Date: 31st January 2018 at 12:48pm
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Arsenal have confirmed the signing of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia for a club record fee.

The Gabon international, 28, has joined after weeks of speculation on a long-term deal in a fee believed to be worth around £60million.

Aubameyang, who will wear the no.14 shirt worn by club legend Thierry , has scored 172 goals in 213 games in all competitions for Dortmund since 2013, including 21 in 24 matches this season for the Bundesliga side.

With Aubameyang arriving, it will see make the switch to London rivals Chelsea as Michy Batshuayi agrees terms with Borussia Dortmund and for a loan deal.

The signing of Aubameyang will undoubtedly appease most of faithful not only after seeing Alexis Sanchez depart for earlier in the month, but because the striker will reunite with former Borussia Dortmund teammate with whom he has a great understanding and friendship with.