Arsenal’s Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang indicators new three-year deal


British media reported Aubameyang’s new contract makes the 31-year-old one of many highest earners on the membership alongside midfielder Mesut Ozil.

Aubameyang’s return of 72 objectives for Arsenal in 111 appearances since his arrival in 2018 has made him an important member of the squad, with the striker even taking the captain’s armband within the second half of the season final 12 months.

With Arsenal in peril of lacking out on European soccer for the primary time in 25 years following an eighth-placed league end, Aubameyang led from the entrance to help Arteta’s side win the FA Cup and qualify for the Europa League.

The striker scored twice within the semi-final victory over Manchester Metropolis and repeated his heroics within the last in a 2-1 comeback win over Chelsea.

Aubameyang ended final season because the membership’s prime scorer with 29 objectives, which included 22 within the league, one objective shy of Golden Boot winner Jamie Vardy. He was additionally the one Arsenal participant named within the Workforce of the Yr.

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“It was necessary for Pierre-Emerick to stick with us… He is an necessary chief for the workforce and an enormous a part of what we’re constructing,” Arteta mentioned.

“He needs to be up there with the very best gamers on the planet and go away his mark. He can obtain that right here.”

Aubameyang’s contract extension follows the addition of Chelsea winger Willian to Arsenal’s ranks after the Brazilian turned a free agent in addition to defender Gabriel Magalhaes from French facet Lille.

Reuters