Gabby Agbonlahor has claimed that Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang would carry out higher ‘1000%’ if he was ‘negotiating a contract’ with Arsenal, as he told talkSPORT.
Final summer time, there was a whole lot of discuss going into the brand new season about whether or not Aubameyang will signal on the dotted line for Arsenal.
The flying ahead had been Arsenal’s finest participant and had simply fired them to FA Cup glory in Mikel Arteta’s first season in cost – appears a very long time in the past now.
However since then, there was a drop-off from the ex-Dortmund famous person, with points outdoors of soccer cited as a type of causes.
Nonetheless, in opposition to Brighton over the weekend, it was one other worrying efficiency from the poacher from Gabon.
And Agbonlahor thinks, Auba signing a brand new deal, at first of the final marketing campaign, has lots to do with it.
“You possibly can’t simply hold somebody on the pitch in the event that they aren’t performing,” stated Agbonlahor. “It’s completely different with Ronaldo as a result of he is likely one of the biggest ever gamers.
“However Aubameyang was poor. He wasn’t holding the ball up. It didn’t appear to be he had that tempo to get in behind that Brighton defence and it was the suitable name to carry him off.
“If you end up searching for a brand new contract, there is no such thing as a lie, your performances are going to go up. As soon as the contract is signed, naturally you’re going to take it down a gear, no less than, that’s what you possibly can see in Aubameyang’s performances since he has signed that contract.
“The place’s the starvation (on Saturday) say if he was nonetheless negotiating his contract for £300k-a-week? Let’s be sincere, if he was nonetheless negotiating a contract, he would have gotten a greater efficiency 1000% in opposition to Brighton.”
Aubameyang was hauled off for Alexandre Lacazette in opposition to Brighton, as he did not have an effect on the Amex Stadium.
The 32-year-old has discovered the again of the web twice within the Premier League this season – each on profitable events in opposition to Norwich and Spurs.
However his performances haven’t precisely lifted the supporters in considering that he’s going to be again to his finest.
With the likes of Emile Smith Rowe, Bukakyo Saka and Martin Odegaard all taking part in in the identical group.
There’s much more inventive expertise for Aubameyang to feast over, and if he’s nonetheless not producing the products regardless of being fed, that’s when followers ought to actually begin to fear.
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