Arsenal coach, Mikel Arteta has come out to insist that the club is close to agreeing on a new contract with star striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.
He recently revealed that he is very happy to win the Community Shield despite the challenges his boys faced in the game.
According to him, he sincerely thanks his players for the effort and the performance to secure another trophy for the club.
He added that trophies will add to Arsenal’s belief in a greater future for players and fans.
His words, “We are close.”
On Arsenal, “I’m so happy. I knew the challenge we were facing today. Thank you to the players for the effort and the performance.
“The courage of the team [was the most pleasing thing], how aggressive we were without the ball and to break the pressure of Liverpool. I knew in the second half we would suffer.
“This generates belief, to be able to compete against a team like this in a final makes me happy.”