Arsenal captain Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang is NOT glad on the membership.
That’s in line with former Republic of Eire and Leicester ahead David Connolly.
Aubameyang has struggled for constant type having scored 9 objectives in 25 Premier League appearances with Arsenal languishing in 10th place this season.
The Gunners captain was additionally dropped to the bench in final month’s 2-1 win over Tottenham for turning up late to a pre-match group assembly.
Connolly believes Aubameyang isn’t in the proper state of mind in the intervening time.
He advised talkSPORT: “There isn’t a manner Aubameyang is glad. His physique language, leaving the stadium early [after beating Tottenham].
“He desires to minimize the center. That’s the issue. Towards Liverpool, he didn’t need to be monitoring Trent Alexander-Arnold on the sting of his field.”
Aubameyang was rewarded with a brand new three-year contract at the start of the marketing campaign after scoring 29 objectives final time period.
However Arsenal fan Darren Bent has admitted the Gunners have performed higher with out the 31-year-old at instances this season.
He mentioned: “He’s the captain as a result of he’s their finest participant. Through the contract negotiations, he was taking part in arguably in addition to anybody, they wanted to maintain maintain of him.
“When he first received the armband, he actually stepped up, received the FA Cup. He received the brand new contract firstly of the season.
“Now, if you happen to’re going to be a captain, you’ve received to be just about undroppable.
“At instances, Arsenal have appeared so a lot better with out him being within the group.”
In the meantime, Arsenal boss Mikel Arteta has come beneath strain for his aspect’s poor home marketing campaign.
The Gunners’ newest setback got here in opposition to Slavia Prague because the Czech membership salvaged a 1-1 draw with a 93rd-minute equaliser within the first leg of the Europa League quarter-finals on Thursday.
However Bent insists the blame can’t be solely placed on Arteta.
He defined: “Arteta has proven he can handle this group of gamers and get them to the degrees the place they are often superb.
“He’s received a trophy already. He beat Manchester and Chelsea [on the way to winning the FA Cup last season], that’s no fluke.
“Even this season, the performances in opposition to Manchester United, Leicester, Spurs [this season].
“The gamers have gotten to take a bit of little bit of blame, you’ll be able to’t simply put all of it on Arteta.”