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Mesut Özil Celebrates Marriage by Funding Surgery for 1000 Children

On his big day, Arsenal Muslim player Mesut Özil has revealed a big plan for children in need. He will pay for 1,000 children to have life-changing surgery, asking friends and family attending his wedding to follow suit. “Many fans have asked me, my close relatives and friends about our wishes for our wedding,” he …

Muslim Footballers Share `Eid Al-Fitr Wishes with Fans

A host of global Muslim stars are reveling in the celebratory mood as Muslims mark the end of Ramadan and the beginning of the feast, sharing `Eid wishes with their fans worldwide. Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil used his Twitter account to mark the holy festival. Eid Mubarak to all my Muslim brothers and sisters around …

Muslims Lead UK Clubs to Dominate European 2019 Finals

Four British teams are making history this season, reaching the finals of the UEFA Champions League and Europa League and bringing back the glories of the nation which established the modern rules of the game. Interestingly, the four English clubs have in their squads a significant number of Muslim players. Europa League Final: Tomorrow, …

Mesut Özil Reveals Special Gift from Makkah

LONDON – Arsenal Muslim midfielder Mesut Özil has revealed a special gift from Kaaba’s Kiswa, a rare and priceless gift for any Muslim. “Honoured and privileged to have this special piece of the Kiswa that covers the Kaaba in Mecca at my home in London. 🕋 Incredibly blessed to have received this priceless gift. Alhamdulillah,” …

Muslim Footballers Share `Eid Al-Adha Wishes

LONDON – Sharing the holiday’s festivities with their fans, Muslim athletes worldwide have wished their followers on social media ‘`Eid Mubarak’. Arsenal playmaker Mesut Özil used his Twitter account to mark the holy festival. Eid Mubarak to all of you celebrating today. 🙏🏼 #EidAlAdha #M1Ö pic.twitter.com/7JnMlqOwld — Mesut Özil (@MesutOzil1088) August 21, 2018 Manchester United’s …

#MeTwo Reveals Stories of Racism in Germany

BERLIN – Thousands of people in Germany have been sharing stories of everyday discrimination under the hashtag #MeTwo, following Muslim football star Mesut Özil’s resignation from the country’s national team. “When I’m the only-nonwhite person in a crowded train and the police get in, I’m the only one who is asked to show ID,” tweeted …

Ozil Donates £30,000 on Arsenal Charity Ball

LONDON – Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil spent £30,000 on a special-edition “Invincibles” Rolex watch during Arsenal’s annual charity fundraising ball, to support different charity causes. Ozil was among the biggest contributors on Thursday evening at the Arsenal Foundation’s event, which raised a combined £442,734 to help fund a new coaching program in the Zaatari Refugee …

Ozil Kisses Bread Thrown At Him By Opposition Fans

DUBAI – Arsenal midfielder Mesut Özil’s reaction to having a bread thrown at him by fans has won him praise. After kissing the bread and touching it to his head, he carefully placed it on the ground. The incident happened during Arsenal’s 1-1 draw with Atletico Madrid in the Europa League semi-final at the Emirates …

Muslim Heroes of English Premier League

LONDON – Liverpool fans’ love for the Muslim ‘Egyptian King’ shows how much the English sport has changed since the days of the National Front (NF) far-right fascists chanting on terraces. Britons are changing their opinion about Muslims in the Premier League. The indisputably stylish and devoted Muslim sportsmen of the English Premier League (EPL) …

Arsenal Player Reveals Importance of Islam in His Life

Arsenal defender and German international Shkodran Mustafi has revealed the importance of his Muslim faith, adding that Islam has helped him all through his life and career, The Telegraph reported on Wednesday, October 5.



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