2017/18 Community Shield

Sunday 6th August 2017

Venue: Wembley

Arsenal  1

Chelsea  1

(Arsenal won 4-1 on penalties)


Half-time 0-0
Attendance: 83,325

The Community Shield match was between the 2016/17 Premier League champions Chelsea and the 2016/17 FA Cup winners, Arsenal. The same two clubs had been at Wembley in May to contest the FA Cup final.

Arsenal: P Cech, H. Bellerin, P. Mertesacker (sub: S. Kolasinac), R. Holding, N. Monreal, A. Oxlade-Chamberlain, A. Iwobi (sub: T, Walcott), M. Elneny, G. Xhaka, D. Welbeck (sub: R. Nelson), A. Lacazette (sub: O.Giroud).   

Chelsea: T. Courtous, G Cahill, D Luiz, C. Azpilicueta, M. Alonso (sub: A. Rudiger), N. Kante, C. Fabregas, V, Moses, Pedro, Willian (sub: C. Musonda), M. Batshuayi (sub: A. Morata).