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17:062 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Full time result (1-2)

A great opening game in the mind series as Mike Arteta's side taste defeat against their London rivals Chelsea. Arsenal fans will be let frustrated after Joe Willock's effort crossed the line and the referee didn't award the goal. However, as pre season draws to a close, Arteta's side can look forward to one final game against north London Rivals Tottenham before the opening game of the season vs Brentford
16:532 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-2)

Fulltime! Chelsea take the victory in the capital after a very entertaining 90 minutes. 
16:502 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-2)

Three minutes of additional time added as Aubameyang goes through and sees his shot saved by Kepa. 
16:442 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-2)

The game has opened up with both sides having chances. On a replay of Willock's effort, The ball appears to have crossed the line. Massive frustration for the Arsenal fans. 
16:412 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-2)

Wilock shoots and the ball hits the crossbar and at first glance looks over the line but the referee says the ball didn't cross the line. 
16:382 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-2)

Tavares plays a delightful cross into the box but Aubameyang heads wide. 
16:322 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-2)

Goal! Bellerin plays a poor pass that Abraham pounces on and gives Chelsea the lead  once again.
16:302 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-1)

Arsenal ready substitutes. Nketiah, Willock, Lokonga, Tavares, Bellerin and Kolasinac enter.
16:282 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (1-1)

Goal! Arsenal equalise through Granit Xhaka who heads home Pepe's corner.
16:272 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Smith-Rowe drives into the final third and slips in Pepe who is tacked and wins a corner. The corner finds Xhaka who heads over. 
16:142 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Arsenal win a free kick in a dangerous position outside the box in a central area. Lacazette strikes well and draws the save from Mendy which wins a corner. 
16:132 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Ziyech chips the ball over Leno and goes through to tap the ball into an empty net but takes too long and Arsenal get players back to block the shot. 
16:092 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Nico Pepe shoots narrowly wide after a brilliant through ball from Alex Lacazette.
16:062 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Second half underway! 
16:052 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Sarr, Abraham, Zappacosta and Drinkwater have also entered the field. 
16:042 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Ben White replaces Rob Holding. 
16:032 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

The teams re-emerge from their respective dressing rooms ready for the second half! Ben White is onto the pitch for the second half. 
15:492 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Half time. The Blues go into the break with the advantage. 
15:482 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Hudson-Odoi eases past Pablo Mari and his shot is saved by Bernd Leno
15:462 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

There will be two minutes of additional time. 
15:452 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Tierney is back on his feet and will continue. 
15:442 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Kieran Tierney is now down in some considerable pain. After Zouma came through the back of the scot.
15:432 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Hakim Ziyech hits the post with a low driven shot inside the box. Arsenal clear.
15:422 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Xhaka makes an immediate impact and plays a beautiful through ball with the outside of his left foot to find Aubameyang who's cross is gathered by Mendy
15:412 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Arsenal Substitution, Granit Xhaka will replace Thomas Partey who walks off. Arsenal fans will hope it is nothing serious. 
15:402 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Hudson Adoi beats two players but his shot goes wide of the target. 
15:372 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Partey is back on his feet and will continue. 
15:362 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Thomas Partey is down receiving treatment for an injury. Arsenal's new number five goes down holding his ankle. 
15:332 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Shouts for a penalty as Smith-
Rowe's shot hits the post and then Partey is tripped in the box. Waved away.
15:322 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Chelsea chance! Timo Werner goes through on goal and toe pokes the ball wide. 
15:272 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-1)

Goal! Chelsea draw first blood as Kai Havertz strikes home to finish off a counter attack. Poor defending from Arsenal who were caught 2v1
15:212 months ago

Arsenal vs Chelsea Live Result (0-0)

Arsenal knocking the ball around with confidence, looking very sharp and causing problems for Chelsea. 
15:112 months ago

Arsenal Pressing Chelsea into mistakes

Arsenal winning the ball high up the pitch. Looking sharp and creating some chances. Nothing on target yet. 
15:082 months ago

Arsenal Chance.

Thomas Partey is enjoying some space and time in the middle of the park early on. Finds Aubameyang in space on the left hand side who plays a back heel to Kieran Tierney who's cross flashes across the face of goal. 
15:052 months ago

Chelsea early chance

Chelsea have an early chance as Ruben Loftus-Cheek strikes outside the box which Is blocked.
15:042 months ago

Arsenal pressing

Arsenal looking to press the Chelsea Back 5 from early on. Brilliant atmosphere at the Emirates with some songs ringing round the ground.
15:012 months ago

Kick off.

Alex Lacazette gets Arsenal underway after taking the knee and displaying a strong message that there is no room for racism. 
15:002 months ago

Here come the Players!

Both teams walk out to a roar at the Emirates, a brilliant sight!
14:552 months ago

Countdown to Kick off

Less than 20 minutes until kick off, Atmosphere beginning to build in N5.
14:502 months ago

Welcome to Vavel.com's live coverage of Arsenal v Chelsea in the 2021 Mind Series.

Arsenal take on Chelsea at Emirates Stadium in the first game of the mind series.
14:452 months ago

Chelsea

In Chelsea's previous pre season friendly, Tutchel's side traveled to the Vitality Stadium and beat Bournemouth 2-1
14:402 months ago

Arsenal:

Arsenal have picked up in recent pre season performances. After a disappointing loss to Hibbs and then a draw with Rangers, They eased past both Watford and Millwall 4-1  
14:352 months ago

Location

This game will be played in north London in Arsenal's Emirates Stadium 
14:302 months ago

Chelsea Lineup

Mendy, Chalobah, Zouma, Rudiger, Hudson-Odoi, Loftus-Cheek, Kovacic, Pulisic, Ziyech, Havertz, Werner 
14:252 months ago

Arsenal lineup!

Leno, Chambers, Holding, Mari, Tierney, Elneny, Partey, Smith-Rowe, Pepe, Aubameyang, Lacazette.
14:202 months ago

Key player of Arsenal

Emile Smith-Rowe has been a key man for Arsenal this pre season, with his driving runs causing defences all kinds of problems. Smith-Rowe will be pivotal in linking midfield to attack and creating chances for the strikers. 
14:152 months ago

Key player of Chelsea

Kai Havertz is one of the key men for Chelsea after he finished the previous campaign on red hot form. Scoring in the Champions League final to win the Trophy topped off a brilliant debut season in the Premier League. 
14:102 months ago

Latest games between Arsenal and Chelsea

The last time these two sides met, was in a 1-0 victory to Arsenal at Stamford Bridge. Emile Smith-Rowe scored the only goal of the game on that day after a dreadful mistake in the Chelsea backline. 
14:052 months ago

How to watch Arsenal v Chelsea live

Arsenal members can purchase a match pass for £7.99 from Arsenal.com with part of the purchase being donated to the Mind and Arsenal foundation.
14:002 months ago

Tune in here Arsenal vs Chelsea

Make sure you catch every detail of the match as the Gunners welcome their south-west rivals to N5
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