Arsenal make a short trip to take on cross town and arch rivals Chelsea in the top of the table clash on Saturday’s early blockbuster kickoff. Both the teams will take the pitch knowing a win will put them in pole position over the other in the race for the title. While Arsenal come into this encounter at the back of a morale boosting 1-0 win over Tottenham last Sunday, Chelsea, after losing to Aston Villa last weekend, secured their passage to the quarter finals of the Champions League with a comfortable 2-0 win over Galatasaray in midweek.
Arsene Wenger however knows his team can only ill afford to drop further points in their quest for the Premier League crown while Mourinho will look to keep his perfect home record going. Can Arsenal upset the odds against Mourinho’s men at Stamford Bridge and what will be Wenger’s strongest possible squad? We here at Soccersouls have the answers for our readers.
Wojciech Szczesny should start in goal for the traveling side and the Pole will have to play out of his skin to stop Chelsea from scoring. Szczesny will come under constant scrutiny from the well drilled Blues midfield who have the ability to cut open any side and score past any opposition in the Premier League.