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Alexandre Lacazette says his Arsenal future doesn’t depend on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang | Football News

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Last Updated: 31/07/20 11:19pm

Alexandre Lacazette says his and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s Arsenal futures are not entwined

Alexandre Lacazette says his future at Arsenal is not dependent on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang staying.

While Lacazette is tied to the Gunners until 2022, Aubameyang’s deal expires in under a year and he could walk away from the club for free next summer.

Head coach Mikel Arteta has stressed he is confident he can persuade Aubameyang to sign a new contract, especially if Arsenal are successful in Saturday’s FA Cup final against Chelsea.

However, if Arsenal lose they will have no European football to offer their current stars or to entice new signings to the club.

Asked if he has entered talks over a new contract,…