Arsenal confirmed late on Tuesday that the Gabon worldwide had left the membership by mutual consent, ending hypothesis round his future after supervisor Mikel Arteta stripped him of the captaincy because of a “disciplinary breach” in December.
“I’ve at all times been 100% centered and dedicated on doing all the things I can for this membership which is why leaving with no actual goodbye hurts — however that’s football,” Aubameyang wrote in a farewell message on Instagram.
“I am unhappy I didn’t get the prospect to assist my teammates in the previous couple of weeks, however I’ve nothing however respect for this membership and actually want all my guys and the followers all one of the best and plenty of profitable years sooner or later!”
The 32-year-old joined Arsenal from Borussia Dortmund 4 years in the past, scoring 92 targets in 163 appearances for the London aspect.
Stories within the British media stated that Aubameyang educated with Barcelona on Tuesday after flying to the Spanish metropolis on Monday.
Membership president Joan Laporta confirmed the upcoming transfer: “We’ll current Adama Traore (from Wolverhampton Wanderers) tomorrow (Wednesday) and, if all the things continues properly, we may also current Aubameyang.”