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Clash of the titans: Chelsea's Mourinho Versus Arsenal's Wenger

Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger and Chelsea Manager Jose Mourinho pictured in 2007. Photo: PA

Premier League leaders Arsenal tackle Chelsea today with Arsene Wenger bidding to beat Jose Mourinho for the first time, at the 10th attempt.

Here is a look at the previous meetings between the managers:

  • Arsenal 2 Chelsea 2, Premier League, December 12, 2004

Chelsea twice came from behind against defending champions Arsenal, with Eidur Gudjohnsen and John Terry cancelling out Thierry Henry's double.

Arsenal's Thierry Henry passes Chelsea's Claude Makelele in 2004 Credit: PA
  • Chelsea 0 Arsenal 0, Premier League, April 20, 2005

The Blues were held to a stalemate as they closed in on a first championship in 50 years with an 11-point lead with five games to play.

  • Arsenal 1 Chelsea 2, Community Shield, August 7, 2005

Didier Drogba netted twice as Mourinho's men won the season opener, with Cesc Fabregas replying for Arsenal.

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger (l) and Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho (far right) pictured in August 2005. Credit: PA
  • Chelsea 1 Arsenal 0, Premier League, August 21, 2005

Again Drogba was on target as Chelsea inflicted an early blow in the title race.

  • Arsenal 0 Chelsea 2, Premier League, December 18, 2005

Chelsea stretched their advantage over Arsenal to 20 points with goals from Arjen Robben and Joe Cole to inflict the Gunners' third successive league loss for the first time in over 10 years.

Chelsea's Michael Essien hits the cross bar in the closing minutes of the game in December 2006 Credit: PA
  • Chelsea 1 Arsenal 1, Premier League, December 10, 2006

Michael Essien's thunderous strike six minutes from time earned Chelsea a point, preserving Mourinho's unbeaten league record at home, after Mathieu Flamini had put the visitors in front.

  • Chelsea 2 Arsenal 1, League Cup final, February 25, 2007

A mass brawl marked the conclusion of a game sealed by two Drogba goals and featuring three red cards and Terry being taken to hospital with a head injury.

Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho hugs an emmotional Joe Cole at the final in May 2007. Credit: PA
  • Arsenal 1 Chelsea 1, Premier League, May 6, 2007

Chelsea's title challenge came to an end as Manchester United won the title courtesy of dropped points at the Emirates Stadium.

  • Arsenal 0 Chelsea 2, League Cup, October 29, 2013

Reunited after Mourinho's time in Italy and Spain, Wenger's side still could not beat the Portuguese's, despite the Blues fielding a team of out-of-favour players including goalscorers Cesar Azpilicueta and Juan Mata.