Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang plays down rumours about wanting to leave Arsenal in January

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang plays down rumours about wanting to leave Arsenal in January

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has dismissed rumours linking him with a move away from Arsenal shortly after the 2-0 win against Man United at the Emirates.

The Gabon international who has a year and a half left on his current deal with the Gunners and has been linked with Barcelona and Inter Milan in recent weeks.

But the 30-year-old has stated that he is committed to the Gunners at the moment and all news regarding him leaving the club are false.

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"The English press likes to talk a lot. For now, I'm here. I'm 100 per cent here," Aubameyang told RMC Sport after the match.

Meanwhile, the former Dortmund striker also took a swipe a Man United fans who taunted him before the Premier League fixture at the Emirates.

A Red Devils faithful approached Aubameyang in the street and taunted him, claiming he would be "in Phil Jones' pocket" during the game.

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And after the game, the point was raised on social media by an Arsenal fan as Aubameyang could not help in aiming a dig at the United fans who filmed the clip.

An Arsenal fan asked: "Where’s that Man United fan who was filming you last night?" Aubameyang replied: "They are sleeping already."

Two first-half goals from Nicolas Pepe and Sokratis Papastathopoulos saw the Gunners beat the Red Devils 2-0 , earning Mikel Arteta his first win as the club's manager.

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Meanwhile, Legit.ng had earlier reported that Jose Mourinho called Southampton's goalkeeper coach Andrew Sparkes an idiot during Tottenham's painful 1-0 loss at St. Mary's.

The Spurs gaffer also accused the ball boys in stadium of time wasting and said that the Video Assistant Referee (VAR) should be rebranded.

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