Arsenal had been cruelly denied Ladies’s Tremendous League high spot by Chelsea as a disappointing contest resulted in drama.
The Gunners appeared to have gained it when Vivianne Miedema beat England defender Millie Vivid to arrange Beth Mead for an 86th-minute opener.
However Pernille Tougher’s speculative effort from the fitting then hit luckless defender Lotte Wubben-Moy and deflected in for an outrageous personal objective.
That allowed Chelsea to stretch their lengthy unbeaten WSL document to 27 video games.
The guests may even gained it in stoppage time with their finest opening of all the recreation however, when Sam Kerr raced by means of, she chipped simply broad of the publish.
The reigning WSL champions stay in third place, two factors behind second-placed Arsenal, who at the moment are a degree nearer to leaders Manchester United.
In a recreation of few actual probabilities, Mead’s late opener was the one shot on track. However Arsenal had additionally gone very near taking the lead with an attention-grabbing effort of their very own on 44 minutes.
Caitlin Foord’s strike from simply exterior the field hit the bar, the ball bounced up after which dropped again down on to the bar once more, earlier than it was punched away by Chelsea keeper Ann-Katrin Berger.
Netherlands ahead Miedema then appeared to have missed the most effective probability to win it on 81 minutes when she fired simply previous the publish. However then got here that exceptional finale as each groups went by means of elation and despair.
The 2 sides are again in WSL motion on 6 December when Arsenal host Birmingham Metropolis and Chelsea entertain West Ham United.
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Match ends, Arsenal Ladies 1, Chelsea Ladies 1.
Second Half ends, Arsenal Ladies 1, Chelsea Ladies 1.
Nook, Arsenal Ladies. Conceded by Niamh Charles.
Try missed. Sam Kerr (Chelsea Ladies) proper footed shot from the fitting aspect of the field misses to the left. Assisted by Niamh Charles.
Beth Mead (Arsenal Ladies) wins a free kick within the attacking half.
Foul by Sophie Ingle (Chelsea Ladies).
Personal Aim by Charlotte Wubben-Moy, Arsenal Ladies. Arsenal Ladies 1, Chelsea Ladies 1.
Nook, Arsenal Ladies. Conceded by Maren Mjelde.
Substitution, Chelsea Ladies. Niamh Charles replaces Erin Cuthbert.
Substitution, Chelsea Ladies. Jessie Fleming replaces Ji So-Yun.
Aim! Arsenal Ladies 1, Chelsea Ladies 0. Beth Mead (Arsenal Ladies) proper footed shot from very shut vary to the underside proper nook. Assisted by Vivianne Miedema following a quick break.
Offside, Arsenal Ladies. Lia Wälti tries a by means of ball, however Jill Roord is caught offside.
Try missed. Leah Williamson (Arsenal Ladies) header from the centre of the field misses to the left. Assisted by Beth Mead with a cross following a nook.
Nook, Arsenal Ladies. Conceded by Millie Vivid.
Nook, Arsenal Ladies. Conceded by Magdalena Eriksson.
Try blocked. Vivianne Miedema (Arsenal Ladies) proper footed shot from the centre of the field is blocked. Assisted by Caitlin Foord.
Offside, Chelsea Ladies. Magdalena Eriksson tries a by means of ball, however Erin Cuthbert is caught offside.
Leonie Maier (Arsenal Ladies) wins a free kick within the defensive half.
Foul by Ji So-Yun (Chelsea Ladies).
Try blocked. Pernille Tougher (Chelsea Ladies) proper footed shot from the centre of the field is blocked.