Arsenal receive major boost with captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang set to sign bumper new three-year deal worth an initial £250,000 a week
- Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is set to sign a new contract
- The striker’s new three-year deal is set to be worth an initial £250,000 a week
- Further bonuses could make agreement worth more than £300,000 per week
Captain Aubameyang, 31, is poised to commit his future to the club after finalising an improved contract that will run until 2023.
The Gabon striker, whose first Arsenal deal was worth £200,000 per week, will receive a hike in his basic wage in the fresh contract.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is set to sign a new contract with Arsenal worth £250,000 a week
Further bonuses could make the new agreement worth in excess of £300,000 a week and potentially take his earnings beyond current top earner, £350,000-per-week Mesut Ozil.
Aubameyang has scored 71 goals in…