Chelsea Vs Arsenal FA Community Shield 2017 – Arsenal Beats Chelsea To Win Trophy in a penalty shootout. Finally, Arsenal beats their English counterparts in a penalty shootout at the Wembley Stadium, Wembley, to lift the FA Community Shield trophy for the 15th time. Arsenal has won the Shield cup for fifteen (15) times now.
The last FA Community Shield Cup final (2015) was also between Chelsea and Arsenal, and Arsenal won Chelsea (1-0). For two consecutive times (2015, 2017) Arsenal has beaten Chelsea to win the FA Community Shield Cup and from 2014 to date, Arsenal has won the cup three times. At Wembley Stadium yesterday, the Emirates FA Cup winners and Premier League champions met in what the duo described as more than a match but a fight till a winner is named.
The match which started at 2:00 PM (BST) with Arsenal kicking off ended at 1-1 draw (Full Time). To determine the winner of the 2017 FA Community Shield Cup, the two giants engaged in a penalty shootout where Arsenal beat Chelsea 4-1. It is really a deserved win for the Gunners as they played with all their prowess to retain the cup.
Chelsea Vs Arsenal FA Community Shield 2017 – Arsenal Beats Chelsea To Win Trophy
Chelsea was the first to put the ball into her opponents net after a corner kick by the Gunners was hit back to the goal area Cesc Febragas. The ball was controlled by the Blues Victor Moses and finally it was inside the goal post. The match continued towards the end of the second half when Pedro was dismissed for foul play on Mohamed Elneny. This resulted in a free kick where Granit Xhaka took the ball high for Kolasinac to head into the goal post to end the match at 1-1.
At the penalty shootout, Arsenal returned the cup by beating Chelsea 4-1. Really, a historic winning over the Premier League champions. Currently, Arsenal is ahead of Chelsea in winning FA Community Shield Cup, having won the cup fifteen (15) times and their counterpart, Chelsea, winning only four (4) times. In all, Manchester United remains the highest winners having won 21 times.
Kudos to The Gunners! Kudos to Arsene Wenger!! Also Kudos to all Arsenal Fans!!! It’s indeed a well deserved victory.
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