Mesut Özil is one of the most expensive German players ever. In January this year, he signed a brand new contract with Arsenal for a whopping £350,000 a week. Apart from the direct earnings from the sport, Özil also makes money from the three big brands that he endorses. Here is a brief report of all of them.
In June 2013, Özil made the switch from Nike to Adidas. The present deal is worth €25 million and will end in 2020. Very recently Adidas launched an ad featuring Lionel Messi, Gareth Bale, and Mesut Özil.
2. Mercedes Benz
In June 2016, Mesut Özil became the brand ambassador of Mercedes Benz. Özil’s massive social media presence helped him negotiate a favorable amount from this leading automobile brand.
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3. Beats By Dre
Özil and Beats joined hands at the beginning of 2017. Just a couple of days back the brand launched its recent advert with Harry Kane, Neymar, and Mesut Özil.