But the 29-year-old is holding out for a contract in the region of £300,000 a week.
Alexis Sanchez, 28, is believed to have told the club he will not renew his contract and is ready to leave while Jack Wilshere, 25, has yet to be offered a new deal, despite his enthusiasm and eagerness to stay at the club.
Ozil has also attracted interest from Barcelona, and according to Sport'sTomas Andreu, his agent, Erkut Sogut, met with Blaugrana general manager Pep Segura on December 7 to discuss a move.
Mourinho has kept Mkhitaryan out of the squad for some time now and Ozil could be the man to replace the Armenian playmaker at Old Trafford.
The Germany global has been heavily linked with a move to either the Nou Camp or Old Trafford in either January or next summer, with his current contract at the Emirates set to expire in just over six months.
He caught the eye against Huddersfield Town at the end of November, when he played a starring role in Arsenal's 5-0 win.
The German global will be out of contract next summer and Arsenal will surely not want to lose him on a free transfer.
The biggest thing driving the United speculation appears to be the fact that Ozil has worked with manager Jose Mourinho before, enjoying success together at Real Madrid. But testing their resolve with a bid could pay dividends for United in January.
Iraq declares end of war with ISIS
The United Nations estimates that some 3.2 million people remain displaced from areas that were under ISIL's control. Monitoring group Airways estimated that coalition strikes killed between 1,093 and1,572 civilians in Mosul alone.
A YELLOW weather warning is still in place for the York area on Sunday - with very cold temperatures and the chance of snow. Lowest temperatures for Ulster tonight are expected to be between -2 to -6 degrees in light to moderate easterly winds.
White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders pledged to provide a list of eyewitnesses whose accounts exonerated the president. Whereas Trump's tweets about Hillary Clinton have largely focused on allegations of corruption, his latest assault on Sen.
It was the 56th career receiving touchdown for Thomas, moving him past Shannon Sharpe for No. 2 on the Broncos' all-time list. This was the way the Denver Broncos thought they'd play against that other NY team all those months ago.
He zigged and zagged for 62 yards, dodging defenders all the way, until finally he got dropped from behind by a Vikings defender. An alternative way for the Vikings to win the NFC North - a loss or tie for both Green Bay and Detroit - didn't pan out.
In particular, they called out the 53 people who watched the holiday film every day for the 18 days leading up to December 10. So much so, that Netflix - who are notoriously cagey about their streaming data - chose to call out the superfans.
Chief John Odigie-Oyegun, national chairman of the APC said, "I also congratulate other newly-elected PDP National Officials". The statement reads: "Our great party, the People's Democratic Party is, again, at the threshold of an historical moment".
This is something that - I'm speaking about the number of reports that have taken place over the last couple of weeks. About halfway through, though, Sanders appeared to lose her temper in a follow-up question asked by CNN's Jim Acosta.
Crytek sues Star Citizen studios over use of CryEngine
Saying the company 'utterly failed to follow through on those promises.' in reference to multiple alleged complaints. The agreement with Crytek was to only cover one game and therefore CIG would now be breaching the initial agreement.
Disney Bought 21st Century Fox Assets (Congrats, Marvel)
Disney has purchased 21st Century Fox's film studio and a large chunk of its television production assets for $52.4 billion. Fox has plenty of assets and intellectual properties that Disney could stand to make lots more money from.
Nintendo Switch Reaches the 10 Million Sold Milestone
The Nintendo Switch also attracts an on-the-go gaming base who might not always have time to sit at home on the couch and play. However, despite this early promise, Nintendo is still some way short of the runaway success of the Nintendo Wii.
Winter storm watch issued for Jefferson, Lewis counties
Weather conditions during this period will likely lead to snow-covered, slippery roads, especially in more rural areas. On the back side of the low, lake effect snow will set up, giving us additional snow for Wednesday and into Thursday.
West Indies 87-2 when rain sets in
New Zealand have again thrashed the West Indies , coasting to a 240-run win in the second Test in Hamilton inside four days. Southee , Boult, de Grandhomme and Wagner all finished the day with two wickets, Southee the pick of the quartet.
Iwobi plays no part as Giroud spares Arsenal blushes
It took Olivier Giroud to save Arsenal's blushes in the 84th minute as he came off the bench to head home an equaliser. Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere has hailed Olivier Giroud as one of the best strikers in the Premier League .
US Embassy protest turns violent
The protesters, covered in Palestinian flags, lit fires in the streets and threw stones and objects at the security forces. Official figures show there are about 450,000 Palestinians in Lebanon, but over the years the number has decreased.