The London Derby, in which Chelsea will host Arsenal within the first semi-final match of the English League Cup. Bookmakers are on the Blues side in this couple, who probably wouldn’t be able to repeat their success in the EPL, which means Conte will put all the efforts to win some other tournament and the League Cup fits perfectly for that.
Chelsea didn’t win the two last matches, having a 2:2 draw with Arsenal within the EPL, and after that the Blues couldn’t defeat Norwich City in an away cup game, the encounter ended with a score of 0:0. The Pensioners are situated on the third position on the third position in the EPL tournament table, the team has 46 points in the asset, which is 16 points less, than the leading Manchester City.
While Chelsea only had a draw with Norwich City and now there will be a rematch at the Blues home ground, Arsenal got eliminated from the second most important tournament in the English football, having lost to Nottingham Forest, 2:4. Prior to the misfortune, the Gunners had a draw twice, with West Bromwich at first, 1:1, and Chelsea after that, 2:2. The Red-and-Whites are situated on the sixth position in the EPL table, having 39 points in the asset, losing to Liverpool, which are in the top-four five points.
Chelsea will do everything possible to defeat their opponents in the first game of the confrontation. The opponents had a 2:2 draw very recently, but Chelsea were closer to the success in the encounter after all, now the field factor should be in favor of the Pensioners.
Prediction for the match: Chelsea to win