Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Emerick Aubameyang Pierre (2013 )

Emerick Aubameyang Pierre ( born June 18, 1989 in Laval ) is a Gabonese - French football player. Since 2013 he is with Borussia Dortmund under contract.

Club career

AC Milan and lending

Aubameyang joined in January 2007 in the youth department of AC Milan, the same association in which played at this time his brother Willy in the first and second team. In 2007 he was part of the squad that finished fourth at the Champions Youth Cup in 2007. There, the then 18 -year-old Roberto Bettega trophy won as top scorer of the tournament.

He began his professional career in 2008 with AC Milan and was immediately - given to second division club Dijon FCO - a loan agreement for the 2008/09 season. On August 1, 2008 ( 1st Round ), he made ​​his debut in the 1-3 defeat in the away match against RC Lens; He succeeded his first league goal on 22 August 2008 (4th Round ) in a 2-1 victory at home to FC Tours reduce the deficit to 1-0 in the intervening 65 minutes. For Dijon, he completed a total of 34 league games in which he scored eight goals.

In the 2009/10 season he was awarded in the Ligue 1, and collected as the OSC Lille match practice. However, he was not a regular player and came up with a balance of only 14 league games and scored twice. In the Europa League, he was seven times on the field. The team ultimately failed in the second round at Liverpool. Although the club had an option to buy, but Aubameyang was not in Lille, because this was not used.

The season 2010/11 he spent then for the third time Players out on loan. It is for one year at AS Monaco, which he again played in Ligue 1. It was also his first year in which he was a regular player of Erstligateams. It was first used on August 7, 2010 in the league. He played 37 Official matches, including 33 in the league, scoring four goals.

AS Saint- Étienne

In January 2011 he moved - again on loan - to league rivals AS Saint- Étienne. His competitive debut was on August 7, 2011, when he also scored his first goal against Bordeaux. In Saint- Étienne, he immediately became a top performer, was in all the 19 first round matches on the court, scoring six goals. Thus, the club took in December 2011, the true permanent contract binding option. Aubameyang scored during the entire 2011/12 season 16 goals in 36 games.

In the 2012/13 season he was able to improve his goal ratio again and ended the season as the second best scorer in the league. In 37 games 19 goals were succeeded. With the French League Cup he won also the first title of his professional career.

Borussia Dortmund

After the season he had offers of several major clubs exist. Among other things, had Newcastle United, Bayer 04 Leverkusen and Borussia Dortmund interested in signing. He ultimately decided for a change to Dortmund and signed there in July 2013 a 2018 temporary contract. In his Bundesliga debut on 10 August 2013, was used from the start, scoring in a 4-0 away win against FC Augsburg three goals. He is the first Premier League player and scorer of Gabon and the first Dortmunder, who met three times in his debut.


Together with his brother Willy Pierre- Emerick Aubameyang was first appointed to the senior team in 2009. Against Morocco, he made ​​his debut, where he also contributed a goal in a 2-1 victory. For the Gabonese selection he came both at the African Cup 2010 ( three matches ) and the tournament on home soil in 2012 to stake. He scored three goals, one in each of the three Gruppenpspielen. In the quarter- final, which they lost 4:5 on penalties to Mali, he missed his penalty kick. Aubameyang also belonged to the squad of Gabon at the 2012 Olympic Games in London.


Pierre is the younger brother of Willy and Catiline. His brothers are also professional footballers. His father Pierre is a former professional football player. Aubameyang also speaks fluent Italian in addition to French.

He is known for his unusual hairstyles and clothes. Even if he is perceived differently, he does not feel himself to be the " [ ... ] shrill, extroverted man [ ... ] ".

His goals celebrates Aubameyang very often with a front flip.


To Aubameyangs greatest strengths is its enormous departure. He is regarded as one of the fastest players in world football and needed his own words in his time at AC Milan for the first 30 meters only 3.75 seconds. Attacking it can be used in various positions, including on the offensive flanks and the center forward position. His strengths also heard his marksmanship.


  • League Cup Winners: 2013
  • Supercup winner: 2013


As of March 22, 2014 The Cup is in France, the Coupe de France, in Germany, the DFB - Pokal. .