Another draw between Chelsea and Arsenal

Another draw between Chelsea and Arsenal

Wenger will be even happier if Ozil and Co. return in time to turn it on in the second leg at the Emirates later this month, when the same level of discipline and determination will be essential. "But we know that Chelsea are a unsafe side, so that is why it is important until then that we win our Premier League games and prepare after".

Martin Atkinson referred to the video referee four times but only on the last two occasions did I think it was relevant for him to do so. In the fourth round we played Everton, the fifth round was against Bournemouth and now in the semi-final we play Arsenal.

"Eden is fit, in a good physical condition", Conte said ahead of the game. We must be more clinical offensively otherwise if you don't score and you are unlucky the game finishes as a draw.

There is unlikely to be much to choose between these two sides, but Chelsea's strong home record should be enough for them to take a slender first-leg lead to the Emirates in two weeks' time.

Chelsea resumed on the front foot and saw another aerial chance go begging when Christensen nodded over from close range. We live with facts, not with psychological theories and the fact is when you turn out on the pitch you play football and you give 100 per cent.

'To play Arsenal three times in only three weeks is very odd.

As they gear up for the first leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final across London, we look at five lessons Arsene Wenger's side should have learned from their last five trips.

Super Eagles duo Alex Iwobi and Victor Moses were in action for their respective teams, with Iwobi having the most take-ons while also losing possession more than any other player in the game.



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