According to the latest news and reports, Borussia Dortmund striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is very close to leaving his German side during the current winter transfer window heading to a new English club in the Premier League.
According to the German newspaper “Bild”, the Gabonian striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang didn’t travel with his current team Borussia Dortmund to Berlin, to face Hertha Berlin tomorrow in the Bundesliga Matchday 19, on Friday,
The newspaper suggests that that the absence of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from his team may confirm that the Gabonian striker is approaching an expected move to join Arsenal or Chelsea.
Over the past few hours, several press reports have suggested that there is interest from Arsenal and Arsene Wenger, Arsenal’s manager, in signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang before the end of the current winter transfer period this month, January.
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger has confirmed the negotiations with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and said:”The Gabonian striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has done a lot on the pitch and he proved to be one of the best strikers.”
Knowing that Arsenal are looking to replace Alexis Sanchez, and Chelsea are looking to enhance their squad by a world-class forward due to their goalless games recently where the team is failing to score. Several players were linked with Chelsea’s move such as Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Icardi, and Andy Carroll.