That could give Arsenal an edge in their season opener against Manchester City, who had seven players take part in the World Cup semifinals and may not be back in time for the August 12 game.
The Telegraph has claimed that a whole host of Arsenal first-team players face uncertain futures in the coming weeks.
The now-West Ham star managed to clock up a total of 198 games for the Gunners during his extensive stay there, clocking up a total of 14 goals and 30 assists in the process. "They finished sixth in the Premier League - not the position we want", he added.
It has been a hard few years for the Arsenal target, with Kovacic often forced to watch on as Toni Kroos, Luka Modric and Casemiro dictate matches in the middle of the park.
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The Gunners had appointed Emery as the new boss after Arsene Wenger left the club at the end of last season. I think it is for the team.
Arsenal head coach Unai Emery has offered to help Mesut Ozil rediscover the sort of form that deserted him last season and throughout the World Cup.
"My idea is to know every player and to know, also, the personality of the players", said Emery. I want to work with him in a new way, and with an ambition for continuing with his quality [and] getting better in the team.
He was one of several key players who fell flat for the 2014 world champions, who were surprisingly eliminated as they finished bottom of their group in Russian Federation.