Chelsea confronted Aston Villa in yesterday’s EFL Cup third spherical play offs. Chelsea acquired by means of to the following stage of the competitors after they gained 4-Three on penalties.
Thomas Tuchel rested a few of the first group gamers yesterday he used an unlikely lineup in opposition to Aston Villa yesterday and surprisingly they carried out nicely. Timo Werner scored his first objective of the season after he reacted brilliantly to Reece James cross. Minutes later, Aston Villa grabbed the equalizer after Cameron Archer scored from Matty Money’s help.
Chelsea gained on penalty shoot out after Kepa Arrizabalaga made sensible saves to get Chelsea again in it. The EFL fourth spherical draw was drawn yesterday and Chelsea will face a probable opponent within the subsequent stage of the competitors.
Chelsea will face Southampton at Stamford Bridge on the 25th of October, 2021. Simply greater than 4 weeks from now. The final time Chelsea confronted Southampton final season it didn’t go as deliberate. Chelsea did not get a win in opposition to Southampton final season, they performed a 3-Three draw at Stamford Bridge and a 1-1 draw at St Mary’s Stadium.
The sport in opposition to Southampton in February was one in every of Thomas Tuchel’s opening video games as Chelsea’s supervisor. Southampton took the lead within the first half of the match however Chelsea needed to rating the equalizer from the penalty spot within the second half. Southampton shall be going through a special Chelsea this time round, moreover they’re at the moment having their worst begin to the Premier League season.