FT: Crystal Palace 2-3 Chelsea, Giroud Alongside Pulisic And Tammy Abraham STRIKES (Match Highlight)
Chelsea move to 3rd on the league table after beating Crystal Palace 3-2 with the goals coming from Giroud alongside Pulisic and Tammy Abraham, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
The first 45 minutes of the match provided the fans with 3 goals as it was a 2-1 scoreline before the break.
Chelsea waste no time in getting the first goal after Olivier Giroud was set up by Willian which saw Blues went 1nil up.
Pulisic made it 2-0 in the 27th minute after being assisted by Willian once again to make it two assists from the Brazilian.
Crystal Palace pulled one back through Zaha who struck an outside shot that beats Kepa to make it 2-1.
The first half ended with Frank Lampard’s side the better of both teams as it ended 2-1.
Second Half Report
The second 45 minutes was a nervy one for Chelsea as Crystal Palace came out stronger which two goals scored by both teams.
It was pretty much an end to end action for both teams as chances were created but the finishing was bad.
Chelsea struck once again through substitute Tammy Abraham who came in for Giroud in the second half.
It was Loftus Cheek who made the assist that saw the England international convert to make it 3-1.
Benteke pulled back immediately for Crystal Palace to make it 3-2 as the game wind down to a nervy end.
Three points see Chelsea move to third on the league table above Leicester City who plays Arsenal.