Chelsea frustrated by Arsenal stalemate

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Breaking news – London (NEWZ247) The weight of playing five games in two weeks made up with Arsenal and Chelsea as they toiled to a 0-0 draw the primary leg of their League Cup semi-last on 11-1-18.

Challenging their third rivalry after a packed festive fixture program, the London rivals were deficient with regards to the assaulting sting to discover an achievement in the stalemate not at all like when they attracted 2-2 the Premier League a week back.

Maybe having Alexis Sanchez on the pitch may have had the effect for Arsenal, however Arsene Wenger just conveyed his star forward in the second half at Stamford Bridge.

It was a choice, the manager insisted, that had nothing to do with Sanchez being focused by Manchester City in the January exchange window.

“The team selection had nothing to do with the transfer market,” said Wenger, who has been willing to offer cautious midfielder Francis Coquelin to Valencia this week.

Sanchez could leave with the expectation of complimentary when his agreement terminates in June.

“I need him to remain for more,” Wenger said.

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