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ARSENAL fans are convinced Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang will take Thierry Henry’s legendary No.14 shirt.
Henry wore the jersey during his stunning career in north London.
Theo Walcott has donned the shirt in recent years but couldn’t live up to his predecessor.
He was sold to Everton earlier this month and Gunners fans think potential new signing Aubameyang could now be destined to take hold of the No.14.
That’s after pal Henrikh Mkhitaryan was handed the No.7 shirt left vacant by Alexis Sanchez’s move to Manchester United.
“14 is for Auba” one fan confidently wrote on Twitter.
Another wrote: “Aubame14ang incoming.”
A third fan posted on the social network: “So @Aubameyang7 is 14.”
Arsenal top brass are in Germany trying to strike a deal for the Gabon striker.
Aubameyang is wanted but the Gunners don’t want to pay more than £53m to get him.
Arsene Wenger was asked to provide an update on the transfer chase earlier today.
“Confident or not confident, I don’t know,” he said.
“At the moment we are not close to doing any deals, with Aubameyang or anybody else.