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Aubameyang hoping to see big changes under Ljungberg

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Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang feels confident that Freddie Ljungberg can turn around Arsenal’s fortune.

Arsenal parted ways with manager Unai Emery following some poor displays. The club appointed its former player Freddie Ljungberg as the head coach as the immediate replacement.

But the new manager wasn’t successful in turning around’s the club’s fortune as Arsenal were held to a draw against Norwich City.

Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang, who scored twice in the last match, is confident of the new manager’s abilities. The Gabonese claimed that Ljungberg know Arsenal inside out and is the right man for the job.

“He can give us something special,” Aubameyang was quoted by Metro.

“If I’m not wrong, he was part of the ­Invincibles. His career speaks for itself. We will try to follow him and give the best for him.

“Everybody is respectful of Freddie. He played for Arsenal, he knows as a player how we feel. It’s interesting to have him,” the Arsenal captain added.

“We had only one [training] session with him, maybe two for those guys who didn’t play on Thursday.

“We will see this week what is going to happen. I think it’s good for us. He played for Arsenal and he has this in his heart,” Pierre Emerick-Aubameyang insisted.

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