Arsenal’a former captain, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has finally signed for FC Barcelona of Spain in the last day of January transfer window. Aubameyang was officially announced as a Barcelona player following his deal at Arsenal being terminated.
The striker has already been training with Barcelona and under their head coach Xavi Hernandez.
Aubameyang, 32, was out of favour at Arsenal after he was stripped of the captaincy by Mikel Arteta due to several disciplinary issues.
The Gabon star hasn’t featured for Arsenal since December 6, and has scored seven goals in 15 appearances for the Gunners in all competitions this season.
He scored 92 goals in 163 games in all competitions for Arsenal after he joined them from Borussia Dortmund in January 2018, and was key in their FA Cup win in 2020, their Community Shield win in the same year and he helped them reach the League Cup and Europa League finals.