Wout Weghorst responds to Arsenal transfer speculation

first_imgWout Weghorst responds to Arsenal transfer speculation Advertisement Advertisement Comment Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 4 Jul 2020 8:15 amShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link1kShares Wolves v Arsenal: Mikel Arteta press conferenceTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 13:01FullscreenWolves v Arsenal: Mikel Arteta press conferencehttps://metro.co.uk/video/wolves-v-arsenal-mikel-arteta-press-conference-2203332/This is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘In the end, of course, I also made a clear career plan, mapped out a plan. But you always have to see how it goes.’AdvertisementAdvertisementAny potential move for Weghorst is likely to hinge on the future of club captain and this season’s top goalscorer Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang.The Gabon international has a year remaining on his current contract but the latest reports claim the 31-year-old is keen to extend his deal despite Arsenal’s remote hopes of qualifying for Europe next season. 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 ArsenalAubameyang is said to want a three-year contract worth £250,000-a-week which would see him cement his position as the club’s second highest earner, behind Mesut Ozil. The former Borussia Dortmund star addressed his future after scoring twice in Tuesday’s 4-0 win over Norwich, saying: ‘We’ll see,’ Aubameyang said. ‘We’ll talk with the club and we’re going to see what’s going to happen.’MORE: Mikel Arteta vows to address David Luiz’s ‘weaknesses’ as he hails influence of Arsenal defenderMORE: Arsenal legend Charlie Nicholas says three players make Manchester United vulnerable Werder Bremen striker Wout Weghorst have been scouted by the likes of Arsenal and Newcastle (Picture: Getty)Wolfsburg striker Wout Weghorst admits he is flattered by speculation linking him with a summer move to Arsenal.The Dutch striker enjoyed an impressive season in the Bundesliga, scoring 16 goals in a side which finished seventh in the table. Only Robert Lewandowski, Chelsea-bound Timo Werner and Jadon Sancho were more prolific than the 27-year-old who has also been scouted by Newcastle. Responding to Arsenal’s reported interest, Weghorst said: ‘That would be nice, wouldn’t it. That would be a good thing, of course that fits in the perfect picture.’ADVERTISEMENT‘This is a very boring answer, but you really shouldn’t be asking me about that. I would say call them up,’ he added when asked if he had been in contact with any potential suitors.last_img

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