Having actually currently influenced Arsenal’s FA Cup semi-final win over Manchester City, the Gabon global scored both objectives as the Gunners originated from behind to defeat rivals Chelsea 2-1 in Sunday’s (AEST) last at Wembley.
It topped an outstanding season for the club captain, who has scored 29 goals throughout all competitors and been respected ever since signing from Borussia Dortmund in January 2018.
The future of Aubameyang has been intensely debated as he is out of contract in 12 months, with the Gunners not in next season’s Champions League, though this win guaranteed they do a minimum of reach the Europa League.
In an on-pitch interview prior to raising the trophy, Aubameyang, 31, insisted he had nothing to say when asked to clarify his future.
Ferdinand felt the ramification was clear.
” That says he is gone,” the former Manchester United and England protector told BT Sport after Toolbox’s record 14 th FA Cup triumph.
“[He said], ‘ I’m going to enjoy this moment with my teammates and I don’t want to discuss my future’.
” That states to me I just feel like either there have been no settlements up to now, which I do not think, or he has currently chosen he is going to go.
” I’m simply discussing my viewpoint. If I am dedicated to the club and staying, this is a minute for me to get it sorted out [and say], ‘ It is refrained from doing yet but I am going to get it sorted out here people’.
” He won’t thank me for stating it, however he sounded like somebody who is already seeking to go in other places.
” Toolbox require to do all they can to get this man to stay – 70 objectives in 109 appearances states everything. And the way he finished [the second goal against Chelsea], Jesus, it was unbelievable.”