London [UK]: Collection on Friday verified that striker Alexandre Lacazette will be leaving the Premier League club at the end of his current contract, which runs till June 30.
Given that joining the Gunners from Lyon in July 2017, Laca made 206 looks in all competitions, scoring 71 goals.
The 31-year-old was Collection’s top scorer in two seasons throughout his time at the club – in 2017/18, and also in 2020/21, when he scored his 50th Premier League objective in the sway Sheffield United in April 2021.
That moved the French striker right into the all-time leading 10 of goalscorers for the north-London based club in Premier Organization background – scoring his very first objective simply 94 seconds right into his organization debut, versus Leicester City, in August 2017.
Laca was an FA Cup champion with Toolbox in 2020 and was likewise part of the FA Community Guard winning team in 2017. He was voted as the Collection Gamer of the Season for 2018/19.
Before concerning Emirates Arena, Laca had played all his club football for his hometown club Lyon, scoring precisely 100 objectives in Ligue 1 throughout his seven years in the French club’s first string.
Manager Mikel Arteta in a statement stated: “Laca has been a great player for us. He’s been a real leader on and off the pitch and has been a very essential influence to our younger players.”
” His commitment with us has been exceptional and also we wish him as well as his household success as well as joy.”
Technical Supervisor Edu, added: “A big thank you to Laca from everyone at Toolbox. He’s been actually essential for us. “He will certainly always belong to the Arsenal household and also we want him well for whatever in the future.”
Authorized by Arsene Wenger in the summer of 2017, the Frenchman made an immediate effect for the Gunners, scoring simply 94 secs right into his Premier League launching, and going on to internet 17 times throughout his initial season.