'Most Arsenal thing ever!' - Gunners defence slated after Mustafi and Luiz combine for howler

David Luiz red card, Chelsea vs Arsenal
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The two defenders combined on a disastrous sequence that saw the Brazilian sent off and Chelsea take the lead

David Luiz's return to Stamford Bridge was not a happy one. 

The former Chelsea defender was back at his former home on Tuesday as his current side Arsenal took on the Blues in a Premier League clash. 

But the Brazilian's evening would only last 26 minutes as he was shown a red card after a calamitous passage of play from the Gunners backline. 

The red card wasn't all Luiz's fault, as the incident began with a disastrous attempt at a back pass by Shkodran Mustafi.

Tammy Abraham intercepted the pass and rounded Bernd Leno in the Arsenal goal before Luiz took down the Chelsea striker in the box. 

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Referee Stuart Attwell didn't hesitate to show the Brazilian a straight red card for denying an obvious scoring opportunity, with Jorginho scoring the ensuing spot-kick to give Chelsea a 1-0 lead. 

There was plenty of reaction on social media as Arsenal's tendency to self destruct in defence showed itself once again.

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