(Video) Mikel Arteta gives positive update on Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

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Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta has provided fans with a positive update after striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang recently fell ill with malaria.

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Aubameyang was absent for his side’s second-leg Europa League quarter-final against Slavia Prague on Thursday night after confirming he was in hospital.


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The striker’s initial update was of course worrying – however, despite contracting malaria while on international recently with Gabon, the striker claims to be well on the road to recovery now.

Speaking after his side’s 4-0 win over Slavia Prague, Arteta, too, has provided a positive update and has revealed that he doesn’t expect his star man to be sidelined for too long.

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