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Laurens: Lacazette wants to stay at Arsenal

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Alexandre Lacazette has been tipped for a move away from the Emirates Stadium but the french forward wants to stick around in London. 

Arsenal claimed the FA Cup to show something for their efforts in the 2019/20 season. Their talismanic forwards, Alexandre Lacazette and Pirre Emerick-Aubameyang have been linked with move away. 

Both attackers are nearing the end of their contract with talks of extensions going on. Mikel Arteta wants the duo to stay. He views them integral to his plans with the Gunners.

But the rumors have not stopped. Julien Laurens rubbished the speculated reports and called them what they are. Rumors.

The European football expert shared that Lacazette wants to stay in North London and has no ambitions of leaving the club. 

“I don’t think [Lacazette is going to Spain], or at least I was not told that he was going to Spain or Atletico,” Express quoted Laurens.

“Those rumors have been going on for months but there’s nothing new.

“He wants to stay at Arsenal, he’s very happy there, he’s got two more years on his contract.

“I think Arteta was very happy to use him and to play him.”

While Lacazette has kept tight-lipped about his future, Aubameyang continues to drop subtle hints.