Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts to Arsenal hero Ian Wright telling him to ‘sign da ting’

first_imgIt did not take long for Aubameyang to respond, posting a string of smiley faces and laughing emojis.Aubameyang’s latest post is not the first time he has got Arsenal fans excited that he may be staying at the Emirates, having also ‘liked’ a social media post begging him to sign and tweeting a picture of an hour glass emoji.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 ArsenalOn Thursday evening, meanwhile, he went on Instagram Live with his brother Willy and said: ‘Guys, have a good night, enjoy and hopefully great news for everybody.’Aubameyang’s proposed new deal would make him the second highest paid player at the club behind only Mesut Ozil, with Arteta keen to build his attack around the goalscorer after he hit 22 goals in 36 Premier League appearances last season.MORE: Arsenal set to seal Gabriel transfer as he completes medical despite Manchester United interestMORE: Willian pleads with Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to stay at Arsenal and help challenge for Premier League titlesFollow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.For more stories like this, check our sport page. The Gunners’ top scorer is widely expected to commit to a new contract (Pictures: Getty / Twitter)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang continues to tease the possibility he will sign a new contract with Arsenal, this time responding to a plea from Gunners legend Ian Wright.The 31-year-old, who was once again the north London club’s top scorer last season, has less than a year remaining on his current contract which is due to expire in the summer of 2021.It had been suggested that Aubameyang would be sold if he did not agree fresh terms, but Mikel Arteta persuaded the club to offer his star striker the bumper £300,000-a-week deal he wanted. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang reacts to Arsenal legend Ian Wright telling him to ‘sign da ting’ Metro Sport ReporterFriday 21 Aug 2020 11:59 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link6.9kShares Advertisement Advertisement Aubameyang is believed to have agreed fresh terms with Arsenal (Picture: Getty)An official announcement on Aubameyang’s extension is expected early next week, though the Gabon international has been dropping plenty of hints on social media in the meantime.AdvertisementAdvertisementADVERTISEMENTAlthough all parties are on the same page, Arsenal fans are still holding their breath for the star to put pen to paper – even club icon Ian Wright.The former Gunners striker tagged both Aubameyang and Arsenal on social media, writing: ‘Taking so long gonna sign da ting myself’ alongside a picture of him signing a piece of paper. 😆😂🤣🤣— Aubameyang P-E (@Aubameyang7) August 21, 2020 Commentlast_img read more

Tipp Hurling and Football teams named for this weekend

first_imgAs the Tipperary senior hurlers head to Croke Park on Sunday next, March 25th to play Dublin in their re-arranged Allianz Hurling League Quarter-Final at 1pm, manager Michael Ryan has announced his side. There are two changes from the starting XV named for last week’s postponed fixture with Paudie Feehan (Killenaule) and John McGrath (Loughmore-Castleiney) both lining out this Sunday.Therefore the Tipperary team is as follows;  1. Brian Hogan – Lorrha-Dorrha2. Alan Flynn – Kiladangan3. James Barry – Upperchurch-Drombane4. Michael Cahill – Thurles Sarsfields5. Barry Heffernan – Nenagh Éire Óg6. Padraic Maher (Capt.) – Thurles Sarsfields7. Paudie Feehan – Killenaule8. Séamus Kennedy – St. Mary’s Clonmel9. Ronan Maher – Thurles Sarsfields10. Seán Curran – Mullinahone11. Billy McCarthy – Thurles Sarsfields12. John McGrath – Loughmore-Castleiney13. Michael Breen – Ballina14. Jason Forde – Silvermines15. Cian Darcy – Kilruane MacDonaghsSubs:16. Paul Maher – Moyne-Templetuohy17. Ger Browne – Knockavilla-Donaskeigh Kickhams18. Willie Connors – Kiladangan19. Tom Fox – Éire Óg Annacarty-Donohill20. Tomás Hamill – Moyne-Templetuohy21. Donagh Maher – Burgess22. Paul Maher – Kilsheelan-Kilcash23. Eoin McIntyre – Lorrha-Dorrha24. John O’Dwyer – Killenaule25. Dillon Quirke – Clonoulty-Rossmore26. Paul Shanahan – Upperchurch-DrombaneElsewhere, the Tipperary footballers travel to Kingspan Breffni where they will take on home side Cavan in Round 7 of the Allianz Football League Division 2 which has a 3pm throw-in. Manager Liam Kearns has named the same side as that announced for last weekend’s postponed round 6 fixture.The football team lines out as follows;  1. Ciarán Kenrick – Moyle Rovers2. Alan Campbell – Moyle Rovers3. Paddy Codd – Killenaule 4. John Meagher – Loughmore-Castleiney5. Bill Maher – Kilsheelan-Kilcash6. Robbie Kiely (Capt.) – Carbery Rangers7. Jimmy Feehan – Killenaule8. Steven O’Brien – Ballina9. Liam Casey – Cahir10. Josh Keane – Golden-Kilfeacle11. Jason Lonergan – Clonmel Commercials12. Brian Fox – Éire Óg Annacarty-Donohill 13. Conor Sweeney – Ballyporeen 14. Michael Quinlivan – Clonmel Commercials15. Liam McGrath – Loughmore-CastleineySubs.16. Evan Comerford – Kilsheelan-Kilcash17. Kevin Fahey – Clonmel Commercials18. George Hannigan – Shannon Rovers19. Liam Boland – Moyle Rovers20. Emmet Moloney – Drom & Inch21. Jack Kennedy – Clonmel Commercials22. Kevin O’Halloran – Portroe23. Ian Fahey – Clonmel Commercials24. Liam Treacy – Loughmore-Castleiney25. Colm O’Shaughnessy – Ardfinnan26. Stephen Murray – Burgesslast_img read more