Moses scores but Arsenal edge Chelsea to lift Community Shield

Pedro was back on the training pitch less than a fortnight after being taken to a Beijing hospital

The game went straight to a penalty shoot-out at the end of 90 minutes.

The game was the first time the "ABBA" format has been used in England, which allows the first team to take a penalty - in this case Chelsea captain Gary Cahill, who scored - before alternating pairs of kicks are taken.

FA Cup winners Arsenal beat Premier League champions Chelsea to win the Community Shield on penalties after Thibaut Courtois and Alvaro Morata missed spot-kicks in a shootout at Wembley.

The Gunners snared the first silverware of the season by beating the Premier League champions on penalties at Wembley to follow May's FA Cup final triumph over their London rivals.

And they then found themselves a man up as Pedro received a deserved red card for a "studs-up" challenge on Mohamed Elneny.

Victor Moses had given Chelsea the lead just after half-time, but when referee Bobby Madley sent Pedro off on 80 minutes, it took Kolasinac only two more minutes to level the game.

Cahill stepped up first for Chelsea and scored before Theo Walcott and Nacho Monreal converted for Arsenal.




Club record-signing Lacazette almost opened his account at Wembley when he curled an effort from inside the box following a counter attack but it rattled off the woodwork.

Arsene Wenger wants the Arsenal fanbase to stand "united and together" going into the new Premier League season following their Community Shield win over Chelsea.

Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez was present as a spectator, as was Chelsea's Eden Hazard.

Alex Iwobi's direct running twice forced Courtois to be alert, while Danny Welbeck headed at the goalkeeper, who was beaten by Lacazette only for the striker to see the ball rebound off the post.

Arsenal's other new signing, Sead Kolasinac, replaced the Gunners captain.

Record signing Morata - a late substitute - dragged a poor effort wide moments after Courtois had blazed over in a first use of a new penalty shootout system.

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