Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang likes Instagram post demanding Arsenal sell Granit Xhaka

first_img Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 7 Sep 2019 1:07 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link356Shares Advertisement Granit Xhaka’s recentl performances have been heavily criticised by Arsenal fans (Picture: Getty)Granit Xhaka’s recent performances have been heavily criticised by Arsenal fans and his poor form hasn’t gone unnoticed by his teammates, judging by Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s Instagram activity.The Switzerland international started the season wearing the captain’s armband for the 1-0 win at Newcastle, but missed the subsequent victory over Burnley through injury.Xhaka was restored to the starting line-up for the defeat at Liverpool during which Arsenal’s midfield was pulled all over the place by Jurgen Klopp’s relentless red machine, before conceding a needless penalty during last weekend’s north London derby.Arsenal appeared destined for a second successive defeat when Xhaka went to ground and clattered into Son Heung-min, allowing Harry Kane the chance to convert from the penalty spot.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored Arsenal’s equaliser in the 2-2 draw against Tottenham (Picture: Getty)Alexandre Lacazette brought Arsenal back into the contest on the stroke of half time and Arsenal earned a creditable point when Aubameyang prodded home from close range following an astute Matteo Guendouzi pass.Unai Emery defended Xhaka’s performance after the match, while the 26-year-old argued that his mistakes are always overstated while strikers appear to get off lightly.He said: ‘In the London derby, I think we had a good game, I made a mistake with the penalty, yeah, but if you see the game we could have won.‘We had a lot of chances, but this is football, nobody speaks about the chances, how many we missed, always they speak about mistakes. That’s a part of football.’And Aubameyang appears to have taken note of those words, liking a post on Instagram in which a disgruntled fan appears to have had enough of Xhaka and his rushes of blood to the head. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang liked an Instagram post advising Unai Emery to sell Granit Xhaka (Picture: Instagram)More: Arsenal FCArsenal flop Denis Suarez delivers verdict on Thomas Partey and Lucas Torreira movesThomas Partey debut? Ian Wright picks his Arsenal starting XI vs Manchester CityArsene Wenger explains why Mikel Arteta is ‘lucky’ to be managing Arsenalcenter_img Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang likes Instagram post demanding Arsenal sell Granit Xhaka Comment Advertisementlast_img

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