Chelsea won 2-0 (2-0) away to Arsenal in the Premier League. Reece James and Romelu Lukaku scored one goal each for Chelsea.
The visiting team Chelsea started the match best and took the lead early when Romelu Lukaku netted in the 15th minute, with an assist by Reece James, making it 1-0.
Chelsea increased their lead to 0-2, as Reece James scored, with an assist by Mason Mount, in the 35th minute. The teams were unable to score in the second half and the game ended with a 2-0 win for Chelsea.
The last outing between the teams ended in a 0-1 away win for Arsenal in May 2021.
In the next games in the Premier League, Arsenal will take on Manchester City (away) on 2021-08-28, Norwich City (home) on 2021-09-11 and Burnley (away) on 2021-09-18. Chelsea play Liverpool (away) on 2021-08-28, Aston Villa (home) on 2021-09-11 and Tottenham (away) on 2021-09-19.