(Video) Arsenal striker Eddie Nketiah kicks off his pre-season campaign by missing sitter vs Hibernian

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Eddie Nketiah is back in action for Arsenal, but he appears to have left his shooting boots on holiday.

Though Euro 2020 has only recently drawn to a close, the football never ends, with club sides now kicking off their pre-season campaigns.

Arsenal’s begins with a tussle with Scottish outfit Hibernian this evening, during which they made a horror mistake to gift the home side the advantage.

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Eddie Nketiah, the all-time top scorer in the history of the England U21s, who will surely be out to impress Mikel Arteta this pre-season, then had a golden opportunity to level the scores.

Unfortunately for the 22-year-old centre-forward, he appeared to overthink what he was doing with it and put it wide of the mark, against all odds…

Pictures courtesy of ESPN

Of course, it’s still early in pre-season, so this is the first time that Nketiah has been presented with an in-game one-on-one opportunity for months.

However, if you want to be leading the line for a club like Arsenal, you need to be burying those kind of opportunities.

That is a sitter…

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