Exciting reports have emerged, as per Fanatix, who has revealed that Arsenal have entered negotiations to sign Borussia Dortmund speedster, Patrick Aubemeyang. The North London club has been linked to the Gabon forward in recent times and are said to be readying a £24.8m bid for the forward who scored 15 goals for Dortmund last season in a relatively disappointing season where they slumped to a 7th place finish in the Bundesliga.
Aubameyang has that quality Arsenal need more of: pace. In fact, the Gabon attacker is electric across the ground. He also makes intelligent runs between the lines.
Speed and subtle movement are the core principles of the attacking game Wenger favours (at least when his teams play it best). Aubameyang is certainly the type of fleet-footed, roving front man Wenger has traditionally favoured. This also isn’t the first time the Gunners have been linked with the 25-year-old
Aubameyang has become such a better player that it is almost tough to believe Dortmund will be willing to part ways with him this summer. He’s scored 15 times and provided six assists for the German club in all competitions last season.
Those are solid numbers and evidence of Aubameyang’s growing value. However, an offer so close to £25-30 million would be tough for any team to refuse, Dortmund inclusive