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Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has reportedly made two demands to Atletico Madrid in order to snub Manchester United.
Manchester United want to sign Ozil in January, with Jose Mourinho earmarking the Arsenal star as a priority transfer target.
The playmaker looks likely to leave the Emirates, with his Arsenal contract up at the end of the season.
Atletico Madrid have recently emerged as potential suitors with Diego Simeone hellbent on making Arsenal star Ozil his playmaker for next term.
But Spanish publication Don Balon claim the 29-year-old will only join the La Liga giants if two transfer demands are met.
Firstly, Ozil wants a guarantee of Champions League football.
The German is currently part of an Arsenal side plying their trade in the Europa League following their fifth-placed finish last year.
Ozil has never won Europe’s biggest trophy and will not join a team not in the competition next season.
He came close while at Real Madrid but Los Blancos were dumped out in the semi-final every season.
And, ironically, Real then scooped the prize the season he left for Arsenal.
Don Balon say Ozil’s second demand, however, may be harder to guarantee.
The Arsenal star wants Atletico to keep hold of Antoine Griezmann, despite his current struggles.
The France international has found the net just three times this season and talk of a move away remains rife.
Manchester United nearly signed Griezmann in the summer and could renew their interest should Ozil snub a move.
But Barcelona are also sniffing about, with Lionel Messi encouraging the Catalan giants to make a bid.