EPL: CFC vs MCFC



Chelsea 20:15 Man City



At Stamford Bridge, Chelsea had a tough letter when defending champion Man City is flourishing in the focus match of the 31st round. Whether the Blues or Man City will win the third round in a row, Chelsea need to keep probably in the top 4 position and Pep Guardiola's army wants to make the opponent hate him like the first leg.

Holding the ball in the first half, but Chelsea's coordination in the first half was quite deadlock and the long shot of midfielders Mason Mount or Mateo Kovacic were not effective, Ruben Loftus Cheek returned after a near injury 1 year also lost with the team. The Blues' underdogs also had a lead at the end of the first half when the Christensen - Rudiger pair lacked protection for goalkeeper Kepa. When Lampard coach Pulisic and Ross Barkley came in, Pulisic quickly made a difference, he equalized after the cross of Azpilicueta in the right wing, and then he prepared the deck for Oliver Giroud to score a decisive goal, 2 goals in 2 minutes helped The Blues win against Aston Villa away. This victory helped them unbeaten for the fourth round in a row and created a 5-point gap with Man United who is in the top 4 position in their Champions League next season. In the last 6 matches against City, Chelsea lost 4 games but won 3 times in 4 recent home games.

Welcoming Burnley which is accelerating impressively but being a familiar bait, Man City still has a 5-0 victory at home in the stars of tomorrow Phil Foden and Riyad Mahrez set up their own double goals. Old Man City's table, even they only took 63 minutes to score 5 goals. The second successive victory helped Man City still 20 points behind Liverpool when there were 8 more rounds and more or less postponed the day they were usurped by the Premier League king after 2 years of absolute dominance, they were also better than Leicester in the position. 3rd place to 9 points. Man City in the last 5 away games have had 2 falls in the Premier League with the same score 0-2 before 2 big players Tottenham and Man United, their defense is also devastated by Laporte's injury or the opening of John Stones, it is likely that the old Fernandinho will have to be dragged back to the center stone.


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