EFL Trophy report: Walsall 1 Chelsea 1 (3-5 after penalties)

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Arsenal are visitors at Kingsmeadow on Sunday afternoon. Kick-off is 12 noon.

Chelsea (4-2-3-1) Lucas Bergstrom; Henry Lawrence, Dynel Simeu (c), Levi Colwill, Ian Maatsen; George McEachran, Jon Russell; Tino Livramento (Dion Rankine 87), Myles Peart-Harris (Harvey Vale 67), Thierno Ballo; George Nunn (Bryan Fiabema 65)
Unused subs Jack Wakely, Karlo Ziger, Marcel Lewis, Lewis Bate
Scorer Simeu 69
Booked Nunn 33
Penalties Russell (scored), Fiabema (scored), Ballo (scored), Simeu (scored), Maatsen (scored)

Walsall Jack Rose, Cameron Norman, Mat Sadler (c), Elijah Adebayo, Alfie Bates, Wes McDonald, Danny Guthrie (Stuart Sinclair 56), Jack Nolan (Rory Holden 56), George Nurse, Emmanuel Osadebe (Caolan Lavery 72)
Unused subs Liam Roberts, James Clarke, Josh Gordon, Hayden White
Scorer McDonald 53
Booked Nurse 31
Penalties Norman (missed), Holden (scored), Adebayo (scored), Lavery (scored)

Referee Brett Huxtable
 

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