Video: Argentine kid famous for being Ozil's doppelganger

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Paul Gilham/Getty ImagesMesut Ozil bears an uncanny resemblance to a 13-year-old boy in Argentina.

Quite how nobody had noticed the similarity before now is a bit of a mystery, but a teenager from the Tucuman province in Argentina has become somewhat of a minor overnight celebrity after a clip of him being interviewed by a local television station went viral last week.

The reason? Well, for better or worse, 13-year-old Gonzalo Galvan bears an uncanny resemblance to Arsenal's record signing Mesut Ozil.

Much like his German doppelganger, Gonzalo currently plays in the No.10 role for his neighbourhood soccer school team, Villa Santillan, and came to prominence when he appeared on local television and tongues began a-waggin' about 'The Ozil of Tucuman'...

It's not difficult to see why, is it?


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