[Sports] Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang breaks 3 records as Arsenal wins 2020 FA Cup

Gabonese player Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang scored a brace to see Arsenal win the 2020 FA Cup at Wembley, defeating stiff rival Chelsea FC.Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang breaks 3 records as wins 2020 FA CupFirstly, Aubameyang became the first African man to ever captain a side in the FA Cup final, with his brace ensuring that it was an appearance which will be forever associated with his name.

Then secondly and thirdly, Aubameyang is now the first Arsenal player to score twice in a Wembley FA Cup final since Reg Lewis against Liverpool in 1950, and, at 31, the oldest Gunners scorer in a cup final since Bob John netted against Newcastle in 1932.

On a day when the Gabonese broke three records, he also picked up his first major trophy since winning the German Cup with Borussia Dortmund in 2017, a success which had stood as half of the major honours he’d ever won – after the French League Cup with Saint-Etienne in 2013.

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