Arsenal star Alexandre Lacazette has responded to one supporter’s promise that he would get the forward’s name tattooed on his bum.
The Frenchman played a big part in the side that beat Manchester City 2-0 for a place in the FA Cup final.
While he could not find a place on the scoreline, the 29-year-old helped Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang grab a brace agains the cup holders.
The win left Gunners fans in utopia as they upset the odds at Wembley Stadium – and it made one supporter in particular regret their previous comments.
A supporter wrote on Twitter an hour before kick off: “If we win I’ll get ‘Laca’ tattooed on my a**.”
Alexandre Lacazette has responded to an Arsenal fans who wants to get his name tattooed on his bum
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The tweet earned several thousands likes – and also got the attention of his hero, who gave a hilarious response.
“You don’t have to,” Lacazette simply replied.
The Frenchman has scored 12 goals and made six assists this season, hitting some strong form since the resumption of Premier League football.
He scored and assisted in the surprise 2-1 win over champions Liverpool – but he could be set to lose forward partner Aubameyang amid speculation over the 30-year-old’s future.
And the Gunners star has since spoken out about the speculation.
“He is already one of the legends [at Arsenal] because of the amount of goals he’s scored in so few games,” Lacazette told beIN Sports.
“But to be honest, we stopped talking about this [his future] because at the beginning it can be funny.
“But long term you can start to be annoying because you want something that is not maybe the way we’d like and I don’t want to be the guy being a bit annoying [by keep asking the same questions].
The forward was part of the side that beat Man City 2-0 – and said the fan did not have to go through with…