FT: ARSENAL 1-2 CHELSEA
Each managers can have discovered loads about their sides forward of the forthcoming Premier League season, with Thomas Tuchel prone to be the happier blissful of the 2 after his facet narrowly edged it ultimately.
Arteta can be notably dissatisfied together with his facet’s defensive show, after his facet repeatedly gave the ball away whereas making an attempt to play out from the again, with Bernd Leno the first wrongdoer.
They have been additionally caught out by the tempo of the Chelsea front-line on a number of events, with Ziyech and Abraham each failing to transform alternatives to place the sport to mattress within the second half.
The Gunners confirmed promise within the first half, with Partey particularly pulling the strings in midfield and Tierney and Aubameyang combining properly on the left.
As soon as Partey needed to be withdraw resulting from harm, nonetheless, Arsenal struggled in midfield and Chelsea have been capable of create likelihood after likelihood, which they frequently did not convert.
Joe Willock was unfortunate that his thunderous effort which whacked the underside of the crossbar and went into the objective was not awarded as a objective and Arsenal equally had a few penalty shouts which have been ignored.
Regardless of shedding, Arsenal followers can be inspired by their new signings, who all had a constructive impression on the sport after approaching.
Ben White made a goal-saving block, while Nuno Tavares delivered some good crosses from the left flank.
Lokonga additionally regarded promising in midfield and Arsenal followers will look ahead to seeing extra their new signing within the coming weeks.
Chelsea have been with out key gamers Mason Mount, Ben Chilwell and Jorginho, however the supporting forged put in efficiency to win what was a really open and aggressive sport.
Ruben Loftus-Cheek particularly performed properly in midfield for the Blues and can hope that he is finished sufficient in pre-season to persuade Thomas Tuchel that he is deserving of one other likelihood.
Arsenal tackle arch-nemeses Spurs on the Tottenham Hotspur stadium in per week’s time, in the meantime face Spurs in midweek as a part of their charity pleasant sequence in assist of Thoughts.
As we noticed in the present day, nonetheless, when Arsenal, Chelsea and Spurs are developing towards one another, the time period ‘pleasant’ can solely be used very loosely…
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