‘I’ll be absolutely buzzing!’ Kieran Tierney desperate for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to sign new Arsenal contract

first_img‘I’ll be absolutely buzzing!’ Kieran Tierney desperate for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to sign new Arsenal contract Kieran Tierney wants Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to stay at Arsenal (Pictures: Sky Sports / Getty)Kieran Tierney says he will be ‘absolutely buzzing’ if Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang commits his future to Arsenal by signing a new deal.Aubameyang, who has scored 71 goals in 110 matches for Arsenal, has entered the final year of his current contract at the Emirates.It appeared as though the Gunners may look to sell Aubameyang this summer to avoid losing him for nothing in 12 months’ time, but Arsenal are now increasingly confident he will put pen to paper on a new deal.Asked about Aubameyang potentially staying at the Emirates, Tierney told Sky Sports: ‘Hopefully man, hopefully!ADVERTISEMENT🗣 “He’s one of the best guys, most humble guys I’ve ever met. I’ll be absolutely buzzing, to be honest”Kieran Tierney on his teammate & captain @Aubameyang7 👏 pic.twitter.com/tqCwx9qpSZ— Football Daily (@footballdaily) September 1, 2020‘He’s brilliant, brilliant for the team, brilliant for me. He’s an absolute joy.AdvertisementAdvertisement‘One of the best guys, one of the most humble guys as well.‘He’s a great captain, leads by example and if we can sign him I’ll be absolutely buzzing to be honest.’Gabon international Aubameyang was asked about his future following Arsenal’s victory over Liverpool in the Community Shield and said: ‘We’re going to see these coming days.‘Today we get the trophy and that’s it. We are improving. There is still work to do but I’m really happy and it’s an exciting time to be an Arsenal player.’Last month, another Arsenal player – new signing Willian – also urged Aubameyang to stay in north London.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man CityThe former Chelsea forward said: ‘I joined Arsenal because we can challenge for titles but Pierre will be a big part of the plan.‘He has to stay – it is very important to me. This is a guy who gets 25-30 goals a season and we have to keep a player like that.‘He’s one of the best players in our team and somebody I want to be making chances for.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page.MORE: Arsenal defender Rob Holding close to Newcastle United loan moveMORE: Dani Ceballos closing in on Arsenal return following Mikel Arteta intervention Comment Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 1 Sep 2020 3:31 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link16.5kSharescenter_img Advertisement Advertisementlast_img