- Giroud & Barkley set up Chelsea on high of things on the night – lead 4-1 on combination
- Arsenal beat Bate Borisov 3-1 on combination to attain final 16
- Grasp fair, plus Mustafi & Sokratis headers turn round first-leg deficit
- Koscielny injured and changed in 2d half
There could be most difficult been targets in one other game since half-time, with Slavia Prague racing scamper of Genk, scoring thrice after the destroy to lead 4-1 on the night and on combination.
In another case it’s as you had been, with Bayer Leverkusen and Krasnodar the finest facets build of abode to slip to extra-time.
Right here you walk Dave – N’Golo Kante and Ross Barkley approach off, Ruben Loftus-Cheek and Jorginho approach on.
Jorginho used to be booed on by some fans…
Nii: So Sarri ball is N’Golo working half the pitch and giving an attend. Please how about any individual retaining upmidfield he loses the ball. Who’s going to enact that, Jorginho, Kovacic – each and each are no longer good enough to enact that. I play N’Golo there all day lengthy.
David E: Somebody could possibly well additionally merely quiet remind Sarri that he has a cup final against MAN CITY on Sunday. Sub some first group gamers and give fringe gamers probability to galvanize.
Class free-kick, has Lord Coe smiling! Ross Barkley clips one over the wall, curls away from goalkeeper Johan Dahln and into the top corner.
Malmo are all of the manner down to 10! Rasmus Bengtsson used to be booked within the first half for a lung and he chops doen his man on the level of the home. Off you pop.
- SMS Message: Chelsea stare quite lost for the time being. Giant to proceed into the quarter finals of the EL but I would additionally love to stare CHO and Kante taking part in further attacking on Sunday! Yes it’s a intermediate Malmo, but this 2d half has a fiery tempo to it! from Ryan
Chelsea stare quite lost for the time being. Giant to proceed into the quarter finals of the EL but I would additionally love to stare CHO and Kante taking part in further attacking on Sunday! Yes it’s a intermediate Malmo, but this 2d half has a fiery tempo to it!SMS Message: Silly how other folks thought chelsea could possibly well additionally in actuality attach discontinuance the title while they had been unbeaten. from Yash, Stockton
Silly how other folks thought chelsea could possibly well additionally in actuality attach discontinuance the title while they had been unbeaten.
Willian away on the left but again, Lasse Nielsen dives in, a desperate disaster and referee Orel Grinfeld says that he received the ball. No longer sure!
Chukwuebuka: You all could possibly well additionally merely quiet give Sarri a large ******, being a coach is no longer any longer making Pizza, he is no longer any longer the first person that’s having a fancy time imposing his machine neither will he be the final, Maurizio Sarri is a high coach, stare at what he did at Naples.
Mike Bell: Arsenal attach discontinuance and Giroud rankings.
Exact love the primitive days.
So what label Arsene Wenger to blame at the Bridge by subsequent week?
Never bid by no manner.
Max Kinsky: You must possibly possibly additionally debate all day about whether or no longer or no longer Kante is within the staunch spot or no longer, but there could be no longer any denying he is Chelsea most difficult attacking-midfielder, possibly for your complete squad let by myself on the pitch tonight.
The Malmo fans are in actuality into a five-minute rendition of the chorus of Howdy Jude. Improbable toughen. The game is fizzling out.
Time to give Etan Ampadu and Ruben Loftus-Cheek a shuffle-out? Would rest a number of gamers for the final.
Attacking midfielder N’Golo Kante gadgets up one more fair – however the flag is up! Kante drives staunch thru the heart but again, he plays a slip/sort out which finds Ross Barkley and he bundles it in. The damaged-down Everton man used to be a yard off although.
David E: Welcome N’golo Kante. What a player you would additionally possibly be! Steadily performing no topic the spot you play him.
I deem Markus Rosenberg is attend with us, as fleshy-attend Behrang Safari is quite fortunate that N’Golo Kante used to be ready to lunge his awkward lunge. He’s already on a reserving.
Rosenberg is now coming off, replace Carlos Strandberg getting some final-minute files from damaged-down Leicester boss Safe Kelly.
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Maurizio Sarri could possibly well additionally
original that fair as level to A in defence of his tactics. N’Golo Kante used to be the
man bursting forward to attend build of abode up that fair.
Would he like got there if he
used to be taking part in deeper? Arguably no longer.
Malmo skipper Markus Rosenberg is now down retaining his knee and he seems in quite of misfortune.
Malmo need to attain three now. We are in a position to pencil Chelsea into the final 16 alongside Arsenal.
That’s why N’Golo Kante is taking part in in that goal! He makes a fair from nothing. A Malmo defender heads the ball out, Kante reads it and beats two Malmo males to the ball after which powers over midway and sprints at the defence.
He feeds Willian overlapping on the left, his first-time immoral is supreme and Olivier Giroud is ready to faucet into an empty receive.
Jamie Browning: The mountainous question is: what is Sarri going to enact on 60 minutes when he goes to sub Kovacic for Barkley most difficult to attach discontinuance he is started each and each of them.
Cris: Sarri’s substitutions tonight; Zapacosta for Azpilicueta, Jorginho for Kovacic and Kovacic for Barkley.
Rasmus Bengtsson is booked for a lunge on Ross Barkley earlier than a streaker is chased across the pitch by some stewards.
Steve Howes: For all of the complaining about Chelsea tonight and generally it’s justified, the target tonight is to encourage the ball and no longer let them time to attain two.
Koba Fern: As soon as Chelsea realise they’re Chelsea, I in actuality feel badly for Malmo. Chelsea 3 Malmo 0 designate my phrases.
Adam Salter: Arsenal within the outdated few seasons below Wenger, and Chelsea below Sarri this season, regarded as if it would gain stuck in ‘The Horsehoe’ around the sphere. Possession without penetration.