After making a dream start to the new season, Chelsea will be looking to continue the same form at Stamford Bridge to overcast London mate Arsenal.
Chelsea FC will be locking horn against Arsenal in the Gameweek 2 of English Premier League 2018/19. Similarly, Arsenal will be looking to bounce back from 0-2 defeat to Defending Champions Manchester City at Emirates.
Both teams are will their new managers with Chelsea manager making winning debut in Premier League whereas Arsenal’s made a losing start. Therefore, Arsenal will be looking to grab their first point of the season at Stamford Bridge. However, that won’t be easier either. Chelsea are strong this season with the addition of Jorginho, Kovacic and the young goalkeeper Kepa. Kovacic is yet to make PL debut whereas the other two had already made it with Jorginho scoring his debut goal.
|Game||Chelsea vs Arsenal|
|Date||August 18, 2018|
|Time||16:30 GMT or 22:15 NPT|
The match will Kick off on 16:30 GMT or 22:15 NPT. The match will be played at Stamford Bridge. These two teams had met 52 times. Arsenal had won 19 times whereas Chelsea had won 17 times. The remaining 16 matches were drawn. Chelsea have won five of their last six home Premier League matches against Arsenal, with the exception being a 0-0 draw last season.
How to watch Live ?
The match will be live in different TV Channels and also will be available online. Similarly, You can watch the online match in various sites. The match will be live streamed in Sky Sports Premier League. In addition to this, you can also enjoy the live action in Sky Sports Premier League website. The game will be broadcast live on television on Sky Sports Premier League and Sky Go offers an online streaming service. Similarly, you can get live match updates in official Premier League website.
You can watch the Live stream here at the time of Kick off.
|TV channel||Online stream|
|Sky Sports Premier League, Star Sports Networks, beiN Sports 1, NBC SN, BT Sport 4K UHD, BT Sport 1||Premierleague.com, totalsportek.com, espnfc.com.|
Chelsea’s Cesc Fabregas will be missing his game against the former club due to knee injury. Similarly, Eden Hazard is expected to start today as he came off the bench in the match against Huddersfield.
Similarly, Arsenal’s duo Lucas Torreira and Alexandre Lacazette is expected to start as they were impressive in the match against Manchester City. Former Chelsea GK Petr Cech will start rather than summer signing Bernd Leno for Arsenal.
|Arsenal Predicted XI|
|Cech; Bellerin, Mustafi, Papastathopoulos, Monreal; Torreira, Xhaka; Ozil, Ramsey, Lacazette, Aubameyang|
|Chelsea Predicted XI:|
|Kepa; Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Luiz, Alonso; Kante, Jorginho, Kovacic; Pedro, Willian, Hazard|