Former Aston Villa captain, Gabriel Agbonlahor has described Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang as ‘the perfect option’ for Chelsea this summer.

Multiple reports in Europe say that Chelsea are on the verge of completing a deal for the Gabon international in a deal that will see wing-back Marcos Alonso head in the opposite direction to the Nou Camp.

The attacker, who left Arsenal back in January, enjoyed a fruitful short spell at Barcelona and now but looks set to return to England.

Aubameyang scored 13 goals in 24 appearances for Barcelona and Agbonlahor believes the striker would do well at Chelsea.

Agbonlahor added: “There’s no one out there

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