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And so the battle between like-for-like players continues with Santi Cazorla and Juan Mata.
Cazorla has been nothing short of a revelation since signing for the Gunners from Malaga this summer, and he has already notched a goal and two assists for his new club.
His close ball control, dribbling and eye for a killer pass will cause the Chelsea back line untold problems, and Roberto Di Matteo’s defensive line will have to be at their best to stop Arsenal’s new star.
But Chelsea have their very own Spanish maestro in Juan Mata.
Mata has kept his place in the Chelsea starting XI despite Hazard and Oscar’s excellence this season, and that is a testament to his ability and importance to the side.
While Cazorla and Mata won’t be directly squaring up to each other, the battle between two of the league’s premier attacking midfielders should be one to look forward to.