Watch: Arsenal captain Aubameyang hits crossbar with overhead kick

Pierre-Emerick Aubameynag playing for Arsenal at the Emirates Stadium. 2021.

Callum Chambers opened the scoring for Arsenal during their 4-1 friendly win over Millwall after Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang had hit the crossbar with a sensational overhead kick. 

After failing to beat either Hibernian or Rangers during their tour of Scotland, Arsenal were grateful to pick up their first win of pre-season against their Championship opponents.

And the Arsenal captain produced something spectacular to kickstart Arsenal’s performance. Nicolas Pepe floated over a cross which Aubameyang met with an almost-perfect bicycle kick.

His attempt rebounded back off the crossbar and into the path of Chambers, who bundled home the opener for the Gunners.

Aubameyang had a disappointing 2020-21 season by his standards, recording only 10 Premier League goals as Arsenal failed to qualify for any European competition.

But the Gabon international may just be approaching his best again.

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