Pierre-Emrick Aubameyang has had a fine start to the season. The Gabon international was in fine form throughout August, scoring the only goal of the game as we beat Newcastle on the opening day.
Auba was on target again as we beat Burnley at Emirates Stadium, cutting in from the left before firing in an unstoppable winner.The forward was also on hand to lay on an assist for Lucas Torreira in our defeat at Liverpool.
For this fine start to the season, he has been awarded the club’s player of the month for the month of August. Auba received 34 per cent of the votes cast, with Joe Willock in second place and Matteo Guendouzi in third.
He didn’t stop there, the forward went on to cop the club’s goal of the month award for his strike against Burnley at Emirates Stadium. He came came out on top, receiving 36 per cent of the vote.
Alexandre Lacazette ran him close, claiming 34 per cent of the vote for his improvised finish in the same game.
Auba’s winner at Newcastle United came third, while Lucas Torreira’s consolation at Liverpool came fourth.