• Chelsea have won the League Cup on three occasions, in 1965, 1998 and 2005. Arsenal have won it twice, in 1987 and 1993.
  • Arsenal won the first League Cup meeting between the sides 2-1 with goals from Frank Stapleton and Trevor Ross. David Hay netted for Chelsea.
  • Chelsea's 5-0 League Cup win at Highbury in November 1998 remains as the Blues biggest ever win over Arsenal and Wenger's biggest defeat as Gunners boss.
  • Since the 5-0 League Cup defeat to Chelsea Arsenal went 17 games unbeaten against the Blues until defeat in the Champions League Quarter Final.
  • Chelsea are unbeaten against Arsenal in their last eight meetings.
Arsenal v Chelsea - League Cup meetings at a glance P W D L F A 4 2 0 2 5 10 Arsenal v Chelsea - A complete League Cup record Date Competition Round H/A/N Opposition W/D/L F A 11-11-1998 League Cup 4th H Chelsea L 0 5 18-02-1998 League Cup Semi Final 2nd Leg A Chelsea L 1 3 28-01-1998 League Cup Semi Final 1st Leg H Chelsea W 2 1 26-10-1976 League Cup 4th H Chelsea W 2 1 Copyright 2014 The Arsenal Football Club plc. Permission to use quotations from this article is granted subject to appropriate credit being given to www.arsenal.com as the source 1 Feb 2007