England: Football League Cup - 1/2 finals (1st match)
Match start: 21:00 (GMT+1)
The London derby in the semi-final of the Football League Cup is more attractive and promises to become the most interesting match of the European football matchday. A battle between Chelsea and Arsenal is always interesting and it doesn’t matter what is the condition of the teams at this stage of the history. Plus, don’t forget that this fight is organized for the right to get into the FL cup final that increases the importance of this battle.
The transfer window hasn't even managed to open as Chelsea has already signed Barkley from Everton for almost £17 million. This purchase has been made thanks to serious earnings on Diego Costa's sale and Antonio Conte has gained the good utility player. EPL defending champions have seriously lagged behind Manchester (with 16 points), and Chelsea will hardly be able to keep the title. But to take some cup tournaments and to act successfully in the Champions League is an adequate task for the team of Conte.
One more English club that was expected to demonstrate better results this season. But a lot of people have already begun to get used to Arsenal’s failures and Wenger's team is taking the 6th place in standings, staying behind the Champions League zone with five points. The Gunners are keeping silence at the transfer market so far, except for signing of the young Greek Konstantinos Mavropanos who is far from being the main player of the Arsenal. During the Football League Cup match against Chelsea Arsenal will try to improve the mood and to fight against favorite.
Recently, matches between Chelsea and Arsenal often end with a draw and this fact once again demonstrates how hot the battles are. We suggest you to believe statistics and to earn on draw outcome of the regulation time.
Our tip: draw - odds 4.2 Bet365