As if there were any doubt about the quality of the player Arsenal bought over the summer, he has responded with a goal and two assists since headlines started popping up about his lack of production.
Mesut Ozil contributed an assist and created some chances but missed a penalty badly in Arsenal's 2-0 win over Marseille on Tuesday.
Arsenal XI - Szczesny, Sagna, Mertesacker, Koscielny, Gibbs, Arteta, Flamini, Ramsey, Ozil, Cazorla, Giroud
Arsenal subs: Fabianski, Monreal, Vermaelen, Wilshere, Rosicky, Gnabry, Bendtner
Playmaker Mesut Ozil was suffering with a virus earlier this week but still played in Arsenal's Champions League defeat to Borussia Dortmund.
Mezut Ozil is expected to be fit for Arsenal's match against Norwich this weekend despite leaving Germany's match against Sweden with a knee bruise.
Mesut Ozil was involved in all three goals as Arsenal went to the top of the Premier League with a 3-1 home win over Stoke.
New signing Mesut Ozil missed training with an illness, but traveled with Arsenal to Sunderland.