Famed for his electrifying pace, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has taken his game to another level in 2015/16 and added consistently clinical finishing to his range of talents. The Borussia Dortmund striker currently leads the Bundesliga scoring chart on 17 goals and has spearheaded the club's pursuit of league leaders FC Bayern München. Vote for him now via our Twitter feed: @Bundesliga_EN!


Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang

Age: 26

Club: Borussia Dortmund

National team: Gabon

Idol facts

  • Aubameyang broke a Bundesliga record at the start of 2015/16 by scoring in each of the first eight games of the season.
  • While he failed to score on Matchday 9, Aubameyang set up both Dortmund goal in a 2-0 win at Mainz.
  • The Gabon international netted back-to-back hat-tricks in October, against Qäbälä FC in the UEFA Europa League and then FC Augsburg in the Bundesliga.
  • Augsburg are one of Aubameyang’s favourite opponents: he scored a hat-trick against Die Fuggerstädter on his Bundesliga debut in August 2013.
  • Aubameyang is one of five players on the prestigious 2015 BBC African Footballer of the Year shortlist.

Take a look at Aubameyang's goalscoring feats for yourself in the video below.