Chelsea will defeat London rivals Arsenal in the first leg of their Carabao Cup semi-final at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday evening according to the results of a series of exclusive Chelsea Presser fan polls.
The Blues meet The Gunners for the third time this season but are still searching for their first win against Arsene Wenger’s men with both league meetings having ended level. Arsenal also drew with Chelsea in the FA Community Shield before beating Antonio Conte’s men on penalty kicks.
Ahead of the two sides’ latest fixture, we asked Blues fans whether Chelsea will defeat Arsenal at The Bridge. Fans voted in their usual high numbers with 96% opting for a home win and 4% voting for an Arsenal victory.
In a second fan poll, we asked fans how many goals they think Chelsea with score against Arsenal. Two or three goals was the most favourable outcome with 69% of the votes while 23% believe that The Blues could net four or more. Just 8% think that Conte’s men will score once will no votes were received in favour of an Arsenal clean sheet.
Finally, we asked fans whether they think that the winners of the Chelsea v Arsenal tie will lift the Carabao Cup. Many fans think this will be the case with 73% voting that the 2018 Carabao Cup winners will come from London.
The match kicks-off at 8pm on Wednesday evening and will be screened live on Sky Sports Main Event and Sky Sports Football Channels.