Community Shield: Arsenal player ratings, with Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain and Petr Cech impressing

Arsenal beat Chelsea in the FA Community Shield on Sunday, thanks to a goal from Alex Oxlade-Chamberlain.

It is the first time that Arsene Wenger has bested Jose Mourinho in a match, and he has his team to thank for getting rid of the hoodoo.

Here is how they rated in the fixture…

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during the Emirates Cup match between Arsenal and VfL Wolfsburg at the Emirates Stadium on July 26, 2015 in London, England.

GK) Petr Cech, 8

Didn’t have much to do in the first half, but was solid when called upon in the second. One save from an Oscar free-kick was especially impressive.

RB) Hector Bellerin, 8

It is a testament to the 20-year-old’s abilities that Eden Hazard was quiet for much of the match.

LB) Nacho Monreal, 8

Willian was just as quiet as Hazard for much of the encounter, and the Spaniard was well on top of the winger.

CB) Per Mertesacker, 6

Dealt well with Loic Remy and then Radamel Falcao, but it may be a different story when up against someone like Diego Costa.

CB) Laurent Koscielny, 6

Made no mistakes, but was also rarely called upon until the second half. He performed well when was forced in to action.

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