I was surprised with the quality of their play‘.
The bad-tempered Premier League derby at Stamford Bridge saw Chelsea striker Diego Costa being charged with “act of violent conduct” after television replays showed him catching Arsenal defender Laurent Koscielny with his arm.
Chelsea continued to rebuild their season as they eased past Walsall with a 4-1 win in the Capital One Cup.
Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers is concerned that his team are looking anxious when they play at Anfield.
His eye for a pass cannot be denied and his 18 assists were a massive contribution to Chelsea being crowned Premier League champions last season.
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Chelsea midfielder Nemanja Matic is expecting improvement today by his squad on the field.
They entered gameweek six having made their worst start to a league campaign in 29 years and with a defence that has conceded more goals than any other in England’s top-flight (12). I think this helps us, it’s easier to focus on one match. It’s just Chelsea-Arsenal and it’s a match that we want to win.
“In the FA Cup we lost against a League One club [Bradford], which can happen”.
“But the goal just before half-time gave us a real lift”.
Right now, that’s the biggest thing holding him back. The Belgian wasn’t the game changer that he has been for Chelsea innumerable times, but he certainly played a hand in the key events in front of goal.
“It’s not good enough for a club like Arsenal to lose two games in a row”, Ramsey said. Similarly, sources close to the 34-year-old insist he has far too much respect for the Portuguese to cause problems behind the scenes.