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Mikel Arteta confident on Aubameyang’s Arsenal’s future after FA Cup final win

Arteta wants Aubameyang to stay (Picture: AFP via Getty)

Mikel Arteta believes Arsenal’s talisman Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will commit his future to the club after his FA Cup final-winning display against Chelsea.

Aubameyang scored twice in a 2-1 win at an empty Wembley Stadium, taking his total goals tally to 29 in all competitions.

He has less than a year left on his contract at the Emirates and has been linked with a summer transfer.

It had been claimed that his future may rest on Saturday’s final, with a potential lack of European football in defeat set to convince him he should leave.

But after a fine victory over the Blues, Arteta thinks Aubameyang will be an Arsenal player next season.

‘He knows what I think about him,’ Arteta told the BBC after the win.

Arsenal won the FA Cup (Picture; Getty)

‘I want to build the squad around him. I think he wants to stay and it is just about getting the deal done.

‘But I think these moments will help him to realise and believe that we are in the right path and he is a big part of that.

‘He is loved by everybody at the club. Hopefully he can continue with us.’

Asked if he will extend…