Photo: Willian issues rallying cry ahead of Arsenal v Chelsea

Willian rallies his Chelsea team-mates ahead of trip to Arsenal

Willian has rallied his Chelsea team-mates ahead of Sunday’s trip to Arsenal.

The defending champions are looking to extend their hold over Arsenal in the Premier League after managing to remain unbeaten against the Gunners since 2011.

Chelsea were 2-0 winners against Arsenal at Stamford Bridge earlier this season before Jose Mourinho was sacked and replaced by Guus Hiddink in December.

Willian took to social media ahead of Sunday afternoon’s clash at the Emirates Stadium to rally the Chelsea troops.

Willian has never scored against Arsenal since his move to Chelsea in 2013.

The Brazil international has been one of the defending Premier League champions’s most-consistent players so far this season.

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The 26-year-old has scored eight times in 30 appearances for the west London side so far this season.

Hiddink’s Chelsea side are in 14th place in the Premier League table and 19 points behind second-placed Arsenal ahead of Sunday’s London derby.

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