Pre-season: European Champions Chelsea Edge Arsenal In Friendly At Emirates 


UEFA Champions League winners Chelsea claimed a 2-1 win against Arsenal at the Emirates in Sunday’s pre-season friendly.

Tammy Abraham, linked with a move to Arsenal, got the winning goal following a mistake from Hector Bellerin.

Arsenal midfielder Thomas Partey was forced off in the 39th minute with a ankle injury.

Both teams fielded a strong line-up with the likes of Edourd Mendy Kurt Zouma Antonio Rudiger Callum Hudson-Odoi, Kai Havertz, Timo Werner and Christian Pulisic all featuring for the Blues.

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Also in action for Chelsea were Baba Rahman, Michy Batshuayi, Hakim Ziyech, Rose Barkley and Danny Drinkwater.

For Arsenal, Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexandre Lacazette, Rob Holding, Pablo Mari, Kieran Tierney, Nicolas Pepe and Emile Smith Rowe were in action.

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Source: Complete Sports