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‘Fat’ pictures of Arsenal winger Willian explained

‘Fat’ pictures of Arsenal winger Willian explained

Arsenal lose to Hibernian

Arsenal began their pre-season earlier this week with a clash against Scottish outfit, Hibernian.

The Gunners were missing a number of key players due to their recent international commitments.

However, Mikel Arteta was still able to field a number of quality senior stars against Hibernian – including the likes of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Nicolas Pepe, Emile Smith Rowe and Willian.

Despite this, the north Londoners came away with a defeat on the day. Goals from Martin Boyle and Daniel MacKay fired Hibbs into a 2-0 lead with just over 20 minutes to go.

And whilst Smith Rowe did pull one back in the 82nd minute, Arsenal would eventually come away with a rather disappointing loss.

Willian’s ‘fat’ pictures explained

On the back of Arsenal’s first pre-season friendly, some rather interesting images would do the rounds on social media.

These images appeared to show Arsenal’s Willian looking a bit too big for his new shirt.

Whilst many likely assumed that Willian had not been on the best of diets over the summer, it instead does appear as though the Brazilian was actually wearing some type of vest under his shirt:

Fresher images of Willian do seem to confirm this as he looks much slimmer than he did vs Hibbs:

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This article was edited by Ben Browning.

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