Two fortunate goals cost Chelsea their place in the League Cup final last night, as Arsenal’s opener bounced into the back of the net off two Blues heads and their winner saw Granit Xhaka poke home a deflected cross, but Antonio Conte can have no real complaints.
Chelsea just didn’t impose themselves on the match to the extent they could have done, allowing it to reduce to a tight and cagey affair that eventually saw the home side come out on top at the Emirates Stadium.
It was a frustrating evening for the reigning Premier League champions, one that suggests all isn’t quite right in west London at the moment. But who were the biggest culprits as Chelsea were eliminated from a cup competition for the first time this season?
Let us know by taking part below and giving each Chelsea player involved in the 2-1 defeat an individual performance rating out of ten…