Arsenal star Mesut Ozil has sent a personal message to two Indian parents who have named their son after him.
Inzaman-Ul-Haq and Fida Sanam have named their little boy Mehd Ozil.
The Gunners sent staff out to Kerala in the country’s south to pass on Ozil’s best wishes to the family and film them discussing their favourite player.
The Germany star wrote on Twitter: “Great honour to be the inspiration for the name of this child.
“Sending my best wishes back to India and all the best for Mehd Ozil .
“Hope Mehd will assist his family with lots of smiles and memories in the years to come.’’