Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wants £300,000-a-week before signing new Arsenal contract

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang wants £300,000-a-week before signing new Arsenal contract

- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gives Arsenal condition to signing a new contract at the club

- The 30-year-old wants to become one of the highest-paid Premier League players

- Aubameyang wants to earn £300,000-a-week to remain at the Emirates Stadium

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has reportedly given Arsenal the only condition that will make him remain at the Emirates Stadium.

Although the Gabonese star has a deal with the Gunners until the summer of 2021, he has however been linked with a move away from the club.

Top European clubs including Real Madrid have been monitoring the former Borussia Dortmund's progress.

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Aubameyang has now told the north London side to give him a new contract to the tunes of £300,000-a-week and watch him change his mind about leaving the club.

Metro UK revealed that Arsenal have opened talks with the striker over a chance to extend his stay at the Emirates Stadium.

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The 30-year-old has been superb for his Premier League side this campaign - scoring 25 goals in 31 appearances across competitions.

Reports from the player's camp claim he wants to join a club where he can win silverware - including the Champions League.

Meanwhile, the forward insists earlier this week that winning titles will not define his career, adding that he will defend his team.

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"I’m a striker so I will defend my side – I don’t think you need trophies to be a top striker,’ he told Sky Sports.

"Of course, it can help you but we’ve seen a lot of great players that didn’t win trophies but we respect them because of their quality. ‘You don’t need to win trophies but if you win it, it’s better.’

Legit.ng earlier reported that Arsenal's journey in the Europa League this season came to an abrupt end following their 2-1 defeat to Olympiacos at the Emirates Stadium.

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The Gunners took a one-goal advantage from their first meeting last week in Greece but failed to build on it as they allowed their visitors to find the back of the net twice.

They, however, crashed out of the competition on away goals rule despite both teams scoring two goals apiece in the round.

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