Arsenal came back from a goal down to beat Chelsea 2-1 at the Emirates and secure a place in the Carabao Cup final.
Matchday: Team News – Player Ratings – Match Highlights
Match: Arsenal v Chelsea
Stadium: Emirates Stadium
Kick-Off (GMT): Wed 24 Jan 20:00
It was always going to be a difficult test for Arsenal even with the players Chelsea were missing for this match.
Thibaut Courtois, Alvaro Morata and Cesc Fabregas all missed the match for the Blues but it didn’t stop them from taking the lead through Eden Hazard in the sixth minute.
It proved to be the wake-up call Arsenal needed as they immediately responded through strange circumstances.
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Nacho Monreal’s header from a corner took two deflections of Chelsea players before falling into the back of the net.
There was some fortune in the buildup to the next goal too but Granit Xhaka didn’t complain as he toe-poked home.
The Gunners survived a late surge from the visitors to secure a fourth Wembley final in less than five years.
Here are the match highlights