Auba Arteta Edu all react after striker OFFICIALLY agrees three-year Arsenal deal.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has agreed to stay at Arsenal for another three seasons.
Regarded as one of the finest strikers in the game right now, the future of Aubameyang has dominated the headlines for Arsenal all summer transfer window, as he still hadnt signed a new contract with the club
It is believed the likes of Barcelona and Juventus were ready to swoop in and try to get a deal done, but Mikel Arteta was confident that Aubameyang will sign a new contract and stay at the Arsenal.
And after months of speculation, the Gabon hitman has opened up and told Arsenal fans that signing for this special club was never really in any doubt: “Signing for this special club was never in doubt,” Auba said. “It’s thanks to our fans, my team-mates, my family and everybody at this club that I feel like I belong here. I believe in Arsenal. We can achieve big things together. We have something exciting here and I believe the best is to come for Arsenal.”
Mikel Arteta added: “It was important for Pierre-Emerick to stay with us. He’s a superb player with an incredible mentality. Being the player to have taken the least amount of time to reach 50 goals with this club tells you everything you need to know about him and his way of working.
“He’s an important leader for the team and a big part of what we’re building. He wants to be up there with the best players in the world and leave his mark. He can achieve that here.”
Technical director Edu said: “It’s clear Auba loves the club and everything we stand for on and off the pitch. He’s obviously a very important part of the team so we’re all delighted he has committed his future to us. It’s a big boost for everyone – fans, team-mates and staff.”
great news for the club…great news!
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