After the final defeat in the FA Cup against Liverpool (5: 6 in the penalty shootout), the day went on ten years after the Champions League triumph in Munich to secure the third place in the table in the Premier League-the qualification for the premier class Was already safe from the blues.
- Chelsea with pressure, but little real danger
- foxes cold -led
- Pulisic leaves the winning goal free of charge
Chelsea with pressure, but little real danger
Against the Foxes Chelsea, without the struck Werner, built enormous pressure with 80 percent possession, but rarely were there such thick possibilities as to be worth seeing as a Schmeichel Chalobah’s spacer shot (10th)-the Europa Conference League defended too skillfully The semi -finalist his own penalty area.
foxes cold -led
In the sixteen of the blues, the guests actually only came once in the first half – but then successfully: Castagne ran away on the right track of the passive Marcos Alonso, but got stuck on Rüdiger with his flank, but Maddison put the rebound from 17 meters worth seeing Right corner (6th) – In 90 minutes it should have been only one of two scores of the Foxes.
The early deficit did not change Chelsea’s style of play, although the blues did not act quite as powerfully after around 20 minutes – but Marcos Alonso succeeded after a great chip ball from James from an acute angle (34.).
Pulisic leaves the winning goal free of charge
In the second round, Chelsea started significantly more cautiously than in the first. After about an hour, however, the blues put on the pace again and put flattering to the rehearsal through finishes from Ziyech (59.) and Rüdiger (66.). However, the lead did not fall, not even as a beautiful combination of Pulisic free -standing in front of the Danish keeper. The ex-Dortmund gave lightly (63.).
In the final phase, however, the Tuchel team lacked the last determination, which was probably also due to the fact that the blues had almost secured the third place in the table with one point. One match day before the end, Chelsea has three points ahead of Tottenham – and the much better goal difference.