Mesut Ozil to launch his own cryptocurrency as he looks to make millions

Former Arsenal star Mesut Ozil is set to launch his own cryptocurrency this week – and he could make millions from it.

Ozil, 32, cashed out his chips at the Emirates to join Fenerbahce in January, and is now using his M10 brand to create a digital coin.

He already has his own clothing brand, M10Streetwear, which launched last year.

Now he wants to expand further and dropped a Twitter hint that 'exciting things coming soon' on Saturday.

The ex-Gunners ace, who has almost 100million social media followers, posted a pic of his eyes glowing gold along with an eye emoji.

He has also adopted the image as his new Twitter profile picture.

According to The Sun, Ozil will officially launch his new cryptocurrency venture over the next few days.

Fans who buy into it can trade it like Bitcoin and also get discounts on his merchandise, plus there will be chances to meet him.

Ozil isn't the first footballer to go into cryptocurrency.

Japan international Keisuke Honda and former Everton and Real Madrid star James Rodriguez have also dipped into the booming sector.

What do you make of Ozil's cryptocurrency venture? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below

Don't miss a thing with our football updates!

Want to be on the ball with all of the latest football news?

Well then sign up for the brilliant Daily Star football email newsletter!

From the latest transfer news to the agenda-setting stories, get it all in your email inbox – don't miss a thing.

How do you sign up?

It only takes a matter of seconds.

Simply type your email address into the box at the top of this article and hit 'subscribe'.

And that's it, job done. You'll receive an email with all of the top news stories every single morning.

You can find out more information on our email newsletter on this link here.

Honda 35, formerly of AC Milan and CSKA Moscow, launched the KSK Honda Coin, in October 2020.

Rodriguez, on the other hand, revealed before the 2018 World Cup that he would be launching his own cryptocurrency.

The Colombian's JR10 Token hit the market in June of the same year.

In launching JR10, the South American became the first active footballer to launch a cryptocurrency.

Ozil will be hoping for more success with his new digital assets than he has had on the pitch in recent seasons.

https://oldtimerfest-muensingen.net/sports-news/joe-root-credited-for-getting-englands-strongest-squad-together-for-ashes-tour/

The talented playmaker left Arsenal under a cloud in 2021 after falling out of favour under Mikel Arteta.

He left north London to join Fenerbahce in January, although that did not bring an end to his feud with the Spaniard.

With fans fuming on Twitter after Arsenal's 5-0 loss to Manchester City earlier in August, Ozil deliberately fanned the flames.

The German tweeted: "Trust the process" in a nod to Arteta's belief that things will come good for the Gunners under him.

Arsenal have improved since, going four matches unbeaten in the Premier League, winning three.

Ozil, meanwhile, has made nine appearances for Fenerbahce this season, finding the net on three occasions.

Source: Read Full Article