FT: Chelsea 2-1 Leicester City, Rudiger And Jorginho STRIKES! (Match Report And Highlight)
Goals from Antonio Rudiger and Jorginho ensured Chelsea beat Leicester City 2-1 to move 3rd position on the Premier League table, MySportDab reports.
First Half Report
The first half of the encounter was filled with controversy which saw goals and a penalty ruled out by the referee and VAR.
Leicester City was pressured most of the game as the Blues got the ball in the back of the net but was called offside.
Chelsea once again was denied the chance of taking the lead after another one was scored by Timo Werner.
The game carried on with the Blues making life difficult for their opponent who beat them 1-0 in the Emirates FA Cup final.
The first half of the encounter finally came to an end with Chelsea 0-0 Leicester City as they both headed for the break.
Second Half Report
The home team ensured the second half wasn’t the same as the first 45 minutes as they scored goals.
Chelsea finally opened the goal scoring in the 47th minute of the game after an amazing finishing from Antonio Rudiger who made it 1-0.
Leicester City was also presented some good opportunities which they couldn’t make a good use of as Jorginho made it 2-0 from the penalty spot.
Substitute Kelechi Iheanacho pulled one back for the visitors in the 76th minute of the game as the scoreline turned out to be 2-1.
The game carried on with some drama which saw yellow cards being thrown to both sides as the game ended with Chelsea 2-1 Leicester City.
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