“Chelsea Clash Won’t Be His Last Game” – Mikel Arteta Hints Aubameyang Contract Extension
Mikel Arteta has once again hints that Aubameyang might remain with Arsenal for next season amid transfer rumors, MySportDab reports.
Gunners Coach has come out to make a bold statement concerning Aubameyang’s future with the Club.
The Gabonese striker has been tipped to leave the London club after the conclusion of the current campaign.
The Gunners captain is out of contract in 2021 and has been heavily linked with a move to Inter or Barcelona
Mikel Arteta is convinced Saturday’s FA Cup final will not be Aubameyang’s final game for the Emirates Stadium outfit.
The former Borussia Dortmund player will be heading to the final against Chelsea tomorrow with his future up in the air.
Mikel Arteta has always maintained his belief that the striker will decide to extend his contract at Arsenal.
He insists he is not thinking about the possibility of Saturday being Aubameyang’s final appearance in an Arsenal shirt.
Mikel Arteta Talks About Aubameyang Future:
“No, I don’t have those thoughts,” – according to Mikel Arteta.
He also raised the possibility of the 31 year old staying put even if he doesn’t put pen to paper on a new deal.
“Don’t forget he still has a contract here with us, We want to keep him and do it more long-term.
But at the moment he is with us and I think he should be really proud of where he is as well.”