Big payday for Aubameyang, his wife Alysha Behague, and children


    September 15, 2020, was a big payday for Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, his wife Alysha Behague, and his children as the player finally extended his contract with Arsenal football club.

    The past couple of months have been moments of uncertainties over the future of Aubameyang at Arsenal. Everyone, especially the fans of the club were not sure whether the 31-year-old Gabon international would extend his contract or not.

    In the midst of the uncertainty, Chelsea football club and Barcelona began to show interest in the striker but were not able to do much, thanks to the high price-tag they would have to pay to acquire his services.

    When Arsenal announced that Aubameyang has finally agreed to continue playing for the club until 2023, Aubameyang’s wife Alysha Behague was among the first set people of that took to the social media to celebrate.

    She took to her Instagram account with 70 thousand followers to post a picture showing her husband holding the hands of their two children Curtys and Pierre while at the tunnel of the Emirate Stadium. The trio wore Arsenal jerseys and Behague captioned it with “Arsenal family”.

    Why Alysha Behague was excited about Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang’s new deal

    Why Alysha Behague was excited about Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang's new deal
    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and his family.

    Nobody connected to Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang that would not be excited that Gabon international has extended his contract with Arsenal. Hence, his wife, Alysha Behague who is known to always flaunt the luxurious life she and her family have been living has no excuse not to be happy.

    Before they announced that her husband has signed a new contract, she has flaunted her new nails while she was seated inside a Lamborghini.

    Alysha Behague knows that life would no longer be the same based on Aubameyang’s new deal. When he was earning just £180,000-a-week wages, they were already living big. According to reports, the new deal Aubameyang signed with Arsenal will earn him £250,000-a-week which makes him the second-highest-paid player at Arsenal behind Mesut Ozil.

    Aubameyang and his family.

    This means that Alysha League and her children £70,000 to spend on their expensive lifestyle. To even make it more beautiful, the weekly wages would not be the only thing Aubameyang’s family will depend on, Arsenal will pay him bonuses for goals scored, winning matches, qualifying for Champions League, becoming the league top scorer, and other add-ons for the next three years.

    “Signing for this special club was never in doubt,” Aubameyang said in a statement. “It’s thanks to our fans, my teammates, my family, and everybody at this club that I feel like I belong here.

    “I believe in Arsenal. We can achieve big things together. We have something exciting here and I believe the best is to come for Arsenal.”

    The role of Pierre Aubameyang in the career of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and his father Pierre Aubameyang.
    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang and his father Pierre Aubameyang.

    Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has always spoken very highly of his father, Pierre Aubameyang. Pierre who used to be a professional footballer has been very involved in the career of his son.

    Gabonese retired footballer who played for Nice, Toulouse, and had 80 caps for Gabon national team, have served as AC Milan chief scout which means that he knows a lot about football.

    Aubameyang's brother William and his father Pierre at the table to witness the signing of the player's new deal.
    Aubameyang’s brother William and his father Pierre at the table to witness the signing of the player’s new deal.

    Hence, according to available records, Aubameyang’s father ensured that the Arsenal star didn’t join Newcastle United from Saint-Etienne. Instead, he ensured that the Arsenal captain joined Borussia Dortmund because of the special interest he has in Jurgen Klopp, the manager of the Bundesliga club then.

    It was from there that Aubameyang joined Arsenal in 2018 where he is gradually becoming one of the greatest footballers to ever wear the club’s jersey.

    Left: William Aubameyang, Aubameyang's father, the player himself, and Arsenal's manager Mikel Arteta.
    Left: William Aubameyang, Aubameyang’s father, the player himself, and Arsenal’s manager Mikel Arteta.

    It is believed that Aubameyang’s father was instrumental in ensuring that the player remained at Arsenal. He was even present when the 31-year-old striker signed his three-year contract extension with Arsenal on Tuesday.


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