London Derby: Arsenal vs Chelsea will fight at Emirates on 29th December


Both teams will play their last game of this year(2019). Chelsea has well position in the points table but Arsenal is not. But when its Arsenal vs Chelsea, points table doesn’t matter. Both teams are very strong in EPL, so match will be exciting. Their top goal scorers are the same position, Aubameyang and Abraham both scored 11 goals.and they are second top scorers.

Actually it’s a real derby, North London vs West London. EPL have four team from London, among them there are big teams Arsenal, Chelsea and Tottenham. All three team play for the league trophy and they did well every year. Last year all were they play Champions League. But this year they are not the well position. Chelsea at number 4, Tottenham at 7 and Arsenal at 11. Last six match Arsenal won only once and lost two matches remains were drawn and Chelsea equally won-lost three matches. Before derby both team have one match. Arsenal will play against Bournemouth and Chelsea will play against Southampton.

Arsenal will may not get a chance to play next Champions league and Chelsea fight for getting the chance to play next Champions league because Liverpool ahead from Chelsea by big difference. 

Overall, Arsenal have won more games in the rivalry’s history, having won 76 times to Chelsea’s 64, with 58 draws (as of 29 May 2019). Arsenal’s record win was a 5–1 victory in a First Division match at Stamford Bridge on 29 November 1930 and Chelsea record win was 6-0 at Stamford Bridge on 22 March 2014. This derby rivalry has been more recently considered an important derby, after Chelsea’s rise to the top class of EPL, and they are top of the Arsenal also. After 2000’s Chelsea won 2 EPL titles and a Champions Trophy but Arsenal couldn’t won those trophies.

According to an internet survey of football fans in 2003, Arsenal fans voted that Chelsea is their third most rival after Manchester United and Tottenham. And Chelsea consider Arsenal as their main rival. So this match not only a point table’s match but also rivalry between their fans.

             Head To Head

Arsenal                         Chelsea

  76                   win       64

  58                  drawn     58

  64                   lost       76

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