Tag: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was the primary Captain of Arsenal’s four captains. The Gabonese striker arrived at Arsenal in 2018 from Borussia Dortmund for £56m and earned around £200,000-per-week or £10,400,00-per-year. Auba wore the number 14 shirt. The prolific striker was born on June 18, 1989.

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Arsenal pre-match during the 2021/22 Pre Season Friendly Mind series tournament match between Tottenham Hotspur and Arsenal at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium on 8 August 2021. Copyright: Andy Rowland

Depression “started a little before I was fired from Arsenal” Aubameyang admits

Former Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reveals his struggle with depression and alcohol after leaving the club, highlighting the mental health challenges faced by footballers.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the French L1 football match between FC Lorient and Olympique Marseille (OM) at the Stade du Moustoir in Lorient, western France, on December 10, 2023. (Photo by LOIC VENANCE/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal captain makes Saudi decision

Former Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reportedly rejects a lucrative offer from Saudi Arabian club Al-Shabab, opting to stay in Europe.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates scoring his team's second goal during the French L1 football match between FC Lorient and Olympique Marseille (OM) at the Stade du Moustoir in Lorient, western France, on December 10, 2023. (Photo by LOIC VENANCE/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal captain wants African Ballon d’Or

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang aims for a second African Ballon d'Or amidst uncertainty at Marseille.
Marseille's French forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League round of 16 first-leg football match between Olympique de Marseille and Villareal CF at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, souteastern France, on March 7, 2024. (Photo by CLEMENT MAHOUDEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal captain could be on the move again

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's future at Marseille hangs in the balance as the club struggles to secure European qualification amidst financial constraints.
Ajax' German director of football affairs Sven Mislintat attends a press presentation for Ajax' new head coach in the Johan Cruijff Arena in Amsterdam on June 14, 2023. (Photo by PHIL NIJHUIS/ANP/AFP via Getty Images)

Sven Mislintat set for a sensational return to former club

Borussia Dortmund are set to welcome back a familiar face. Former scout Sven Mislintat close to a return with a contract to be signed 'soon'
Gabon's Pierre Aubameyang (R) celebrates after scoring during the 2012 Olympic mens football match between Gabon and Switzerland at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north-east England on July 26, 2012.(Photo credit PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Former Arsenal captain’s family criticise manager after snub

Aubameyang's strong Marseille form not enough for Gabon call-up. Striker's family slams coach's treatment, raising questions about player's international future.
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Arsenal, Chelsea & Newcastle battle for rising €750k midfielder

Young Ivorian midfielder Mario Dorgeles sparks bidding war between Newcastle, Arsenal, and Chelsea. Get the inside scoop!
Marseille's French forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League round of 16 first-leg football match between Olympique de Marseille and Villareal CF at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, souteastern France, on March 7, 2024. (Photo by CLEMENT MAHOUDEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

23-goal former Gunner praised as player to “build a team around”

Marseille boss Jean-Louis Gasset believes Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is a player you build your team around, with the striker in great form this season.
Marseille's French forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang celebrates after scoring his team's fourth goal during the UEFA Europa League round of 16 first-leg football match between Olympique de Marseille and Villareal CF at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, souteastern France, on March 7, 2024. (Photo by CLEMENT MAHOUDEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal captain makes Europa League history

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang becomes the Europa League's all-time top scorer. Relive his prolific time at Arsenal and his journey to this historic moment.
Lyon's Alexandre Lacazette (3rd L) celebrates with teammates after scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais (OL) and Olympique de Marseille (OM) at the Groupama Stadium in Decines-Charpieu, central-eastern France on February 4, 2024. (Photo by OLIVIER CHASSIGNOLE/AFP via Getty Images)

Maitland-Niles denies Aubameyang in Ligue 1 clash

A few former Arsenal teammates faced off with new clubs Lyon and Marseille on Sunday night, and they ended up being pivotal in the final result.
LEIPZIG, GERMANY - OCTOBER 03: Moritz Volz, assistent coach of Leipzig looks on prior to the Bundesliga match between RB Leipzig and FC Schalke 04 at Red Bull Arena on October 03, 2020 in Leipzig, Germany. (Photo by Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images)

Former Arsenal man named Bayern Munich Women’s assistant manager

Former Arsenal player Moritz Volz embarks on a new chapter as assistant coach of FC Bayern Munich Women, bringing his vast football experience to the role.
LUTON, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 05: Declan Rice of Arsenal celebrates after scoring the team's fourth goal to make it 4-3 during the Premier League match between Luton Town and Arsenal FC at Kenilworth Road on December 05, 2023 in Luton, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Arsenal’s top 25 most expensive transfers

Arsenal Football Club's history of transfers reveals a strategy of high-value investments, showcasing their ambition to excel at the highest level of football.
Marseille's Panamanian defender #62 Michael Murillo (L) is congratulated by Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang after scoring his team's first goal during the French L1 football match Olympique de Marseille (OM) vs Clermont Foot 63 at the Velodrome stadium on December 17, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

€700kpw salary for former Arsenal captain questioned

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's substantial salary at Olympique Marseille raises questions, as he strives to justify his worth with a promising performance.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gestures as he celebrates scoring Marseille's third goal during the French L1 football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Olympique Lyonnais (Lyon) at the Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France on December 6, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal captain silences critics with 7 goals in 4 games

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang turns around his season at Olympique de Marseille, overcoming criticism with a remarkable scoring streak.
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Exploring Arsène Wenger's top 10 strikers at Arsenal, from Thierry Henry's legendary status to Olivier Giroud's memorable goals.
Barcelona's Gabonese midfielder Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang gestures before the start of the friendly football match between FC Barcelona and Manchester City, at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on August 24, 2022. (Photo by Josep LAGO / AFP)

Barcelona or Arsenal? Aubameyang names best spell of his career

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says he's never enjoyed football as much as his time at Barcelona, even going to training on his off days.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts during the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between Olympique de Marseille and Ajax Amsterdam at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille, southeastern France, on November 30, 2023. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang: I wasn’t happy with everything that was happening

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reflects on his journey at Olympique de Marseille, expressing contentment after a hat-trick against Ajax in the Europa League.
Lyon's French forward #10 Alexandre Lacazette reacts after missing a goal opportunity during the French L1 football match between Olympique Lyonnais (Lyon) and LOSC (Lille) at the Groupama stadium in Lyon, central eastern France on November 26, 2023. (Photo by ARNAUD FINISTRE/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal striker’s form dips so much he could be sold

Olympique Lyonnais considers selling former Arsenal striker Alexandre Lacazette and Corentin Tolisso amidst Ligue 1 struggles, with Lacazette's future at Lyon uncertain.
Marseille's Italian head coach Gennaro Gattuso (back) hugs Marseille's Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (R) and Marseille's French midfielder #34 Bilal Nadir (L) after winning the UEFA Europa League Group B football match between Olympique Marseille and AEK Athens at Stade Velodrome in Marseille, southern France on October 26, 2023. (Photo by CLEMENT MAHOUDEAU/AFP via Getty Images)

Criticism of former Arsenal captain grows

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's move to Olympique de Marseille has become a subject of intense scrutiny, with the once-prolific striker struggling to replicate his scoring feats in Ligue 1, leading to widespread criticism.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts during the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and Brest at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France, on August 26, 2023. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Marseille fans losing patience with Aubameyang

Aubameyang faces criticism after a goalless match, but Gattuso defends the ex-Arsenal captain's performance at Marseille.
Marseille's French-Gabonese forward #10 Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts during the French L1 football match between Olympique de Marseille (OM) and Brest at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, southern France, on August 26, 2023. (Photo by NICOLAS TUCAT/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal star questioned after just 5 games

Olympique de Marseille, managed by Marcelino, are enjoying a strong season but face increasing scrutiny over new signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's performance.
Marseille's French midfielder #06 Matteo Guendouzi reacts after missing his penalty during the penalty shootout of the UEFA Champions League second leg of the third qualifying round football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Panathinaikos at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, on August 15, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Arsenal star costs own side Champions League place

Former Arsenal midfielder, Matteo Guendouzi, faced Champions League disappointment with Marseille after a penalty miss.
Marseille midfielder #06 Matteo Guendouzi reacts at the end of the UEFA Champions League second leg of the third qualifying round football match between Olympique Marseille (OM) and Panathinaikos at the Velodrome stadium in Marseille, on August 15, 2023. (Photo by CHRISTOPHE SIMON/AFP via Getty Images)

Former Gunners are hero & villain as Marseille miss Champions League spot

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and Matteo Guendouzi were the hero and villain for Marseille on Tuesday, as they lost their Champions League qualifier on penalties.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea gestures during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on May 02, 2023. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Aubameyang’s father admits his son had nightmare year at Chelsea

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's father says his son's move to Olympique de Marseille is a "big relief" after a "nightmare year".
LONDON, ENGLAND: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea gestures during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on May 02, 2023. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Aubameyang completes free move from Chelsea

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has joined Olympique de Marseille on a three-year deal, leaving Chelsea on a free transfer.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang attends a team training session at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on March 6, 2023 on the eve of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match against Borussia Dortmund. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang’s Marseille move: A nostalgic return or career endgame?

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, the Gabonese striker formerly of Arsenal and currently of Chelsea, appears to be on the brink of a move to Ligue 1 outfit Marseille.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang attends a team training session at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on March 6, 2023 on the eve of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match against Borussia Dortmund. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang close to agreement for Saudi Arabia move

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is close to agreements with a couple of Saudi Arabian clubs for a summer move, as he prepares to leave Chelsea.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang attends a team training session at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on March 6, 2023 on the eve of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match against Borussia Dortmund. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang considers Arabian offer due to Barcelona difficulties

Reports suggest Aubameyang might leave Chelsea for Saudi Arabia, with Milan and Galatasaray showing interest.
Gabon's Pierre Aubameyang (R) celebrates after scoring during the 2012 Olympic mens football match between Gabon and Switzerland at St James' Park in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, north-east England on July 26, 2012.(Photo credit PAUL ELLIS/AFP/GettyImages)

Aubameyang reverses Gabon retirement decision

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reverses his international retirement as rumours abound about his potential return to Barcelona.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang attends a team training session at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on March 6, 2023 on the eve of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match against Borussia Dortmund. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Barcelona to sign Aubameyang for €5m on 1 condition

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's possible return to Barcelona could be a bargain deal, provided he accepts a pay cut.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea gestures during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on May 02, 2023. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

“I’d like to return” Aubameyang wants out of Chelsea

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has confirmed he wants to go back to Barcelona, though they only want him on a free transfer.
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 02: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea looks dejected after Martin Odegaard of Arsenal (not pictured) scores the team's second goal during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on May 02, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Aubameyang pushes for free transfer to Barcelona after failed Chelsea stint

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is reportedly seeking a free transfer from Chelsea to Barcelona, despite the London club's reluctance to lose their £12m investment.
LONDON, ENGLAND: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea reacts during the Premier League match between Arsenal FC and Chelsea FC at Emirates Stadium on May 02, 2023. (Photo by Alex Pantling/Getty Images)

Ian Wright feels for Aubameyang after ’embarrassing’ moment

Ian Wright has admitted it was embarrassing for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to be substituted at half-time of Arsenal's clash with Chelsea on Tuesday.

Havertz injury update ahead of Arsenal vs Chelsea clash

Chelsea's Kai Havertz is available for selection against Arsenal, while both teams deal with multiple injuries in a crucial Premier League encounter.

Aleksandr Kokorin: I turned down Arsenal

Former Dynamo Moscow striker Aleksandr Kokorin opens up about his decision to reject a move to Arsenal and the impact it had on his career.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang waves to supporters as celebrates at the end of the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Chelsea and AC Milan at Stamford Bridge in London on October 5, 2022. - Chelsea won 3 - 0 against AC Milan. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang’s return to Barcelona: Willing to make sacrifices

Aubameyang considers a return to Barça, but the club has outlined financial sacrifices he must make for the move to happen.
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Bernd Leno: Arsenal’s All or Nothing documentary misrepresented reality

Former Arsenal goalkeeper Bernd Leno claims the All or Nothing documentary on the club's season didn't accurately portray the reality behind the scenes.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang attends a team training session at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on March 6, 2023 on the eve of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match against Borussia Dortmund. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Aubameyang’s Chelsea struggles amid Barcelona hope

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has endured a tough season at Chelsea, with the forward hoping for a return to Barcelona amidst struggles for playing time.
Chelsea's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang attends a team training session at Chelsea's Cobham training facility in Stoke D'Abernon, southwest of London on March 6, 2023 on the eve of their UEFA Champions League round of 16 second-leg football match against Borussia Dortmund. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images)

Press report ‘war’ between Chelsea and Barcelona over Aubameyang

Chelsea and FC Barcelona are reportedly at 'war' over the future of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (33) according to press in England and Spain.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JANUARY 12: Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang of Chelsea looks on from the bench during the Premier League match between Fulham FC and Chelsea FC at Craven Cottage on January 12, 2023 in London, England. (Photo by Ryan Pierse/Getty Images)

Barcelona Aubameyang return looks likely

Chelsea forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has hinted at a possible return to FC Barcelona, where he previously enjoyed a brief yet successful stint.