dChelsea will be hoping to continue their impressive form last season and win their first trophy before the start of the season next week when they play Arsenal today,Chelsea lock horns with their London neighbours Arsenal in the Community shield.

Chelsea are favourite to win this years Community Shieldagainst Arsenals if history is anything to go by.

As many as 41 out of the 67 community shields contested between the winners of the League and the Winners of the FA cup have been won by the League Champions.

There have only been 16 times where FA Cup winners have beaten the League Champions to lift the Community Shield.

The remaining 10 community shield have been shared between the two clubs,with the matches having been drawn and penalties not used.

There have also been times where a team wins the double and are made to play the leagues  runners up,four of those matches was won by the double winning team and other two was won by the league runners up and one was shared.

Manchester united was the first to win the title in 1908 and has gone ahead to win 20 titles,They are followed closely by Liverpool who are second on the list with 15 titles,Arsenal follows on third position with 13,Everton with 9 whiles Tottenham are fifth with 7 titles respectively.

Chelsea if they win today will have 5 community Shield titles and remain at the sixth position on the log,with Manchester City,Wolverhampton wanderers and English Professional Eleven all with 4 titles each.

arArsenals last won it in 2014 whereas Chelsea won it last in 2009 whiles Chelsea last won it in 2009 after beating Manchester united on penalties.

So who wins the match today, can Arsene  Wenger record his first win over Mourinho all will Mourinho continue his winning records with Arsenal?

The match kicks off today Auguest 2,2015 at exactly 3pm.

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