German football expert comments on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to Arsenal speculation

Arsenal are reportedly interested in signing Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang from Borussia Dortmund in the January transfer window.

Well-known German football expert Jan Aage Fjortoft has claimed on social networking site Twitter that Borussia Dortmund will not sell Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in the January transfer window.

According to The Sun, Arsenal are interested in signing the Gabon international striker this month and are willing to spend as much as £42 million.

Aubameyang has been on the books of Dortmund since 2013 and has a contract until June 2020.

The 26-year-old striker is one of the best players at the German club and has been in superb form so far this season.

The former Saint-Etienne star has scored 18 goals and created 18 chances in 17 Bundesliga appearances for Dortmund this campaign.

Aubameyang has a pass accuracy of 70% and a shot accuracy of 58%, and has won 19 headers, eight dribbles and three tackles.

Dortmund are second in the Bundesliga table at the moment with 38 points from 17 matches, eight points behind runaway leaders Bayern Munich.

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