first_imgArsenal v ChelseaCapital One Cup7.45pm LIVE ON SKYTHE BOUNCE FACTOR?They say 24 hours is a long time in politics.A lot can happen in 48 hours in football too. It’s only been that time since Chelsea scored their dramatic late winner against Manchester City on Sunday and go back to the top of the Star Sports ante-post list for the Premier League.In horse racing a lot is made of the ‘bounce factor’ a poor performance that comes immediately on the back of a good one and it will be a new look Chelsea side tonight.Jose Mourinho will shuffle his expensive pack of cards and Juan Mata, Kevin De Bruyne, Michael Essien, Demba Ba and Mark Schwarzer are all likely to get a chance.Arsenal will be without the suspended Mikel Arteta and Mathieu Flamini, who has a groin injury.Jack Wilshere is fit, but Serge Gnabry faces a fitness test on an ankle problem.It’s a fixture which usually sees plenty of goals….HEAD TO HEAD RECORD(Max last 10 only)Jan 2013 Premier Chelsea 2-1 ArsenalSep 2012 Premier Arsenal 1-2 ChelseaApr 2012 Premier Arsenal 0-0 ChelseaOct 2011 Premier Chelsea 3-5 ArsenalDec 2010 Premier Arsenal 3-1 ChelseaOct 2010 Premier Chelsea 2-0 ArsenalFeb 2010 Premier Chelsea 2-0 ArsenalNov 2009 Premier Arsenal 0-3 ChelseaMay 2009 Premier Arsenal 1-4 ChelseaApr 2009 FA Cup Arsenal 1-2 ChelseaThat’s an average of 3.3 goals per game so am happy to play at around 4/6 on over 2.5 tonight.STAR FORECAST(stake between 0.5 and 10 points)6 points win OVER 2.5 GOALS around 4/6 DIGITAL KILLED THE VIDEO STAR?The DVD and computer games rental chain Blockbuster is poised to enter administration for the second time this year, placing 2,000 jobs at risk.It was snapped up in March by private equity group Gordon Brothers Europe after its initial collapse in January but the new owners said it had continued to suffer from poor trading.Gordon Brothers planned to cut 32 jobs at the chain’s Uxbridge headquarters in London while its 264 stores were at risk, the company said, unless a buyer could be found.It cut Blockbuster’s store portfolio and staff numbers in half to prioritise prime locations and new releases but said its turnaround attempts for the historically loss-making company coincided with low demand across rental and retail sales.last_img

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