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Carabao Cup Recap: Chelsea, Arsenal settle for scoreless draw in 1st leg

Blues boss, Antonio Conte , named a very strong team for the game, but they were unable to see off a patched-up Arsenal squad. Wenger selected Mathieu Debuchy, Per Mertesacker and Rob Holding for Sunday's FA Cup third round clash against Nottingham Forest with Calum Chambers, the manager's only other defensive option rested, but that starting back-three endured a woeful afternoon at the City Ground with Debuchy and Holding both giving away penalties in a 4-2 defeat .