Ozil used to be unavailable because of a muscle damage whilst Sanchez got here on as a 2d part change for Alexandre Lacazette.
There used to be a lot trepidation from Arsenal fanatics going into the fit however Arsene Wenger’s aspect installed a resolute efficiency to earn their first level at Stamford Bridge in six years.
The Gunners nonetheless most effective have two wins from their opening 5 Premier League wins.
But Arsenal legend Keown believes his former membership went an extended method to turn out they may be able to installed a meticulous efficiency with out celebrity duo Ozil and Sanchez.
“There has been so much fear at Arsenal of losing Alexis Sanchez and Mesut Ozil,” Keown advised the Daily Mail.
“This superb efficiency at Chelsea with out them made you marvel what all of the fuss used to be about.
“Without those two, Arsenal had been a lot better defensively. They had been disciplined, labored in combination and pressed as a unit to near down Chelsea.
“This used to be the primary time that Chelsea have failed to attain at Stamford Bridge beneath Antonio Conte. When Chelsea had been in ownership, Arsenal put them beneath such drive they made Gary Cahill seem like he may just not go.
“How again and again do you spot Sanchez flying ahead to press and nobody coming to enroll in him? Arsene Wenger has not been courageous sufficient to depart out Ozil however how a lot does he be offering the group?
“With midfielders running round him, Aaron Ramsey used to be in a position to get at the ball extra. He ran the display in midfield and it used to be his perfect show for years.
“For this Arsenal group, it used to be a possibility to step up and turn out that they did not want Sanchez and Ozil to accomplish.”