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After that performance, Arteta was instructed to continue playing the Arsenal star

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Adrian Clarke, a former Arsenal player, wants manager Mikel Arteta to start Eddie Nketiah up front against Fulham in Saturday’s Premier League match at the Emirates Stadium.

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Nketiah excelled in Monday’s 1-0 victory over Crystal Palace for Arsenal in the Premier League at Selhurst Park.

For Arsenal against Palace, the 24-year-old won a penalty, which captain Martin Odegaard converted.

In Gabriel Jesus’ absence, Nketiah has so far played in Arsenal’s opening two Premier League games of the season against Nottingham Forest and Crystal Palace.

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According to Clarke (via TBR), “Eddie [Nketiah] effectively won us the game with that piece of movement to win the penalty. I know Odegaard scored us the goal, but Eddie won us the game with that piece of movement to win the penalty.”

There is no way you [Arteta] can leave him out after that performance because he is performing on Saturday.

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