Arsenal Coach Mikel Arteta has spoken about the future of Striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang amid transfer rumours, MySportDab reports.
The Gabon international is set to want a move away from the North London club due to their lack of trophies, but Coach Arteta thinks otherwise.
When asked whether Aubameyang is certain to stay at Arsenal, Arteta said: “I can’t even think about that possibility, he’s going nowhere.”
The 30-year-old is keen for his star striker remain at the club despite reports Aubameyang is not ready for talks over a new contract.
According to The Sun In December, they claimed a potential exit was close after Aubameyang grew ‘fed up’ with Arsenal’s failure to challenge for trophies since his £60million transfer in 2018 from Borussia Dortmund.
At the start of the season, Aubameyang spoke about his plans for the future, but those could have changed since Mikel Arteta was appointed as the new manager.
“I feel that we need a change in this club and we will continue to try. Now this is the time to win trophies, Aubameyang told Sky Sports.
“I’m sure we can win trophies and I am very happy to be here. I feel great.
“For the next years we want to play at the very top level and win many trophies. That’s what we are fighting for.”
Arsenal play next against Marcelo Bielsa’s Leeds United inthe FA Cup before a trip to face Crystal Palace in the Premier League.