SIDE ARABIAN, Al Hilal wants Arsenal to drop Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang on loan – and is willing to pay his full £350,000-a-week salary, according to reports.
The 32-year-old has been heavily linked with leaving the Emirates due to unpopularity under MIkel Arteta after being stripped of the captain’s armband.
Aubameyang is understood to have loan offers from Al Nassr on the table, with the obligation to sign him permanently for £6.7 million.
And now their Saudi rival Al Hilal is said to have entered the race to attract the Gabon international to the Middle East.
Follow Daily mailAl Hilal are also keen to take the player to the Gulf nation on loan, where they are prepared to pay his full £350,000-a-week salary.
The newspaper claims that they will pay him as an attractive offer for Arsenal.
They even claimed that the club had put together a package to turn his potential loan into a long stay in the summer.
It is reported that Aubameyang and his team will consider an offer from Al Hilal.
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Along with interest from Saudi Arabia, European clubs are also keeping an eye on the former Borussia Dortmund player in January.
Sky Sports reporter Dharmesh Sheth reveal at least NO. 5 teams are interested in central strikers.
He tweeted: “Several European clubs are interested in signing Aubameyang. AC Milan, Juventus, PSG, Marseille and Sevilla among them.
“Al Nassr loan price is still on the table. Arsenal will listen to offers.”
Aubameyang returned to England after returning to Arsenal early out of the Africa Cup of Nations after having a heart attack.
But he has announced that he was completely healthy as he provided an update on his fitness in an Instagram post.
It read: “Hi guys, I’ve returned to London for further check-ups, and I’m happy to say my heart is completely fine and I’m perfectly healthy!!
“Really appreciate all the messages over the last few days and I’m back to it.”
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