Mesut Ozil says he endured a “frustrating, sleepless night” as Arsenal crashed out of the Europa League.

Arsenal were hoping to end Arsene Wenger’s 22-year reign on a high by reaching the final later this month but a 1-0 second leg loss at Atletico Madrid consigned them to a 2-1 aggregate defeat.

It was a somewhat insipid display from the Gunners – and Ozil and his teammates have been criticised in the aftermath.

Steve Sidwell, who came through the Arsenal youth system, told Sky Sports: “Of late, their big players haven’t turned up on big occasions, when they should do.


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