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African Superstar Writes Arsenal History

African Superstar Writes Arsenal History

By David Kappel - May 14, 2018 08:34 AM @kappilinho

An African superstar has written his name into Arsenal's history books after breaking a 27-year-old Gunners record.

Click through the mini-gallery above to see the fastest players to score 10 goals for Arsenal.

Despite only joining the club in the January transfer window, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang finished the campaign as Arsenal's second best goalscorer in the 2017/18 Premier League campaign.

He scored his side's only strike in their 1-0 win over Huddersfield on Sunday – Arsene Wenger's final game in charge – netting his 10th goal since joining Arsenal midway through the season.

In doing so, the African became the fastest player to score 10 Premier League goals for the Gunners, breaking the previous record set by Ian Wright in 1991, as pointed out by Squawka.

Aubameyang needed only 13 games to score 10 Premier League goals, one quicker than Arsenal legend Wright.

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Only Alexandre Lacazette scored more league goals for the north London this season, finishing the campaign on 14 strikes.

How many goals do you think Aubameyang can score in a complete season for Arsenal? Have your say in the comments section below.


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Give that man a bells
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