Mkhitaryan: I always enjoy playing with Aubameyang
Arsenal midfielder Henrikh Mkhitaryan has admitted that he enjoys playing with striker Pierre Aubameyang. The midfielder said this after the Gunners’ 3-0 win in their English Premier League clash against Watford.
He said it was difficult to win after losing the previous three games, but they had to find the strength and show in their home game that this was just by chance, according to beIN Sports.The Armenia international noted that he always enjoys playing with past and present teammate, Gabon forward Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, saying that this is something special. In addition, he thanked Aubameyang for providing the assist for his goal and said they need to continue working in the same spirit and scoring more goals.
"I think it could only be in a dream that we could join another club other than Dortmund but I am very happy for that," said Mkhitaryan. I have known him very well, he is one of my best friends and the best team-mate I have ever had. I am very happy to have him here and I think all the fans are happy to see him in an Arsenal shirt. What can I say? I love playing with him. I can understand him from one step and hopefully for the next games we are going to achieve more."
Henrikh Mkhitaryan was among the Arsenal starters in Sunday’s match against Watford, and he played 78 minutes and scored a goal and made an assist.