Four things that will definitely happen during Chelsea vs Arsenal

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BT SPORTArsenal Cologne Theo Walcott was criticised by Martin Keown for his performance tonight

However it was Arsenal who will emerge with most credit after a controlled performance that many thought they were incapable of, particularly after their recent 4-0 capitulation to Liverpool.

Arsenal said they had worked with the Metropolitan Police and UEFA in deciding whether the game, which the English team won 3-1, went ahead. In tactical situations, physical situations, you need to try and improve this situation.

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Here are a few (less serious) things that we think will definitely happen.

While the Gunners are still awaiting their first league goal away from home, Wenger said the performance was more significant than the point.

Wenger has a decision to make before the trip to Chelsea about whether adding a man to the defence or midfield gives his team a stronger structure, a better platform, an improved chance of hanging on in there in a hard away assignment.

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Wenger made nine changes for the 3-1 win over Cologne but is likely to recall a host of first-team regulars at Stamford Bridge after the likes of Petr Cech, Laurent Koscielny, Mesut Ozil and Alexandre Lacazette sat out Thursday's victory.

Kante received accolades aplenty for his role in Chelsea's triumph, while Conte continually said the France midfielder could improve with the ball.

You know, because he shows passion?

The Belgian playmaker has been working his way back to full fitness for the west London side after missing the start of the campaign with an ankle problem.

"They have a really good squad to fight for the title in England for sure", Conte said.

"He's a part of the team, so we want everyone to be involved at their best".

"I think he's happy to join in and just sacrifice, that's what he always does".

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