Former Arsenal forward Paul Merson prompts club captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to stick with the Gunners.
Former Arsenal forward Paul Merson has actually advised Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to stick with the Gunners beyond completion of this summer’s transfer window.
The Gabon international has actually impressed considering that signing up with Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund in January 2018, scoring 61 times in 97 appearances in all competitions, consisting of 20 goals this season.
The 30- year-old’s offer at the Emirates Arena will end next summer, and there have actually been tips that the attacker will seek to move on ahead of the 2020-21 campaign.
Merson, however, has actually firmly insisted that the attacker must stay with Mikel Arteta‘s side.
“It’s easy saying move to another, more ambitious club and win stuff but there are not a lot of trophies to win, especially with the two phenomenal football clubs Liverpool and Manchester City,” Merson informed Sky Sports News.
” I was very lucky to play for Arsenal for a very long time and make no error about it, it’s a greatclub The turf is not constantly green on the other side, you have actually got to beware. Aubameyang is at an age now where he will play weekly forArsenal If he goes to, state, Manchester United or elsewhere, 4 or 5 bad games and you run out the team.
” He’s going to play weekly at Arsenal and when you are coming towards completion of your profession, 2 or 3 years to go, you have actually got to enjoy your football and play.
“If I were Aubameyang’s agent I would be stressing that he is at one of the best clubs in the world, a phenomenal football club that has as much chance as anybody, bar Manchester City and Liverpool, winning something. For me, I would stay.”
Barcelona, Inter Milan and Manchester United have actually all just recently been credited with an interest.