Chelsea have taken the lead late on at the Emirates against Arsenal through Marcos Alonso.

The Spaniard scored a late winner against Tottenham at Wembley earlier in the season to secure Chelsea their first win of the Premier League campaign, and he may well have bagged the reigning champions all three points tonight.

After some fine work from Davide Zappacosta down the right-hand-side, Alonso made a clever run across the Arsenal back-line and found himself a yard of space to fire past the helpless Petr Cech and into the back of the net.

Here’s the goal:

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You know, this is the area we concentrate so much on – what your head gives you when you are facing the keeper alone with the ball on your feet. When a player keeps doing repeatedly what he did yesterday that could not give him result, then his manager or… Read more »


Morata has to step up his game in matches like this. Seriously how many chances did he have in this game? He had chances in both halves, when it was 0:0, 0:1, 1:1, 2:1 and 2:2!!! Why was Michy not subed in for him? Why take off Hazard? Why not… Read more »