Aubameyang marked his 50th Premier League appearance for Arsenal in style.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang says Arsenal deserved their 1-0 win over Newcastle United on Sunday, adding it was key to pass their first test of the Premier League campaign in flying colours.
The Gabon international marked his 50th league appearance for the Gunners in style, scoring the winning goal in the 58th minute as Unai Emery's side sealed a 1-0 win at St. James' Park on Sunday.
Aubameyang also revealed he is looking to win the Golden Boot again while speaking to the media as Arsenal.com quoted.
When asked if the win was deserved, the striker replied: "Yeah, I think so. I think we fought a lot today. It was a great game against a good team in Newcastle. It was important today to start with a win. Last season we started badly and this season we won, so we are happy."
Regarding winning the Golden Boot again, he said: "As a striker of course it’s in the mind. But first of all, as I’ve always said, the most important is the team. I’m really happy that the goal could help us to win the game."
The former Dortmund frontman spoke about how key it is to have sealed their first win, saying 'it's always positive for the squad'.
"It’s always positive for the squad. Everybody is now happy to have those three points. We’re looking forward to playing at home and winning games."
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