Mesut Ozil announces retirement from international football

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www.independent.co.uk—The midfielder claims to have been the subject of "racism and disrespect" following his high-profile and controversial meeting with Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan

Mesut Ozil retires from international football. Mesut Ozil has retired from international football and hit out at racism in the German FA after being made a 'scapegoat' following their group stage World Cup exit.