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Arsenal boss Arteta hopes FA Cup triumph will convince Aubameyang to commit his future to the club

‘He knows I want to build the squad around him’: Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta hopes FA Cup triumph will convince two-goal hero Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to commit his future to the club

  • Gunners captain Aubameyang has less than a year to run on his contract
  • Arteta hopes Saturday’s Cup triumph will convince him to stay at Arsenal
  • Aubameyang scored twice as Arsenal came from behind to seal a 2-1 victory 

Mikel Arteta insisted that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will sign a new contract at Arsenal after inspiring the team with two goals to win a record 14th FA Cup for the club.

The Arsenal captain then dropped the trophy in the special socially distanced self-presentation ceremony.

Aubameyang, who converted a first-half penalty he had won and then scored a superb second in the 67th minute to seal the win, has one more year left on his deal and has yet to commit to the club for next season.

Mikel Arteta hopes Cup triumph will convince Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to stay at Arsenal

But Arteta says his display at Wembley will secure his future at the club. ‘He’ll…