Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Arsenal forward reportedly agrees new deal' worth £250,000-a-week

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Arsenal forward reportedly agrees new deal' worth £250,000-a-week

- Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored 29 goals in all competitions for Arsenal last season

- The 31-year-old has attracted interests from several European clubs including Barcelona

- Reports say the Gabonese has now agreed to a £250,000-a-week new deal for 3 years at Arsenal

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's future at the Emirates has been a topic of discussion for some time now and the Gabonese has reportedly agreed to sign a further deal for another three years.

The Mirror are reporting that the 31-year-old has agreed to a new three year deal at the Emirates that will see him earn £250,000 weekly.

Aubameyang who has attracted interests with several clubs in Europe is now in his final year of his contract with the Gunners, but reports say Barcelona are desperate to land the striker.

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And now the Gabonese is set to commit his future to the North London club with an increment of about £70,000-a-week more than the contract he signed with the club in 2018.

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has made it clear that he wants the striker to remain with the club and he possibly hinted that the player has agreed when he tweeted the hourglass emoji on Sunday, August 16.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang: Arsenal forward reportedly agrees new deal' worth £250,000-a-week
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reportedly agrees new deal. Photo Credit: Getty Images
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Many believed the tweet meant Aubameyang was on the cusp of signing a new deal and the Daily Telegraph reports he is now "extremely close" to doing so.

Aubameyang was Arsenal's top scorer across all competitions last season, netting 29 times and also providing three assists.

Meanwhile, Arsenal on Friday, August 14, announced the signing of Brazilian winger Willian on a free transfer and the 32-year-old will receive £220,000 weekly

The Gunners are now at a risk of backlash having just made 55 staff redundant after the 2019/20 Premier League season.

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According to Daily Mail, Willian's huge weekly wage is made up of a signing on fee, loyalty payments and other bonuses.

Legit.ng earlier reported that a footage and photo of Bruno Fernandes appearing to confront Victor Lindelof for laxity at the back that led to Sevilla scoring the winner against Man United has emerged.

Man United's impressive Europa League campaign came to a dramatic halt following their 2-1 defeat in the hands of the Spanish team.

United came into the match with hope of getting the perfect revenge over the La Liga side who also eliminated from the Champions League back in 2018 under then boss Jose Mourinho.

Sevilla staged a dramatic comeback to stun United on Sunday night, August 16, in Cologne to book a place in Europa League finals.

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