Highlights Chelsea vs Juventus
Within the first leg, Juventus had a terrific match and defeated the Champions League champions Chelsea with a rating of 1-0 due to Chiesa’s solely objective. Earlier than the second leg, The Blues have been unbeaten for 8 consecutive matches whereas the “Previous Girl” returned to the bottom with a poor document within the home event. Mainly, the extent of the English staff remains to be a lot increased.
Though Timo Werner and Lukaku each returned from harm, the coach nonetheless determined to make use of the acquainted no-striker formation with the assault together with Hudson-Odoi, Pulisic and Ziyech. On the Juventus aspect, Morata met his previous staff once more, aspect by aspect with Chiesa, when Dybala was not in the perfect bodily situation and couldn’t play on the principle pitch.
The type of play and not using a goal striker has been shortly accomplished by coach Tuchel and helps them not want to manage the ball an excessive amount of to nonetheless create a everlasting hazard on the opponent’s objective. Statistics present that, though solely holding the ball a bit higher (54% in comparison with 46%), Chelsea completed 14 instances, together with 8 instances on the right track in comparison with 2 instances of the away staff Juve.
In a short time, Chelsea’s strain and sharpness have been concretized within the twenty fifth minute when Chalobah made good use of Ruediger’s launch within the penalty space, earlier than swinging his ft to open the scoring. The primary half ended with the rating solely 1-0. Within the second half, in simply 3 minutes from 56 to 58, the younger mature gamers from the Chelsea academy took turns to shine.
The primary was Reece James making it 2-0 with a thunderous shot on the best wing as normal in a excessive section to cease the opponent. Then got here Loftus-Cheek dancing within the penalty space with an enormous however very comfortable physique, to facilitate Hudson-Odoi’s decisive end to boost the rating to 3-0 within the 58th minute.
Juventus solely had a uncommon flash of sunshine with Morata’s greatest likelihood when he broke the offside lure and ricocheted the ball previous goalkeeper Mendy. However midfielder Thiago Silva was current in time to clear the ball on the objective line.
In stoppage time, Werner scored 4-0 to assist Chelsea shut the candy revenge at house towards the Italian consultant. With the identical 12 factors after 5 matches, Chelsea and Juve walked hand in hand into the 1/8 spherical of the Champions League. Chelsea is the staff that has the benefit to win the highest spot with a greater head-to-head document than Juve.
Within the remaining match in Group H, Malmo held Zenit 1-1. With this outcome, Zenit additionally holds the third place and can play within the Europa League.
Scoring Chelsea vs Juventus squad
Statistics of the match Chelsea vs Juventus