Aubameyang enjoyed a prolific first full season at Arsenal, earning a share of the Golden Boot with 22 goals. However, the Gabon international could have earned an even bigger tally if he was more clinical in front of goal. According to research by Paddy Power Games, the Gunners frontman had 94 shots during the 2018/19 campaign but saw 27 of those either hit the woodwork or go down as big chances missed. These stats put Aubameyang well clear of the chasing pack when it comes to being wasteful (or unlucky) in front of goal. Interestingly, fellow top scorer Sadio Mane is also among the top 10 after missing 18.39 per cent of his 87 efforts. Mane’s Liverpool team-mate Mohamed Salah earned a share of the Golden Boot with 22 strikes but is not included in the list, having been more accurate with his finishing throughout the season. Chelsea fans will be unsurprised to see both Willian and Marcos Alonso also mentioned, with the duo having earned reputations for profligacy at Stamford Bridge. Alonso struck the woodwork six times, equaling Michail Antonio for the highest tally of shots hitting the bar or post – but who else makes the top 10? Top 10 unlucky players in front of goal 10. Virgil van Dijk (Liverpool – 4 goals) Number of shots – 31 Number of big chances missed – 1 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 4 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 16.13 per cent 9. Michail Antonio (West Ham United) – 6 goals) Number of shots – 65 Number of big chances missed – 5 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 6 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 16.92 per cent 8. Roberto Pereyra (Watford – 6 goals) Number of shots – 57 Number of big chances missed – 6 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 4 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 17.54 per cent  7. Willian (Chelsea – 3 goals) Number of shots – 62 Number of big chances missed – 6 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 5 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 17.74 per cent 6. Sadio Mane (Liverpool – 22 goals) Number of shots – 87 Number of big chances missed – 11 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 5 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 18.39 per cent 5. Diogo Jota (Wolverhampton Wanderers – 9 goals) Number of shots – 58 Number of big chances missed – 8 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 3 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 18.97 per cent 4. Marcos Alonso (Chelsea – 2 goals) Number of shots – 45 Number of big chances missed – 4 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 6 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 22.22 per cent  3. Chris Wood (Burnley – 10 goals) Number of shots – 59 Number of big chances missed – 9 Numbers of times hitting the woodwork – 5 Percentage of shots resulting in big chance miss/woodwork hit – 23.73 per cent 2. Jamie Vardy (Leicester City – 18 goals) Number of s

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