The Gunners playmaker has cut a frustrated figure in recent months due to his and the team’s dip in form.
Arsenal’s title bid is all but over and Mesut Ozil has struggled to have an influence on proceedings.
In their last 10 Premier League matches, the Germany international has made eight appearances but failed to score and registered only two assists.
One particular performance which annoyed Arsenal supporters was at Manchester City in December.
Mesut Ozil has cut a frustrated figure in Arsenal's difficult spell of late
Ozil is said to have booted a locker after the loss directly in front of Wenger
Arsenal’s 2-1 defeat at the Etihad saw Ozil draw criticism, just days after he was blamed for Everton’s late winner against them.
Wenger has admitted this week he feels the 28-year-old is lacking confidence in his technique and is reportedly considering dropping him for Wednesday’s crucial Champions League showdown away at Bayern Munich (7.45pm).
According to The Independent, evidence of his frustration surfaced for the boss at City when Ozil is said to have booted a locker after the loss directly in front of Wenger.
Mesut Ozil failed to make an impact in Arsenal's key game at Manchester City in December
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His displays of late have not warranted a hefty salary increase in many people’s eyes, with an agreement yet to be reached over a new contract.
And The Independent also claim some Arsenal players and staff members feel Ozil ‘gets away’ with too many below-par performances.
Despite the annoyance of Ozil’s team-mates as well as his own, he apparently remains a very popular player among the squad.
However, a turnaround is needed quickly, but the attacking midfielder may not get the opportunity at the Allianz Arena this week.