Arsenal Broke The Deadlock By Beating Chelsea 3-1 At The Emirates Stadium. Gunners eased the pressure on manager Mikel Arteta with a 3-1 home win over Chelsea to bring their winless Premier League run to an end.
Alexandre Lacazette converted a penalty before Granit Xhaka’s superb free-kick doubled Arsenal’s lead just ahead of the break.
Chelsea, looking to stay hot on the heels of the chasing pack, were caught out again after 56 minutes when Bukayo Saka clipped home a third, sending Chelsea plans for win to the shadow.
Mohamed Elneny drilled a fierce effort against the crossbar, before Chelsea pulled a goal back after 85 minutes through Tammy Abraham, who was ruled onside by VAR after initially being flagged offside.
Gunners keeper Bernd Leno produced a fine save from Jorginho’s penalty in stoppage time as Arsenal closed out a first league win since beating Manchester United away last month.