Arsenal captain Aubameyang deactivates Twitter account amid Super League debate.
While the Super League project continues to generate mixed reactions on social media, the 31-year-old Arsenal captain seems to have deleted his social media account in the wake of the Super League project which has witnessed intense arguments worldwide.
Aubameyang has deactivated his Twitter account with the new Super League project continues to generate reactions all over social media.
The Gabon star was out of action after it was reported that he was recovering from the illness, and news that grabbed headlines was the newly unveiled plans for a Super League in Europe with the Gunners confirming their membership as one of the 12 founding members.
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Aubameyang was left irritated with the manner of how the condemned competition had taken over social media, particularly on subjects relating to Covid-19, online abuse, or racism, the 2015 African Player of the Year decided to yank off his Twitter account.
His last tweet read:
“I ain’t missed you Twitter. So, we not allowed to talk about anything? Only football and Super League? No more talking about Covid?! Or online abuse or racism…nice. Even sick (without fone), I was feeling better than now with fone (sic) let me turn it off. See u,”
However, the forward’s Instagram account which boasts over 10 million followers remains active.
The Super League proposal had shaken the football fraternity all over the world. Hapoel Ra’anana CEO Gil Cooper explained why this plan would harm football. While speaking to Goal, he said:
“Talking from the Israeli Premier League point of view, I think it will harm all teams and nations that are not part of the Super League.
“It will kill the spirit of competition. Well, some will argue that this kind of thing exists in the United State of America, but I would say that theirs is unique.
“You need to promote; you need to relegate, and it is always about competing about something – this is what is acceptable in football.”
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