18 August 2010
Realmadrid.com / Translation by Michael J. O'Donnell
Mesut Ozil has officially become Real Madrid's latest signing. The former Werder Bremen player signed a six-year contract with the Spanish club. Second Vice-President Eduardo Fernandez de Blas, Director General Jorge Valdano, Sports Director Miguel Pardeza and Members of the Board were with Ozil during the signing of the contract.
Ozil received several gifts, such as his new team shirt. The German player also had a chance to meet legendary Madridista Emilio Butragueño. Mesut also admired the trophies won by the entity, such as the nine European Cups, the eight basketball European Cups and the Best Club of the 20th Century Award.