Gabon's striker Aubameyang is not for sale: Dortmund

Mohamed Mosselhi , Monday 20 Jul 2015

The Bundesliga side turned down Arsenal's offer concerning the club's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Pierre -Emerick Aubameyang
Dortmund's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Borussia Dortmund's sporting director Michael Zorc said on Monday that the team's Gabonese striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will not join Premier League giants Arsenal this season insisting that the international striker is not for sale.

The 26-year-old was strongly linked to Arsenal after his 26 goals with Dortmund in the Bundesliga this season.

It was reported that Arsenal made a £28.7million to Dortmund but the latter turned down the offer.

"We rely heavily on Aubameyang - that is no secret," Zorc told German magazine Kicker on Monday.

"I've heard a lot about this [a transfer to Arsenal] but I can say very clearly that it is blocked for him. He is simply not for sale."

The former Saint Etienne striker has three years remaining on his contract with Dortmund. 

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