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Aubameyang has to stay, says Willian
In an interview on Thursday, Willian was quizzed on the importance of Aubameyang and what it means for the team in retaining his services.
“Willian responded “I joined Arsenal because we can challenge for titles but Pierre will be a big part of the plan.
“He has to stay — it is very important to me.”
“This is a guy who gets 25-30 goals a season and we have to keep a player like that.
He’s one of the best players in our team and somebody I want to be making chances for.”
Arleta wants to win Champions League, says Willian
In the same interview, when quizzed on Arleta, he responded;
“When I talked with the manager he told me why he needed me for three years. It was that he first wanted to qualify for the Champions League and win it by the time I left. That was what I wanted to hear.”
Sokratis Welcomes new baby
Arsenal defender, Sokratis Papastathopolous has welcomed his first child after a successful delivery from his wife on Thursday night.
The player revealed the news via his social media handles, posing along side his wife and new born baby.
Update On Lille Center back, Gabriel
Reports on Thursday claimed PSG had entered the fray for the defender with Napoli also in the mix. CalcioMercato however, remain adamant that the player is heading to Arsenal, with his heart set on the move to England.