Ozil’s Arsenal contract is up on the finish of this season and talks over recent phrases have stalled.
He can be allowed to depart the membership for unfastened subsequent summer time, so Arsene Wenger would possibly need to promote in January to recoup a few of £42.5million they spent on him 4 years in the past.
Hislop reckons Mario can be a like-for-like alternative for Ozil and says it will be just right trade for all events.
“At only 24 years old, this makes sense,” Hislop instructed ESPN FC.
“A like-for-like swap positionally.
“As just right as Mesut Ozil has been, I’m now not certain he’s definitely worth the cash that he’s been asking for or used to be even at the desk.
“I put this down as successful, I feel it is smart for participant and membership. Both gamers and membership.
“I feel it is smart, like-for-like swap.
“I’m now not offered on Ozil long-term at Arsenal, not at all for the cash he’s been asking for.
“I simply don’t really feel Arsenal can proceed to hold Ozil as they have got accomplished.
“Joao Mario for me a greater are compatible at 24 years previous.
“I believed Joao Mario to Arsenal is successful, consequently, that’s the opposite facet of the very same level.”