Loads of fans have been responding to Gary Lineker’s simple but accurate take on Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
The 30-year-old gave the Gunners’ faint Champions League hopes a boost after inspiring his side to a 4-0 win over Newcastle United. He scored the opening goal with a brilliant header before Nicolas Pepe, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette all added to the scoreline, prompting Lineker to describe him as “one hell of a goalscorer”.
Where there’s a goalscorer there’s hope…and @Aubameyang7 is one hell of a goalscorer.
— Gary Lineker (@GaryLineker) February 16, 2020
It was Aubameyang’s 15th goal of the Premier League campaign, leaving him only behind Manchester City’s Sergio Aguero (16) and Leicester City’s Jamie Vardy (17) in the goalscoring charts. With his contract set to expire next summer, it is no surprise some Arsenal fans are fretting as they call for him to be given a new deal.
He scored 22 league goals last season and is well on course to reach the 20-goal mark once again, so the north London club really need to be doing all they can to keep him at the Emirates.
Take a look at how fans responded to Lineker’s tweet about the Arsenal captain below…
— Hammond Ofosu-Appiah (@IamNinoB) February 16, 2020
more reason Barcelona will come for him this Summer
— Edmund Jesus… (@EddyIdibia) February 16, 2020
— @llllVetiverllll (@llllVetiverllll) February 16, 2020
How woeful we’d be without Auba this season… gotta get him to sign an extension!
— Nick Kocz (@Arsenalhound) February 16, 2020
He’s nearly as much of a ‘goal hanger’ as you were !
— Julian Soons (@jsoons1974) February 16, 2020
another one trick pony , they all get found out
— hate the SNP (@SNP_YAWN) February 16, 2020
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