Aubameyang, 30, has been one of many Gunners’ most essential gamers since signing from Borussia Dortmund in 2018.
The Gabon worldwide has netted a formidable 57 objectives in 92 appearances for Arsenal and was named the membership’s new captain in December following Granit Xhaka’s sacking.
Despite his affect on the Emirates, Aubameyang has been strongly linked with a departure from Arsenal this summer season, together with his present contract set to run out in 2021.
The Gunners are struggling to agree phrases with the ahead over a brand new deal and could also be tempted to money in on the finish of the season somewhat than threat dropping him for nothing subsequent summer season.
Inter Milan are the newest membership to specific curiosity in signing Aubameyang and the Daily Express say Arsenal have responded by inserting a £70m price-tag on his head.
Last week, Arsenal legend Paul Merson urged his former membership to maintain maintain of Aubameyang, even when it means dropping him on a free transfer in the summertime of 2021.
‘If I was Arsenal I would keep him and tell him to give us what they can next season, get us back in the Champions League and then you can go for free,’ he instructed Sky Sports.
‘It’s arduous to purchase objectives and this guy is a pure goal-scorer. It’s arduous to purchase that.’
Arsenal supervisor Mikel Arteta, in the meantime, revealed on Friday that the membership’s planning for the summer season transfer window had already begun.
‘We have to plan and we need to know the direction we want to head in and we need to bear in mind different scenarios,’ Arteta stated.
‘I’ve to inform the membership what we want, the place we predict we will enhance and the place we need to finish.
‘And if we all end with the same thing, we put a plan together to try and execute it and make the process as short as possible.’
Arsenal are at the moment tenth within the Premier League – ten factors adrift of the highest 4 – and face Newcastle United on Sunday.