesut Ozil was mysteriously absent from the Gunners' dinner
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Chelsea and Arsenal both enjoyed team meals out on Tuesday evening
And amid the delay a number of European clubs have emerged as suitors of Ozil’s.
According to the Daily Mirror, Bayern are keen to push ahead with an offer for the Germany international.
Ozil began his career at Schalke and also played for another Bundesliga side – Werder Bremen – before leaving for Real Madrid in 2010.
Barcelona and Bayern Munich want to sign Arsenal's Mesut Ozil
Ozil has less than 18 months remaining on his contract at Arsenal
Ozil has been at Arsenal since arriving from Real Madrid in 2013
The report claims Barcelona failed to sign Ozil, now 28, when he completed his switch to the Bernabeu.
Barca are seeking reinforcements to their attacking outfit and Ozil is considered a reasonably affordable target, seeing as his value drops towards the end of his contract.
But the Nou Camp giants face a battle from Bayern, who host Arsenal in their Champions League last-16 double header later this month.