Arsenal and Gabon striker, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, has reacted to his hat-trick in the Gunners 4-2 victory over Leeds United at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday.
The Gunner’s captain noted that he is happy after scoring his first Premier League hat-trick with the North London side.
He further stated that the development means a lot to him, and he would give the match ball to his kids.
Three goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and a strike from Hector Bellerin gave Arsenal their victory against Leeds.
“Happy, really happy my kids are going to be happy because they will get it [the match ball],” Aubameyang said at a post-match press conference after the game.
“I’m happy with the performance. I knew it would be a hard game – they never gave up, but we managed the game well.”
“The hat-trick means a lot to me. I’m a guy who always works hard. It’s been a tough time for me.”
“Everyone was giving a lot of love to me, my mum and my family. I’ve to say thank you to everyone at the club and the fans.”
Meanwhile, speaking on Aubameyang’s performance against Leeds, Arsenal manager, Mikel Arteta said: “We have been missing his goals and him at his best.”
“He has been training after a difficult period with a family issue and we had a feeling he could be key in this game.”
Source: Naija News