Chelsea are continued their momentum run of form by recorded another important victory in their pre-season campaign as Thomas Tuchel’s men defeat Arsenal 2-1 at Emirates stadium on Sunday evening.
The Blues made perfect start to the game and found themselves lead through Kai Havertz amazing strike.
The German playmaker, who handed his first start of the summer, received pass from Timo Werner, before fired over shot-stopper Bernd Leno.
Chelsea unable to extend their tally while Arsenal failed to level it as half-time ended 1-0. In second-half of the game substitute Granit Xhaka scored amazing header to equalised for Mikel Arteta’s side.
Several minutes later, Tammy Abraham, who heavily linked with a move to Arsenal, put Thomas Tuchel’s men ahead again with absolutely brilliant strike.
Despite leading 2-1 late on thanks to a poor back-pass from Gunners’ defender Hector Bellerin, Chelsea was almost pegged back just moments later.
Following a quick breakaway, the ball, which fell perfectly at the feet of midfielder Joe Willock, was then fired into the top corner before crashing down off the crossbar.
Despite clearly being across the goal line, with no technology in place, the referee wrongly opted to rule the strike out.
Ben White, then, marked his Arsenal debut with impressive performances, with one of his brilliant performer was against Hakim Ziyech by made huge block to denied Chelsea star.