Chelsea boss jokes about sabotaging Petr Cech's new gloves ahead of Arsenal clash

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How would you go about stopping Petr Cech?

Chelsea manager Guus Hiddink has jokingly revealed his plans on how to get one over on former shot-stopper Petr Cech ahead of the clash with Arsenal.

The Czech international spent over a decade with the Blues, winning four Premier League titles and the Champions League back in 2012. 

Now, we're sure that everyone at Chelsea knows just how good Cech can be on his day, so they're ready to do just about anything to stop him from having a good performance.

How? Well, it turns out that Adidas accidentally sent his new gloves to Chelsea rather than to Arsenal. And speaking in his press conference, Hiddink revealed his dastardly plans to get one over on the shot-stopper by sabotaging his gloves, telling Metro: "I was here. It was late in the afternoon, on Thursday, when Petr showed up here

"He knew the gloves were here and we tried to hide them. We also tried to make them a little bit slippery, but he discovered that also," joked Hiddink, adding: "They were wrongly sent here, but we gave them back. It was nice. We had a chat. Almost everyone else had gone.

"Petr is doing very well. We see him weekly. He’s a very good professional, a very nice person, and on top of that he’s performing. He has been producing some very strong performances.

"I know him well, but will that help us on Sunday? Only by having slippery gloves!"

I guess that really is one way of ensuring that your former employee doesn't manage to make you look daft!

What do you reckon? Will Chelsea's sabotaging of Cech's gloves have an impact or will the shot-stopper keep them quiet at the Emirates on Sunday. 

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