Pierre-American Aubamiang has revealed what Arsenal boss Michael Arteta told him, agreeing to move forward.
Announcing this on Tuesday afternoon, Gabon International has signed a new contract with North London to keep him with the club until 2023.
It would see the 31-year-old make ড 250,000 a week at the Emirates Stadium and put an end to speculation that he would leave the club.
The captain has now explained that manager Arteta, who saw his player hit the back of the net after the Gunners started his first wicket in the Premier League, called him to stay.
Speaking on the club’s official YouTube channel, Obamayang said: “He was simple and honest – that’s what I like because we are honest.
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“She said, ‘OK, you can go. I don’t know what’s on your mind.’ [thinking] Right now, however, you can leave and take the trophy to other clubs or you can stay here and get a legacy ‘.
“It simply came to our notice then. ‘Inheritance’
“She is OK. We had a chat when we were in lockdown. We were talking about a game and I had to do a summary.
“He called me and said, ‘Forget it.’ I probably prepared two pages and he said, yes, forget it. Let’s talk about the real thing ‘.
He said ‘I want to be honest with you, how do you feel’. And I was ‘I have to tell the truth, I feel very good’.
“You can feel the emotion in the two or three months since he was here. He is very good and he can rely on that kind of guy.
“It simply came to our notice then. What [he] Told me about inheritance and things, I really thought about it. I thought it was the right way, the real way to come.
Obama’s father also played a big role in the negotiations by provoking the new agreement in the summer.
And the 31-year-old went on to reveal her conversations with Aubrey Sner about the three-year contract.
“We talk a lot about football,” the forward added.
“When I told him‘ I think it’s the right moment to stay ’, he was,‘ I hear you, that’s your decision.
“Of course, I can give you advice, but you have to choose for yourself.”
“We were always talking about the same thing.
“I have to work / I’m the captain of this team now, so it’s really something special. Of course he was also the captain. ”
But Obamayang’s new deal does not mean Arteta will end spending this summer.