Chelsea beat Arsenal 4-1 to win Europa League

Chelsea beat Arsenal 4-1 to win Europa League
Chelsea beat Arsenal

Chelsea have won the Europa League as Maurizio Sarri ends his first season in charge with a trophy.

The Blues defeated Arsenal 4-1 in Baku thanks to a brace from Eden Hazard and goals from Olivier Giroud and Pedro.

The two sides played out a cagey first half before Giroud glanced home a fine header against his former club from Emerson's cross.

Pedro then swept home his side's second as Chelsea won the Europa League for a second time before Eden Hazard scored from the spot.

Alex Iwobi gave Arsenal a glimmer of hope but their optimism was short-lived as Hazard slotted home a fourth..

The UEFA Europa League final between two English teams, Arsenal and Chelsea started in Baku at 23:00 local time.