Mikel Arteta sends back mesaage to in-form Aubameyang

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is a man in form for Chelsea, and the Gabon international who joined Chelsea from Barcelona over the summer, is looking to be at his peak yet again.

A video was released recently in which Aubameyang had claimed Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta doesn’t know how to handle big players.

Asked about the nature of his Arsenal exit in a video with A Jewellers, Aubameyang said: “I remember they [Barcelona] first called my father.

“We knew the coach, Xavi, then he called me and said there is an opportunity because you have those problems with Arsenal, but if you come you will help us a lot, so I said, ‘okay’.

“But to manage big characters or big players, he [Arteta] can’t deal with it.

“He [Arteta] needs some young players, they don’t say anything, they listen.”

Arteta has responded to Aubameyang’s claim, saying he’s free to say whatever he wants to say.

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