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Mesut Ozil and Matteo Guendouzi available for Watford clash

Mesut Ozil and Matteo Guendouzi available for Watford clash

Arteta confirms availability of Ozil and Guendouzi for Watford clash

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has confirmed the availability of Mesut Ozil and Matteo Guendouzi ahead of the final Premier League game of the season against Watford.

The Gunners are currently 10th in the league standings and they can utmost finish in the eighth position, should Sheffield United and Burnley drop points on Sunday.

Still, Arteta has vowed to play a reasonably strong team against Watford and speaking in his press conference, he confirmed the availability of Ozil and Guendouzi.

Ozil has not played a single minute for the Gunners since the season restart after the coronavirus shutdown and he has been absent over a number of matchday squads.

Guendouzi, meanwhile, has likewise been left out of the team following his spat with Neal Maupay during the 2-1 defeat at Brighton & Hove Albion last month.

Arteta has previously stated that internal issues were the reason behind the exclusion of the duo and it remains to be seen whether they will make the playing field this weekend.