Chelsea host West Bromwich Albion at Stamford Bridge
ACEHFOOTBALL.net - Host Chelsea temporarily left behind 1-2 over West Bromwich Albion (WBA) in the 30th week of the English Premier League 2020/2021, at Stamford Bridge Stadium, Saturday (3/4) evening WIB.
The Blues took the lead through Christian Pulisic's goal in the 27th minute, before Matheus Pereira's brace in first-interval injury time put the WBA ahead 2-1.
Thomas Tuchel's squad started the match so dominating at the start of the match. Although the occasional pressure, Chelsea's rearguard can dampen it.
Chelsea's first chance came in the 12th minute. Marcos Alonso's attempt forces the WBA keeper to make a save.
In the 27th minute, Chelsea excels 1-0. Starting from Marcos Alonso's free kick which can be pushed over, bola muntahnya bisa disambar Pulisic dan merobek dalam gawang.
However, disaster approached Chelsea a minute later. Thiago Silva was red carded after breaking Okay Yokuslu in front of the penalty box. WBA failed to maximize his own free kick.
Because playing with 10 person, Chelsea was forced to withdraw Hakim Ziyech, and included Andreas Christensen. The hosts' pressure eased in the remaining time of the first half.
West Brom can take advantage of the lack of players. Two goals in return can be scored by Sam Allardyce's men.
Two goals in return were scored by Matheus Pereira. First at 45 + 2 minutes, and lastly at 45 + 4 minutes. Shoes 2-1 for excellence the WBA closed the first half.