Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, a famous Gabonese football player, was born in France on June 18, 1989. He started playing football at the age of six and was described as a superhuman speed since he was young. He and his two brothers used to spend hours playing football in their house and on-road. Then, both also pursued a career in professional football.
In 2007, he gained the first chance to participate in Milan’s youth team. His team achieved the fourth position in the opening Champions Youth Cup in Malaysia. During the season, he scored six goals and attracted the attention of many talent scouts.
In a bid to earn more experience, Pierre took part in the Dijon team in France. When he was 18 years old, he turned out one of the leading goal scorers for his team in Coup de la Ligue.
In 2011, he signed a permanent deal with Saint Etienne, the first major deal of his career. By February 2012, he proved his worth by having a hat-trick at a match with Lorient. He ended up the Couple de la Ligue with 16 goals, halving the total scored by his team.
In the next season, Pierre achieved the continuous success after having ranked the second top goal scorer with 19 goals in 37 games.
In July 2013, Pierre made his debut for Dortmund in a match against Bayern Munich in DFL-Supercup. He then made his debut for Bundesliga in a competition against FC Augsburg and won a hat-trick. It was the first time a Gabonese player has ever played in Bundesliga.
In July 2015, he decided to extend his contract with his team until 2020 and vowed that he would never want to leave it. By September 2015, he had become the first player of the Bundesliga history to score goals in the first six consecutive matches.
However, he broke some rules in the 2016-2017 Bundesliga season and had to suspend from the team.
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