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MetiNews.Com - Mikel Arteta has been confident that he can keep Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang with the Gunners
Breaking News ! Mikel Arteta has sent Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang a message all Arsenal fans would like to hear after Arsenal secured their record 14th FA Cup. The club captain scored both goals as the Gunners beat Chelsea 2-1 at Wembley, but had an embarrassing moment when collecting the trophy after full time. Carrying the base with the trophy, he dropped the pair seconds before trying to lift Arsenal's newest prize. After the game, Arteta was asked about the comical moment and gave an even better answer. "He [Aubameyang] needs more experience with trophies, we can get him used to that." he said in his post-match press conference. Video Loading Video Unavailable Click to play Tap to play The video will start in8Cancel Play now Lifting his first trophy as Arsenal captain could go some way to keeping the 31-year-old at the club. Europa League football is now guaranteed for the 2020/21 season which not only keeps Arsenal in Europe, but gives the side more financial benefits in the transfer market. While those are key factors, Arteta has also addressed the impact lifting trophies as club captain can have on keeping Aubameyang in north London. Read More Related Articles Arsenal player ratings: Nicolas Pepe's £72m show as Aubameyang wins place in Gunners history Read More Related Articles Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang drops FA Cup trophy after beating Chelsea "No, I don't have that fear,” he said when asked if it'd be the striker's last game of the club in his pre-match press conference. "What I said is it's a package at the end. You need a lot of ingredients on the table to persuade a player of his level to be at this football club.
. We wanted to keep him and do it in a more long-term way but at the moment he's with us and I think he should be really proud of where he is as well. That has a strong link with everything that you want to experience as a player. Winning the trophy helps to really believe and feel, 'Wow, I want to experience more of these moments.' If you are wearing the armband and you are able to lift that cup, it's such a moment - this is going to help for sure." While he his main message was to Aubameyang, the Arsenal boss also had a message for the games after the game.
"I lost my voice so I'm afraid I can't do anymore," he added. "It's a good start. Thank you so much for all the time being so supportive for the reception I got from the first day. When I walked through this incredible door I understood that the needs are so high. "It's a trophy for them to take and enjoy and be proud. Enjoy it together. Maintain the distance please!"
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