Rejoice, Arsenal FC fans! That's because the massive Arsenal news has arrived, with star striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang officially agreeing to and signing his new contract with the Gunners.
The news just broke on Tuesday, with the club announcing the new deal. It goes without saying, but this is tremendous Arsenal news today, with the Frenchman also sharing how excited he is to get things done.
“Signing for this special club was never in doubt," Aubameyaing said via the club website. "It’s thanks to our fans, my team-mates, my family and everybody at this club that I feel like I belong here. I believe in Arsenal. We can achieve big things together. We have something exciting here and I believe the best is to come for Arsenal.”
The club captain for Arsenal, Aubameyang has been a goal-scoring machine for the Gunners and has emerged as one of the best players in the English Premier League. With him signing his contract, it officially brings to an end any kind of Arsenal transfer news speculation surrounding him.
For a while now, rumors had been swirling the striker would be looking to head elsewhere to continue his career, potentially even during this English Premier League transfer window. That won't be the case now, with Aubameyang signing his new three-year deal.
In the team's season-opening match over the weekend, Auba found the back of the net in Arsenal's 3-0 win over Fulham. He just has a knack for scoring goals, which is why he's so beloved by Arsenal fans at the Emirates Stadium.
After missing out on the Top 4 last season, the Arsenal FC schedule is one all of the supporters will be closely watching in 2020-21. Everyone wants Arsenal to get back to the Champions League. Aubameyang will play a huge role in that potentially happening.