Oct 5, 2014 at 2.05pm UK at ​Stamford Bridge

2-0

Hazard (27' pen.), Costa (78')
Cahill (20'), Ivanovic (53'), Schurrle (66'), Oscar (86')
FT(HT: 1-0)

Chambers (22'), Koscielny (27'), Welbeck (91')
Result: Chelsea too good for Arsenal
Result: Chelsea too good for Arsenal
Goals from Eden Hazard and Diego Costa see Chelsea move five points clear at the top of the table with a 2-0 win over Arsenal.
Reaction
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger and his Chelsea counterpart Jose Mourinho watch their teams during their premiership match at Highbury in north London, 18 December 2005
Jose Mourinho accuses FA of double standards?
Jose Mourinho accuses the FA of double standards, after Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger wasn't sanctioned for pushing the Chelsea manager.
Oct 18, 10:57
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho (R) and Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (L) are kept apart by the fourth official Jonathan Moss during the English Premier League match on October 5, 2014
Laurent Koscielny: Arsene Wenger "flew out of control"
Laurent Koscielny admits that Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger lost his cool during Sunday's Premier League defeat against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 8, 06:15
Chelsea's English defender John Terry passes the ball during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge in London on October 5, 2014
John Terry warns against Chelsea complacency
John Terry warns his Chelsea teammates against complacency following their 2-0 victory over Arsenal in the Premier League.
Oct 6, 15:32
Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea saves from David Nugent of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois given all-clear following head injury
Chelsea confirm that goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has been released from hospital.
Oct 6, 13:27
Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea is closed down by Alexis Sanchez and Santi Cazorla of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match on October 5, 2014
Cesc Fabregas hails "solid" Chelsea
Cesc Fabregas praises Chelsea for their "solid" performance during Sunday's win over former club Arsenal.
Oct 6, 11:23
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on prior to the the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on September 20, 2014
Jack Wilshere frustrated by Arsenal defeat
Jack Wilshere believes that Arsenal's lack of bite up front cost them during Sunday's defeat to Chelsea.
Oct 6, 11:09
Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea saves from David Nugent of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho defends decision to keep Thibaut Courtois on
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho defends the decision to allow Thibaut Courtois to play on against Arsenal after appearing to suffer concussion.
Oct 6, 09:28
Jose Mourinho of Chelsea gives out instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at Etihad Stadium on September 21, 2014
Jose Mourinho: 'I'm not getting carried away'
Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho claims that he won't be getting carried away by his side's good start to the Premier League season.
Oct 5, 20:20
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger: 'Chelsea were more ruthless'
Arsene Wenger accepts that Chelsea were more ruthless after the Gunners' 2-0 defeat on Sunday.
Oct 5, 20:01
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho (R) and Arsenal's French manager Arsene Wenger (L) are kept apart by the fourth official Jonathan Moss during the English Premier League match on October 5, 2014
Arsene Wenger plays down Jose Mourinho touchline spat
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger plays down his touchline row with Jose Mourinho after seeing his side lose 2-0 to Chelsea.
Oct 5, 17:22
A dejected Per Mertesacker of Arsenal after defeat during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge on October 4, 2014
Per Mertesacker urges Arsenal to "learn quickly" following Chelsea defeat
Per Mertesacker warns his Arsenal teammates to "learn quickly" following their 2-0 defeat against Chelsea at Stamford Bridge this afternoon.
Oct 5, 17:16
Jose Mourinho of Chelsea gives out instructions during the Barclays Premier League match between Manchester City and Chelsea at Etihad Stadium on September 21, 2014
Jose Mourinho questions referee decisions
Jose Mourinho says that referee Martin Atkinson had a "fantastic performance" this afternoon, but questions a few key decisions that went against his side.
Oct 5, 16:59
Cesc Fabregas of Chelsea is closed down by Alexis Sanchez and Santi Cazorla of Arsenal during the Barclays Premier League match on October 5, 2014
Cesc Fabregas: 'I have big respect for Arsenal'
Cesc Fabregas insists that he has "huge respect" for former club Arsenal following Chelsea's 2-0 win over their London rivals at Stamford Bridge.
Oct 5, 16:37
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsene Wenger: 'Diego Costa injury is not obvious'
Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger admits that he doesn't believe stories concerning Chelsea striker Diego Costa's hamstring injury.
Oct 5, 14:23
A general view of Stamford bridge is pictured before the start of the UEFA Champions League Group E football match between Chelsea and Bayer Leverkusen on September 13, 2011
Chelsea vs. Arsenal delayed by 15 minutes
Chelsea's Premier League game against Arsenal at Stamford Bridge has been delayed by 15 minutes.
Oct 5, 14:07
The Match
Player Ratings
Sports Mole takes a look at who impressed during Chelsea's eventful 2-0 win over Arsenal at Stamford Bridge this evening.
Analysis
Sports Mole takes an in-depth look at Chelsea's 2-0 victory over Arsenal in an eventful London derby this afternoon.
Match Report
Goals from Eden Hazard and Diego Costa see Chelsea move five points clear at the top of the table with a 2-0 win over Arsenal.
Live Commentary
Relive Chelsea's 2-0 victory over Arsenal at Stamford Bridge as the Blues extend both their unbeaten start to the season and their lead at the top of the table.
HT Report
Eden Hazard's 28th-minute penalty has given Chelsea a 1-0 lead over Arsenal at half time in a feisty encounter at Stamford Bridge.
Team News
Chelsea and Arsenal make one change apiece for this afternoon's Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge.
Preview
Sports Mole previews the London derby between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge.
Head to Head
Mar 22, 2014 12.45pm
Chelsea
6-0
Arsenal
Eto'o (5'), Schurrle (7'), Hazard (17' pen.), Oscar (42', 65'), Salah (69')

Rosicky (52')
Gibbs (15')
Dec 23, 2013 8pm
Oct 29, 2013 7.45pm
Jan 20, 2013 1.30pm
Chelsea
2-1
Arsenal
Lampard (16' pen.), Mata (6')
Mata (66'), Cole (87')
Walcott (58')
Szczesny (16')
Sep 29, 2012 12.45pm
Arsenal
1-2
Chelsea
Gervinho (42')
Ramsey (35'), Vermaelen (53')
Mata (53'), Torres (20')
Oscar (39'), Luiz (48'), Ramires (90')
Build-up
Chelseas Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas celebrates scoring the opening goal of the UEFA Champions League, group G football match between Chelsea and Schalke 04 at Stamford Bridge, in London on September 17, 2014
Martin Keown: 'Jose Mourinho love helped bring Cesc Fabregas to Chelsea'
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown believes that Jose Mourinho's "love" for Cesc Fabregas was crucial in convincing the former Gunner to sign for Chelsea.
Oct 5, 13:15
Arsenal midfielder Emmanuel Petit celebrates a goal against Nottingham Forest on August 17, 1998
Emmanuel Petit: Chelsea have "great balance"
Former Arsenal and Chelsea midfielder Emmanuel Petit believes that the "great balance" of the current Chelsea squad will give them the edge over their London rivals.
Oct 5, 11:32
Chelseas Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas celebrates scoring the opening goal of the UEFA Champions League, group G football match between Chelsea and Schalke 04 at Stamford Bridge, in London on September 17, 2014
Mathieu Flamini warns Arsenal teammates to be "careful" of Cesc Fabregas threat
Arsenal midfielder Mathieu Flamini says that it "won't be easy" for his side to keep a leash on Cesc Fabregas when they face Chelsea this afternoon.
Oct 5, 07:04
Nemanja Matic of Chelsea (21) celebrates with team mate Cesc Fabregas as he scores their first goal during the UEFA Champions League Group G match against Sporting Lisbon on September 30, 2014
Eden Hazard: 'Premier League rivals regret snubbing Cesc Fabregas'
Eden Hazard has suggested that Cesc Fabregas's decision to opt for a move to Chelsea may have left some Premier League rivals frustrated.
Oct 5, 01:52
Chelsea's Portuguese manager Jose Mourinho gestures during the English Premier League football match between Chelsea and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge in west London on February 8, 2014
Jose Mourinho plays down chances of going whole season unbeaten
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho doubts that a repeat of Arsenal's 'invincible' season is possible in modern football.
Oct 4, 14:13
Danny Welbeck of Arsenal celebrates with team-mates Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Alexis Sanchez after scoring the opening goal during the UEFA Champions League group D match between Arsenal FC and Galatasaray AS at Emirates Stadium on October 1, 2014
Jamie Carragher: 'Different challenge for Danny Welbeck'
Jamie Carragher suggests that Danny Welbeck needs to produce the goods against the likes of Chelsea to silence the critics.
Oct 4, 12:46
Wojciech Szczesny Arsenal FC during an Arsenal training session at Gelora Bung Karno Stadium on July 13, 2013
Wojciech Szczesny praises "incredible" Costa ahead of Chelsea, Arsenal clash
Arsenal keeper Wojciech Szczesny praises the "incredible" Diego Costa ahead of the Gunners' trip to Stamford Bridge.
Oct 4, 04:36
Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea saves from David Nugent of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Thibaut Courtois: "Arsenal are a really top team"
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois wants to take all three points in his first London derby against Arsenal this weekend.
Oct 4, 02:45
Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates after scoring his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 2, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: 'We can beat Chelsea'
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain believes that Arsenal can claim all three points in their Premier League match against Chelsea this weekend.
Oct 3, 20:48
Diego Costa of Chelsea during the pre-season friendly match between Chelsea and Real Sociedad at Stamford Bridge on August 12, 2014
Wojciech Szczesny wary of "incredible" Diego Costa
Wojciech Szczesny says that Diego Costa is "incredible" and that Arsenal will find it hard to stop him in their Premier League match against Chelsea this weekend.
Oct 3, 19:42
Chelseas Spanish midfielder Cesc Fabregas celebrates scoring the opening goal of the UEFA Champions League, group G football match between Chelsea and Schalke 04 at Stamford Bridge, in London on September 17, 2014
Jose Mourinho: 'I couldn't be happier with Cesc Fabregas'
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho reveals that he "couldn't be happier" with midfielder Cesc Fabregas as he prepares to face his former club on Sunday.
Oct 3, 13:26
Diego Costa of Chelsea during the pre-season friendly match between Chelsea and Real Sociedad at Stamford Bridge on August 12, 2014
Jose Mourinho unsurprised by Diego Costa call-up
Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho insists that he is unsurprised that striker Diego Costa has been called up by Spain, despite concerns over his fitness.
Oct 3, 13:12
Arsene Wenger watches on as Arsenal take on Man City during the Community Shield on August 10, 2014
Arsenal's Arsene Wenger out to avenge last season's 6-0 defeat to Chelsea
Arsene Wenger believes that his Arsenal team are capable of avenging last season's 6-0 defeat to Chelsea at Stamford Bridge when the two sides meet on Sunday.
Oct 3, 10:10
Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Arsene Wenger "impressed" by Diego Costa's ability to adapt quickly
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger admits that he has been "impressed" by Diego Costa's blistering start to his Chelsea career.
Oct 3, 10:01
Arsenal's manager Arsene Wenger waits for the begining of the UEFA Champions League play-off football match Besiktas vs Arsenal at Ataturk Olympic Stadium on August 19, 2014
Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger: 'I have no animosity against Cesc Fabregas'
Arsene Wenger insists that he has no "animosity" against Cesc Fabregas after he opted to sign for Arsenal's rivals Chelsea in the summer.
Oct 3, 09:50
Arsenal's German midfielder Mesut Ozil (R) runs with the ball chased by Leicester City's Algerian midfielder Riyad Mahrez (L) during the English Premier League football match on August 31, 2014
Andre Schurrle: 'Mesut Ozil relishes being under pressure'
Andre Schurrle believes that his fellow German Mesut Ozil will enjoy performing under pressure following recent criticism aimed at him.
Oct 3, 05:10
Arsenal's Per Mertesacker celebrates after scoring his team's second goal against Stoke during their Premier League match on September 22, 2013
Per Mertesacker: 'Arsenal ready to try different approach against Chelsea'
Per Mertesacker is certain that Arsenal can beat Chelsea with a different approach at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
Oct 3, 02:08
Diego Costa of Chelsea celebrates as he scores their first goal during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Chelsea striker Diego Costa declares fitness for Arsenal clash
Diego Costa confirms that he will play against Arsenal on Sunday, despite concerns that the prolific Chelsea forward may not be fit.
Oct 2, 09:33
Thibaut Courtois of Chelsea saves from David Nugent of Leicester City during the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge on August 23, 2014
Chelsea goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois happy with "tough" win over Sporting Lisbon
Thibaut Courtois admits that Chelsea were forced to work hard for Tuesday's win over Sporting Lisbon in the Champions League.
Oct 1, 13:18
Martin Keown looks on prior to the pre-season match between Corby Town and Stevenage at Steel Park on August 2, 2011 in Corby, England
Martin Keown: Chelsea are "almost out of sight so early in the season"
Former Arsenal defender Martin Keown talks up Chelsea's chances of winning the Premier League.
Sep 30, 19:51
Jack Wilshere of Arsenal looks on prior to the the Barclays Premier League match between Aston Villa and Arsenal at Villa Park on September 20, 2014
Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere 'fit to face Chelsea on Sunday'
Jack Wilshere is reportedly expected to be fit for Arsenal's clash against Chelsea on Sunday, despite hurting his ankle in last weekend's North London derby.
Sep 30, 07:30
Arsenal's English midfielder Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain celebrates after scoring his second goal during the English Premier League football match between Arsenal and Crystal Palace at the Emirates Stadium in London on February 2, 2014
Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain: 'We have a point to prove against Chelsea'
Arsenal winger Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain feels that his side need to show they can compete against the big teams in the Premier League when they face Chelsea on Sunday.
Sep 29, 05:05



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1Manchester CityMan City98103242825
2Manchester UnitedMan Utd96212241820
3Tottenham HotspurSpurs96211961320
4Chelsea95131710716
5Arsenal95131712516
6Watford94321517-215
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13West Bromwich AlbionWest Brom9243710-310
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16West Ham UnitedWest Ham9225817-98
17Stoke CityStoke92251020-108
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19Bournemouth9216613-77
20Crystal Palace9108219-173