Chelsea vs Arsenal 3-5 Highlights
14' [1-0] Frank Lampard
36' [1-1] Robin van Persie
45' [2-1] John Terry
49' [2-2] André Santos
55' [2-3] Theo Walcott
80' [3-3] Juan Mata
85' [3-4] Robin van Persie
90' [3-5] Robin van Persie
Last weekend, Man City gained a strong six-point lead in the English Premier League (EPL) after defeating Man United in a 6-1 beatdown at Old Trafford, while Chelsea were embarrassed at Loftus Road, losing 1-0 to newly-promoted QPR. However, Chelsea are heading to an exciting week as they have a chance to retake London in a rivalry with Arsenal.
Chelsea meets Arsenal on the forthcoming Saturday, 29th October 2011 at Stamford Bridge, London, England, with the both two sides having to face the dominance of Manchester City and Manchester United so far this season. While The Blues are attempting to get involved in the scrap for title,The Gunners have lowered their sights and would now consider Champions League qualification as relative success.
Chelsea vs Arsenal 29th October 2011 Highlights: The match kicks off at Stamford Bridge, London, England on Saturday 29th October
The latest edition of Arsenal vs Chelsea may not be the most important derby in the English Premier League. It is also not the most significant between the attendant teams. However, it is expected to be an exciting march nonetheless.
Chelsea are attempting to get involved in the scrap for title
The Blues have super average of goals at home. The club dominated against all teams at Stamford Bridge. On the other hand, although having bad shape, the Gunners is known as a strong team. However, Chelsea are firmly in the mix for the top of table, while Arsenal are still climbing out of the season due to injuries as well as high-impact transfers out and poor play by those who were healthy enough to complete. Many people predict that Arsenal will score, but Chelsea will look for a quick response.
Chelsea cannot afford to drop any more points, especially against the Arsenal
Chelsea’s defeat to QPR last weekend was a shock and the club can’t afford to drop any more points, especially against Arsenal, who are on their way to continue their climb back to the top four. Both Chelsea and Arsenal consider their upcoming crash as a near must-win that the both two sides must achieve.
Juan Mata has been stellar for Chelsea this season
Although The Gunners have made the most of their matches at the UEFA Champions League to regain their confidence, Arsene Wenger was very optimistic about his club's improvement after beating Marseille at a 1-0 win. “We have made a little step forward but we have to be humble. We are a team who has to continue to grow. It will help our confidence. If you look back at the last five or six games, you will see only one defeat. We are slowly getting there,” Wenger said.
The upcoming crash of Arsenal vs Chelsea is expected to be an exciting march
Arsenal is a team who has to continue to grow. They have won 4 of their last 6 in the league