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Chelsea squad for Arsenal confirmed

Chelsea play Arsenal away on Sunday 22nd August 2021 by 4:30pm

Chelsea Won their previous match in the opening fixtures of the premier league against crystal palace 3-0 with Marcos Alonso, Nathan Chalobah and American winger Cristian Pulisic. Chelsea are 2nd in the premier league with a positive 3 goal difference and 3 points, only behind Manchester United with a one goal difference. Chelsea form in their last 5 league games: W - - - -

Goalkeepers: Edouard Mendy, Kepa Arrizabalaga.

Defenders: Kurt Zouma, Reece James, Thiago Silva, Marcos Alonso, Antonio Rüdiger, Thiago Silva, César Azpilicueta, Emerson Palmieri, Ben Chiwell, Andreas Christensen, TRevoh Chalobah.

Midfielders: Mateo Kovačić, Ross Barkley, Jorginho, Mason Mount, Callum Hudson-Odoi, N'Golo Kanté.

Fowards: Timo Werner, Christain Pullisic, Romelu Lukaku, Kai Havertz

Hackim Ziyech has a sholder injury he picked up against Villareal in the UEFA super Cup. Cristian Pulisic is out with Corona Virus.Charlie Musonda is also out with knee injury. Ruben Loftus-Cheek willl miss out after contacting covid.

Tammy Abraham has just departed Chelsea for Jose Mourinhos Roma for a 34 million pound deal. Mitchy Michy Batshuayi has left on loan to Besiktas and Oliver Giroud has Joined AC Milan. Romelu Lukaku has been brought in for 97 million pounds to replace them.

Arsenal lost against Brentford in their last match 2-0 away in the opening round of fixtures in the Premier League. Arsenal Form in their last 5 league games: W - - - -.

Arsenal manager Mikel Arteta says his side are in bad health folloeing the Corona Virus outbreak at his Club which saw Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang, Alexander Laacazette, Willian Borges and Gabriel all infected. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang has however recovered and may make an appearance.

Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel will says he hopes his side end their poor recent record against the Gunners; Chelsea have not won from the last four meetings between the two clubs. Tuchel also joked that he hoped Romelu Lukaku will have 50 goals by the winter break. Chelsea midfielders Jorginho and Ngolo Kante have been nominated For The UEFA player of the Year along with Manchester City Midfielder Kevin De Bruyne.

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