FC Barcelona have confirmed the arrival of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on a free transfer. The 32-year-old has signed a contract until 2025, but the two have the option to part ways in 2023. His release clause is worth €100 million.
FC Barcelona and Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang have reached an agreement for the striker to join the club after the striker’s contract with Arsenal terminated,” Barcelona said in a statement.
Barcelona were not in a rush to sign Aubameyang because he is joining the Catalan club on a free transfer, giving them more time to get everything in order. On Wednesday, they finally finished the paperwork.
His team titles include the French League Cup (2013) with Saint Etienne, the German Cup (2017) with Dortmund, and the FA Cup with Arsenal (2020).He has 72 full international caps for Gabon and has 30 goals to his name.
It will be great to see Aubameyang play for Xavi’s Barcelona. He is also registered in the Europa League.