Antonio Rudiger's headed goal into an empty net sums up Tottenham's defensive struggles. That he could do with Reece James on the overlap, the young wing-back at his best in this front-foot Chelsea side that were constantly looking to stretch Ben Davies down the left.Next
Spurs got better second half but Chelsea were in control.
One can only assume they were told not to.Next
If you were to let him go in the summer you'll need to spend £50m to replace him and then have to give that player big wages.
About the match Chelsea is going head to head with Tottenham Hotspur starting on 23 Jan 2022 at 16:30 UTC at Stamford Bridge stadium, London city, England. Chelsea dominated possession but, still coming to terms with their new manager's demands, struggled to craft any clear-cut chances until Spurs handed one to them on a plate. Chelsea's Thomas Tuchel: "We started good and had big chances but then we didn't play with fire.
German Tuchel, who replaced Frank Lampard last week, has now seen his side take seven points from his three Premier League games in charge with no goals conceded.
Tottenham's Antonio Conte: "I think the performance was much better than the performance in the first leg. When a defender or midfielder had the ball and looked up they could see no movement ahead of them, just a string of teammates holding their position, presumably guarding against the counter-attack yet to come.
He totally miscues it and it takes a very shrewd half-clearing header from the Spurs captain to keep the ball out of the onrushing Chelsea forward's path.
Spurs will now need to look ahead to the North London derby this weekend, while Tuchel's side will be looking for an improved performance as they take on Manchester City.
He waits for Werner to ghost in behind and to the German's credit he times the run right and takes a good first touch.
Somehow they had a six strong defensive line and no-one was able to get near Mount. Analysis: 'Chelsea a class apart' Jamie Redknapp on Sky Sports Football: "Chelsea were a class apart.Next
His work to create for Werner on the hour was a gold standard for how to lead a break, carrying the ball from halfway to the edge of the box and waiting for the right moment to slip in his teammate.
The match is a part of the. Tottenham were off it and Chelsea are a team you have to be perfect against. SofaScore's rating system assigns each player a specific rating based on numerous data factors.Next
We were lucky and almost gave a penalty away for absolutely no reason, maybe a bit of overconfidence.