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Before every fixture you can take a trip down memory lane with some classic encounters against our forthcoming opponents. Click on the scores for match reports and click on the PLAY buttons to watch the best of the action from each game.

08/09 Chelsea 1-2 Arsenal - Robin van Persie

CHELSEA 1-2 ARSENAL, 2008
The writing was on the wall when Djourou's own goal gave Chelsea the edge but Van Persie turned it around in three second half minutes. His first was a vicious right-foot finish, his second a shot on the turn as Arsenal rekindled their title chances

Mathieu Flamini

CHELSEA 1-1 ARSENAL, 2006
Arsenal were six minutes away from inflicting a famous defeat on their London rivals after a rare strike from Flamini gave them the lead. But Essien's thunderous effort gave Lehmann no chance and the visitors had to settle for a point.

Kanu - 1999

CHELSEA 2-3 ARSENAL, 1999
Kanu's crowning glory in an Arsenal shirt. The visitors were staring defeat in the face at the Bridge when the Nigerian came off the bench to haul them level before an incredible winner from the narrowest of angles.

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