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AC Milan called Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang ‘the boy with square feet’

For the years, AC Milan’s decline has been presented as an unhappy coincidence.

A grand old club ruined by Premier League and La Liga money they simply can’t compete with.

But let’s remember this is the club who flogged Africa’s best player to Saint Etienne without playing a game.

And now Aubameyang’s agent has revealed just how clueless the Milan coaching staff were about the talent that stood in front of them.

“Milan called him the boy with square feet, who didn’t have technical quality,” said Yvan Le Mee.

Those ‘square feet’ have, of course, delivered 35 goals in 40 games for Dortmund this season.

“For me, today Aubameyang is the best striker in the world,” Le Mee added.

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