Aubameyang had worn the quantity 17 shirt throughout his time with Dortmund, which is already occupied by Alex Iwobi on the Emirates Stadium.
He additionally has ties to the quantity seven after carrying it for Saint-Etienne and together with it in his social media handles, nevertheless it was taken by good friend Henrikh Mkhitaryan earlier this month.
For Gabon, Aubameyang sometimes wears quantity 9. Alexandre Lacazette, the person he changed because the Gunners’ file signing, is the person who at the moment has that jersey at Arsenal.
It left the lately vacated quantity 14 as an apparent selection for the 28-year-old.
Theo Walcott had worn it for 10 years previous to his current transfer to Everton, nevertheless it was Arsenal legend and all-time high goalscorer Thierry Henry who actually made it well-known in north London.
Upon his arrival, Aubameyang even commented on his personal likeness to Henry.
“The membership has such a giant historical past and nice gamers like Thierry Henry. He is an instance for us strikers. I am a quick participant and I rating objectives too, like Henry a bit bit. I feel I’ve to work so much to be like him, however I’ll do,” he mentioned.
Arsenal followers will hope to see Aubameyang make his debut when Everton go to the Emirates within the Premier League on Saturday night.