Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang praises team-mates’ spirit after draw with Manchester United

first_img Metro Sport ReporterTuesday 1 Oct 2019 12:47 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link232Shares Arsenal star Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang praises team-mates’ spirit after draw with Manchester United Comment Arsenal managed to rescue a point (Picture: Getty)‘I took the ball from Bukayo (Saka). I was sure I was not offside. I was surprised the referee whistled,’ Aubameyang said after the match.‘I always try to score even if there is a whistle from the referee. I heard the crowd saying it was offside but it was a goal so I was happy.’The draw keeps Arsenal in the top four of the Premier League table, while United sit tenth after seven games.MORE: The stats that highlight just how poor Manchester United vs Arsenal really wasMore: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City Advertisement Advertisement Aubameyang scored Arsenal’s goal against United (Picture: Getty)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang praised his team-mates’ spirit after Arsenal fought back to draw with Manchester United at Old Trafford on Monday night.Arsenal had to come from behind to rescue a point, with Aubameyang popping up with the equaliser after a mistake from Axel Tuanzebe.Aside from a few flashpoints, fans bemoaned the lack of quality shown by both sides and Aubameyang admitted it wasn’t the best match.He said: ‘To tell the truth was not a good game, but we take the point.ADVERTISEMENT Unai Emery speaks after Manchester United DrawTo view this video please enable JavaScript, and consider upgrading to a web browser that supports HTML5 video Play VideoLoaded: 0%0:00Progress: 0%PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration Time 6:24FullscreenUnai Emery speaks after Manchester United Draw is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.‘Great spirit and I’m sure this team will achieve what we want.’Aubameyang turned out to be the difference for Arsenal on the night, but his goal was originally ruled offside.AdvertisementAdvertisementReplays, however, showed Aubameyang was clearly onside as Harry Maguire was caught out of position and VAR intervened to award the goal.last_img

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