Jamie Carragher: Wenger should use this tactic to stop Chelsea

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The Sky Sports pundit feels the Arsenal boss needs to deploy a particular defensive tactic at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.

Jamie Carragher feels it is 'not Arsene Wenger's way' to change his approach for individual games - but feels he could benefit from one small adaptation at Chelsea on Sunday.

Wenger takes his Arsenal side to Stamford Bridge at the weekend, where they will face a team on form in the unbeaten league leaders.

Memories of last season's 6-0 thumping at the hands of the Blues will no doubt still resonate with the Frenchman and Carragher believes the Gunners boss could make one change that would help prevent a similar outcome this time around.

Indeed, the fromer Liverpool defender says Arsenal's full-backs should hold their position for the first half an hour of the game instead of bombing forward.

"He’s obviously got a lot of similar midfielders but one thing could just be to tell the full-backs to hold their position for the first half an hour and see how the game goes," Carragher told Sky Sports.

"That’s not a case of having the players or not, that’s just telling them to take up certain positions that could help them.

"But of course they don’t have the big, powerful players of the past – that’s something that they lack and that’s nothing new.

"It’s been the case for a long time. But the players they do have are very, very good – some of them are top players."

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