Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna declares that the Gunners cannot afford to lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer.
Former Arsenal defender Bacary Sagna has actually declared that the Gunners cannot afford to lose Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang this summer.
The 30- year-old has actually been constantly linked with an exit from the Emirates just recently, with Barcelona and Real Madrid both allegedly keen on an offer for the striker.
Nevertheless, Sagna, who made 284 appearances for Arsenal in between 2007 and 2014, has actually advised his former side to keep hold of the Gabon international.
Speaking to Goal, Sagna stated: “He can’t go now since Arsenal are on the way to structure something strong.
” They can’t afford to lose him. Simply pay him since if they desire somebody else of his quality they cost ₤150 m.
if they have to pay him.
” So do not invest this ₤150 m, simply invest ₤50 m and provide it to him. It’s the exact same as Robin van Persie and I think you have to gain from that situation.
“Auba deserves it. I’m not saying that because of his name or because he has scored a few goals. He’s the best striker in the league.”
Aubameyang has actually signed up 61 goals in 97 appearances throughout all competitions for Arsenal considering that his arrival from Borussia Dortmund in 2018.