Chelsea vs Man City LIVE!

Chelsea vs Man City LIVE!

Chelsea host Manchester City at Stamford Bridge on Thursday evening.

CHELSEA TEAM NEWS

Team to play Man City: Arrizabalaga, Azpilicueta, Rudiger, Christensen, Alonso, Kante, Barkley, Mount, Willian, Pulisic, Giroud

Subs: Caballero, Jorginho, Abraham, Pedro, Loftus-Cheek, Zouma, Kovacic, James, Gilmour


MAN CITY TEAM NEWS

Team to play Chelsea: Ederson, Walker, Laporte, Fernandinho, Mendy, Rodri, Gundogan, De Bruyne, Bernardo Silva, Mahrez, Sterling

Subs: Carson, Jesus, Zinchenko, Sane, David Silva, Otamendi, Doyle, Harwood-Bellis, Palmer

1 min

We’re under way at the Bridge… and all players and officials take a knee as the whistle goes.

5 min

Mahrez exchange with De Bruyne had a poor delivery and Chelsea clear.

8 min

Mount gets away from Mahrez and then loses out to Sterling.

15 min

Man City have started brightly this evening… 

20 min

Drinks break before the free-kick is taken. 

28 min

Pulisic, cross is cleared well by Rodri. Warning sign for City. 

33 min

Barkley is released on the left, centres for Pulisic, then, Mount goes across the face of goal for Barkley, but his effort is blocked two yards out by Fernandinho!

GOAL! CHELSEA 1-0 MAN CITY (Pulisic, 36)

41 min

City need two goals to keep Liverpool waiting for another week.

45 min

HT: CHELSEA 1-0 MAN CITY City need two goals to stop Liverpool winning the title tonight. 

46 min

Back under way in the second half…

50 min

Christensen is back on his feet and it looks like he will continue…

GOAL! CHELSEA 1-1 MAN CITY (De Bruyne, 55)

62 min

Chelsea change now; Olivier Giroud comes off, Tammy Abraham is on.

66 min

VAR are having a look at this… the incident actually happened in the penalty area!

72 min

Abraham looks to pounce on the rebound, but Ederson is there on the line to block!

76 min

Barkley comes off for Kovacic, and for City, Laporte makes way for Otamendi. 

77 min

PENALTY TO CHELSEA! RED CARD! Fernandinho is sent off for the handball and Chelsea have a penalty!!

GOAL! CHELSEA 2-1 MAN CITY (Willian pen, 78)

83 min

City needs to win this game or Liverpool will be crowned as the Premier League champions.

86 min

Mahrez takes, but Abraham clears well for a corner.

90 min

Six minutes added on.

90 + 3 min

Pedro and Gilmour come on, replacing Mount and Pulisic.

90 + 6 min

FT: CHELSEA 2-1 MAN CITY


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