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Arsenal Star Sends Message to Fans While in Hospital Bed

Arsenal striker Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has been hospitalized after contracting malaria while on international duty with Gabon. The 31-year-old scored in Gabon's 3-0 win over DR Congo in Africa Cup of Nation qualifier on March 25.

Aubameyang (Photo: Courtesy)

 He played for Arsenal against Slavia Prague at Emirates Stadium on April 8 but missed the match against Sheffield United on Sunday.

 "I've been in hospital for a few days this now," he said via Instagram

 "I wasn’t really feeling myself the last couple weeks but will be back stronger than ever soon! thanks to the best doctors who detected and treated the virus quickly." Added Aubameyang.

Aubameyang (Photo: Courtesy)

Aubameyang didn't feature in the Arsenal's 4-0 win Against Slavia Prague last.

It is not known whether Aubameyang will be fit to play before premier league match against Fulham on Sunday.

Arsenal will face Spanish club, Villarreal in Semifinal of Europa League. Villarreal is headed by former Arsenal coach, Unai Emery.

In another semifinal, Manchester United will face As Roma of Italy.

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