Pierre Emerick Aubameyang is a kind of a striker everyone would wish to see in his squad. The Gabon international is unique when it comes to scoring. But what else do we have to know about Aubameyang untold story? Here are the 8 things you didn’t know about Pierre Emerick Aubameyang.
8. He loves football only
Well, Auba does everything that can make him a special kind of football celebrity at the first glance. He wears crystal shoes, rings, stylish clothes and buys expensive cars. But Gabon forward is not a kind of party boy. His close friend, Christophe Jallet, said: Aubameyang is a quiet lad who does not visit nightclubs. Does not drink alcohol and always dreams about football.
7. Respect to Crespo
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang also appears to have a tattoo which says 'Crespo for life.' An ode to Hernan? pic.twitter.com/vzEwsRAigg
— Tom Rostance (@TJRostance) August 13, 2014
It’s rare to see a footballer who has stamped the name of another footballer on their arms. Aubameyang is an exception to this. He has got a tattoo of his idol, Hernan Crespo, on his left forearm. He is a big fan of the Argentinian striker and rates him as his biggest role model in the game. Auba spends most of his post-training sessions watching Crespo’s poaching skills. “Crespo is a definition of a poacher”.
6. He likes wearing superhero masks for his son
Pierre-Emerick "The Mask" Aubameyang pic.twitter.com/5k1Sfd2xuF
— Daily Mercato ⭐️⭐️ (@DailyMercato) April 2, 2017
Aubameyang must very special when it comes to superhero celebrations. Sometimes he demonstrates superhero celebrations for his son Curtys who is there watching his hero playing. His son is a huge fan of comic book heroes and loves to appear in Spiderman mask like his father. When he can’t find his Spiderman mask, Aubameyang turns into Batman.
5. Fast on the field, fast cars
The pace is an obvious thing you need to associate with Pierre Emerick Aubameyang. He has been clocked at 30 meters in 3.7 seconds. This was said to be faster than the World Olympics 100 meters champion and record holder Usain Bolt.
Aubameyang's New Car!!!! pic.twitter.com/FZTYXBnKPW
— SportyTrader (@sportytrader) July 8, 2015
Being among the fastest footballers, Aubameyang enjoys life in the fast lane too. He bought a brand new Lamborghini Aventador. “It’s fun having cars like this,” he said.