In the 27th round, there is a strong dialogue, and leicester city plays Chelsea at home! In the 11th minute of the first half, Chilwell volley scored a goal, and then a shot from both sides hit the doorframe. In the 34th minute, Felix’s offside goal was invalidated. In the 39th minute, Dhaka equalized the score with a long-range shot. In injury time, Enzo made an assist, Havertz made an offside shot and scored a goal. In the 75th minute, Moudrek’s offside goal was blown away. In the 77th minute, kovacic volleyed and scored a goal to expand the score, 87.
Leicester city League suffered a three-game losing streak, ranking 15th in the Premier League with 24 points, only 2 points higher than the relegation zone. The former Premier League champions now have to fight for relegation. In the first cycle of the season, leicester city lost to Chelsea 1-2 away! In terms of players, Valdi, Evans and Endidi are substitutes, and the team formation is 4-2-3-1. The starting players are as follows: 1- Ward, 3- Fass, 15- Sutar, 18- Amartey, 21- Ricardo Pereira, 27- Castagne, 10- Madison, 22- Hall and 24.
Chelsea beat Leeds United 1-0 in the last round and won the first victory in nearly six games. By the end of this round, Chelsea had scored 34 points and ranked 10th in the Premier League, 7 points away from the European war zone! In terms of players, Silva was injured, and Puglisi, Gallagher and Chiyeh were substituted. The team discharged a 3-4-3 formation. The starting players were as follows: 1- Kepa, 33- Fofana, 26- coulibaly, 32- Cucurella, 12- Chick, 5- Enzo, 8- Kovacic, 21- Chilville, and 21-Chilville.
In the first half, in the 11th minute, Chilwell made a cross from the right corner. After the teammate ferried, coulibaly took the ball around the baseline and sent it out. Chilwell’s back post volley scored, and Chelsea led 1-0 away! After breaking the gate of his old club, Chilwell also celebrated in front of the old fans in response to the boos of the fans at the Kingship Stadium!
In 13 minutes, Amartey grabbed a header in front of the door and missed the bottom line; In 19 minutes, kovacic broke the ball straight, and Havertz’s shot was blocked by the defender; In 24 minutes, Havertz sent a top pass in the midfield, and Felix made a single-handed breakthrough and hit the post with a volley. In 26 minutes, Hall took a long shot and hit the doorframe after the ball was on the sideline.
In the 34th minute, Chelsea played smoothly, and Moudrek retreated to catch the ball. Chick made a cross on the right, and Felix outflanked and pushed the goal, but the referee decided that Felix was offside and the goal was invalid. In the 39th minute, Felix played with fire in the backcourt. leicester city broke the ball in the frontcourt and organized a counterattack on the spot. Dhaka took the ball outside the restricted area and suddenly scored a goal, 1-1, and the score was even!
In 41 minutes, Madison shot from a small angle in the restricted area, and Kepa flew to save the yellow ball with one hand; In 42 minutes, the Chelsea defender made a mistake, and Ishi Na Qiao’s powerful shot was saved by Kepa again. In 44 minutes, Madison hit the wall with a free kick; In the 50 th minute of injury time, Enzo sent an overhead pass outside the restricted area, and Havertz crossed the offside and inserted a clever cushion to score a goal, 1-2, and Chelsea took the lead again! It is worth mentioning that this is the first time since 2023 that Chelsea scored 2 goals in a single game in the Premier League.
In the second half, Gallagher came off the bench and replaced Felix; In 46 minutes, Chelsea crossed the right corner and Fofana’s header in front of the goal was magically solved by the goalkeeper! In 49 minutes, Moudrek was treated by his opponent’s ankle, and then he returned to the field! In the 55th minute, Kepa was hit by Ishi Na Qiao when saving. After the team doctor came in for treatment, Kepa re-entered the game!
In 63 minutes, Haftz’s right foot shot higher than the crossbar; In 65 minutes, leicester city crossed the corner, Kepa hit the ball not far, and the leicester city player outside the restricted area shot hard, and Gallagher on the goal line cleared the ball; In 72 minutes, Puglisi Qi and Chaloba came off the bench; In the 75th minute, Enzo sent a direct cross from the midfield, and Moudrek rushed into the penalty area with a single knife and scored against the goalkeeper. However, Moudrek was offside a little, and the goal was invalid. This was the second goal that Chelsea was blown off because of offside.
In the 77th minute, Chelsea quickly broke into the frontcourt, Havertz made a cross from the right side of the restricted area, Moudrek headed the ferry to assist, kovacic followed up and volleyed the ball into the court. The goal was valid, and Chelsea expanded the score 3-1!
In 87 minutes, Fass got the second yellow card in this game, 2 yellow changed to 1 red and left;
At the end of the game, Chelsea won three games in a row, defeated leicester city 3-1 away, and leicester city suffered a five-game losing streak!