Sport Aubameyang set to sign a contract extension at Arsenal

12:20  05 august  2020
12:20  05 august  2020 Source:   readsport.co

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will now sign on to extend his contract as Arsenal beat Chelsea to win the FA Cup final on Saturday. Last week, French outlet L’Equipe report that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is only likely to stay at Arsenal and sign a contract extension if they win in the FA

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is yet to rule out the possibility of signing a contract extension at Arsenal but talks have not progressed since the most recent round of negotiations. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has less than 18 months remaining on his Arsenal contract (Picture: Getty).

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang holding a sign: Arsenal v Chelsea - FA Cup Final © Catherine Ivill/Getty Images Sport Arsenal v Chelsea - FA Cup Final

The news that plenty of Arsenal fans will be hoping for at the moment is the news that club captain Pierre -Emerick Aubameyang has signed a new contract with the club, and it looks like this could soon be the case.

Many Arsenal fans were left hopeful after the FA Cup final victory as the Gabon international posted a photo of him and manager Mikel Arteta on his social accounts with the caption “My Manager.”

Aubameyang sends Watford to D2

 Aubameyang sends Watford to D2 © Supplied by Sports.fr Aubameyang with Arsenal Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang got himself a brace in Arsenal's last Premier League game against Watford (3-2) on Sunday. Eliminated from the race for Europe even before the 38th and final day of the Premier League this Sunday - but opposed to Chelsea in the FA Cup final in a week - Arsenal concluded with a victory against Watford (3-2) , Sunday, thanks in particular to a successful Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang .

Aubameyang ’s contract at Arsenal expires at the end of next season and reports have linked him with a move away from the club. Newcastle and England legend Alan Shearer believes it will soon be time for Arsenal to decide whether to sell Aubameyang to avoid losing him for nothing in 18 months.

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Arteta is ‘confident’ that his star forward will remain at the club for years to come as it is believed that the Spanish manager has convinced Arsenal’s leading scorer that the club can compete for silverware again, according to the Times.

The new deal would see Aubameyang get a wage increase to an amount close to £250,000 a week, making him the second-highest earner at the North London club, behind midfielder Mesut Ozil.

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Arteta and the Arsenal board will be desperate for the striker to sign a new contract due to his world-class goal scoring form over the past two seasons. The Gabonese international has scored 54 goals and provided 12 assists in his 93 appearances in the Premier League. This saw him take home the Golden Boot in 2018/2019 and come runner up the season after.

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  ‘Who wouldn’t be proud of a son like you’ – Aubameyang’s father congratulate Arsenal star on goalscoring feat The Gabonese striker ended the 2019-20 Premier League season with 22 goals, thesame number of goals he scored for the Gunners last termAubameyang ended the English top-flight campaign with 22 goals after 36 outings, the same number of the goals he scored for the Emirates Stadium outfit in his first full campaign in England.

Aubameyang is out of contract at Arsenal in the summer of 2021, and is yet to confirm whet after he was pictured appearing to gesture signing a new contract . But some Arsenal fans certainly think Aubameyang is veering towards penning an extension after he appeared to gesture doing exactly

Mikel Arteta is confident Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will sign a new contractCredit: Getty Images - Getty. Aubameyang yet again leads Arsenal 's goalscoring charts this season having found the back of the net on 25 occasions in 41 outings in all competitions.

Countless Arsenal fans across the globe are anticipating this contract renewal as if it was a new signing and would give them a large amount of hope going into the next few seasons.

Paying a large salary to an ageing player might not always be the wisest decision but in this case, the Gunners are right to do what it takes to play a player with the quality of their captain.

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Lacazette, Aubameyang's collateral victim? .
© Supplied by Sports.fr Alexandre Lacazette The future of Alexandre Lacazette at Arsenal is written in dotted lines. The French striker, who has had a roller-coaster season with the Gunners, could be transferred in the event of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's contract extension. Atlético de Madrid are already in the running. Arrived at Arsenal in 2017, Alexandre Lacazette had a complicated 2019-2020 season.

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