In the Central match of the 8th round of the championship of England met “Chelsea” and “Liverpool”. The victory managed to get the “Reds,” which won its sixth game in a row within the Premier League.
Chelsea – Liverpool 1:2
Goals: Kant, 71 – Alexander-Arnold, 14 Firmino, 30
Both teams cautiously started the game for a long time and looked at each other. Liverpool managed to open the scoring in the game, scoring an early goal. “Liverpool” standard earned a dangerous shot on the border of the penalty area of “blue”. Creative guests played the free kick and Alexander-Arnold hammer the ball into the net.
Goal video Alexander-Arnold
On 24 minutes the team of Frank Lampard organized the first truly poignant moment. Tammy Abraham is a well kissed the ball, but Adrian was in place and tipped the forward’s shot. In the middle half of “the aristocrats” played. Cesar Azpilicueta took advantage of the confusion in the defense of “Liverpool”. But in the initial phase of the attack the player “Chelsea” was in offside, so the goal was cancelled due to the system VAR.
Canceled goal – not the worst that waiting for the Londoners. In the next attack Liverpool the lead. Firmino locked shed Roberston with a corner – 2:0.
Firmino goals video
Immediately after the break, “red” could make the account devastating. Firmino is inconvenient for the goalkeeper, but his shot was Cap made stunning saves. “The aristocrats” was said on 60 minutes. Kant struck from a penalty corner, but missed.
In the middle of a time “Chelsea” has won back one ball. Kante got the ball at half field, Liverpool, beat a few players and without resistance shot into the top corner of Adrian. The goalkeeper was unable to beat fabulous strike Kant – 1:2.
Video Gol Kant
In the 88th minute, Chelsea were able to equalise. Botchway cool closed canopy Alonso from the left flank, but the Belgian’s shot lacked accuracy. The ball flew off the rack Hadrian’s gate. Liverpool last minute played on the rebound, at that time as “pensioners” staged invasion. 90 minute chance to snatch a draw had the mount. Alonso gave a beautiful pass in the penalty area and the mount broke in touch, but above the gate. The owners were unable to recoup.
With this victory the team of jürgen Klopp continues to lead the standings. Manchester city loses 5 points. “Chelsea” is located on 11-th line. Blue for six games only twice won a victory.