Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang apologises to Arsenal fans after Manchester City defeat

first_img Comment Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has said sorry for Arsenal’s defeat to Manchester City (Getty Images)Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has issued an apology to Arsenal fans following their 3-0 defeat to Manchester City on Wednesday evening.Mikel Arteta’s side went behind in the first half after Raheem Sterling benefited from David Luiz’s error to score from close range.Luiz’s nightmare performance got even worse shortly after the break after he conceded a penalty and was sent off for a foul on Riyad Mahrez.Kevin De Bruyne doubled City’s lead from the spot before Phil Foden completed the win.ADVERTISEMENTArsenal, meanwhile, failed to register a shot on target for the first time in the Premier League this season.AdvertisementAdvertisementAnd the result has dented their hopes of finishing in the top four and securing a place in next season’s Champions League. Advertisement Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang apologises to Arsenal fans after Manchester City defeat Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang apologised for Arsenal’s loss to Manchester City (Instagram)Aubameyang turned 31 on Thursday and after being wished a happy birthday by Arsenal Fan TV, the striker took the opportunity to apologise for the team’s performance against Pep Guardiola’s side.Aubameyang’s reply to AFTV’s birthday message read: ‘Thanks and sorry for yesterday guys’.More: 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 CityMeanwhile, Mikel Arteta admits he is keen to move on quickly following Arsenal’s defeat.‘I want to delete the game from the hard drive,’ the Arsenal manager told BBC Sport.‘It’s a lot of things that happened and there’s no point taking things from this game.‘Just delete it and start preparing tomorrow for the game against Brighton.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Metro Sport ReporterThursday 18 Jun 2020 4:42 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link3.5kShares Advertisementlast_img read more