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Jamie Carragher tells Mikel Arteta to consider selling Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January

Aubameyang’s contract expires in 18 months (Picture: Getty)
Jamie Carragher believes Mikel Arteta could be well served by selling Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January, with his Arsenal contract expiring at the end of next season.

The legendary Liverpool centre-half thinks the Gunners could ‘cash in’ on their star man, should a sizeable offer come their way for the Gabon international.

While Carragher recognises he is ‘one of the top strikers in the Premier League’ – with Aubameyang scoring 14 goals in 21 starts for his club this season – he believes Arsenal are in a dangerous position where they could risk losing him for free.

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And he suggested it may be wise to let him move on in January, with Alexandre Lacazette a ready-made replacement to lead the line for Arsenal.

‘You look at up front and the age of Aubameyang, he’s got a year to go,’ Carragher..

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Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang stands hands on hips
Aubameyang’s contract expires in 18 months (Picture: Getty)

Jamie Carragher believes Mikel Arteta could be well served by selling Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang in January, with his Arsenal contract expiring at the end of next season.

The legendary Liverpool centre-half thinks the Gunners could ‘cash in’ on their star man, should a sizeable offer come their way for the Gabon international.

While Carragher recognises he is ‘one of the top strikers in the Premier League’ – with Aubameyang scoring 14 goals in 21 starts for his club this season – he believes Arsenal are in a dangerous position where they could risk losing him for free.


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And he suggested it may be wise to let him move on in January, with Alexandre Lacazette a ready-made replacement to lead the line for Arsenal.

‘You look at up front and the age of Aubameyang, he’s got a year to go,’ Carragher told Sky Sports.

‘I wouldn’t be surprised if they cashed in on Aubameyang if somebody offered them big money

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‘That’s even though he’s one of the top strikers in the Premier League.

‘They do still have Lacazette there also but it’s a big job at Arsenal.’

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