Joe Willock – 6/10 – It is clear that Mikel Arteta trusts the young Englishman, and his industry was needed as Chelsea upped the intensity late in the game.
Nicolas Pépé – 4/10 – Mostly anonymous.
Shkodran Mustafi – N/A – Came on to help park the bus.
A trip to Brighton on Tuesday will – mercifully – bring competitive action in 2020 to a close. This result did not flatter Arsenal, but they must take advantage of their upcoming fixtures and make the necessary transactions in the upcoming transfer window.