Aubameyang Extends Major Record As Arsenal Claims Win At Newcastle United
Arsenal striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, extended the record for most goals scored for the club in his first 50 games after scoring the winner for Unai Emery’s men in the 1-0 victory over Newcastle United at St. James’ Park on Sunday.
— Arsenal (@Arsenal) August 11, 2019
Following a goalless first half, Arsenal finally broke the deadlock just before the hour mark when Aubameyang met a crossfield ball from Ainsley Maitland-Niles and poked past Newcastle goalkeeper Martin Dubravka to score.
Aubameyang’s goal against Newcastle 🔥🔥🔥 pic.twitter.com/X2yr8Ugw3G
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The goal saw him extend his Premier League record for Arsenal to 33 goals in 50 appearances, three more than Gunners record scorer Thierry Henry who was the previous holder for most goals in first 50 league matches played for the north London club with 30 strikes.