Chelsea vs Brighton results 2021! Goal that brought a twist to Premier league match. We have covered full highlights of Chelsea vs Brighton(1-1) match. Enjoy!!
Chelsea suffered a big blow as a result of the outcome since they were not at their best and are currently behind Manchester City by 8 points after winning only one of their past 4 Premier League games.
Chelsea vs Brighton match 2021: Premier League Score(1-1)
Brighton & Hove Albion held Chelsea to a 1-1 draw at Stamford Bridge on Wednesday, with striker Danny Welbeck scoring a last-minute equalizer.
In 28 minutes, striker Romelu Lukaku scored with a powerful header from a corner, but Welbeck came off the bench late to save a point for manager Graham Potter’s team. For full highlights from W88 continue reading…
Chelsea vs Brighton results 2021
Chelsea took the lead thanks to a Lukaku goal, but the Blues were matched toe-to-toe by the visitors all over the pitch. In the 91st minute, Brighton substitute Danny Welbeck leveled the score, and the Seagulls won a deserved point.
In 55 minutes, Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi lost a golden opportunity to increase his team’s advantage when he raced away on the counter with only one defender and the goalie to overcome, but the 21-year-old failed to target Mount with his final pass.
Moments later, Brighton almost made Chelsea pay when midfielder Alexis Mac Allister gathered a through pass and took the ball wide around goalkeeper Edouard Mendy, but Maupay was unable to complete when put up for the finish.
Brighton kept up the pressure and was rewarded when Welbeck scored from a corner in stoppage time. The strike marked the club’s first-ever goal at Stamford Bridge.
Chelsea appeared drained against Brighton as a result of the club’s injury problems. It only became worse when they lost Andreas Christensen and Reece James to injuries over the 90 minutes, and by the end of the game, they were exhausted.
Manager Thomas Tuchel cited tired legs, but he also chastised the referee for failing to award a penalty kick for an alleged foul on American Christian Pulisic.
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Chelsea 2nd & Brighton 10th on Premier league board
Chelsea moved into 2nd place in the Premier League table with 42 points, one point ahead of Liverpool, who have a game in hand, and 8 points behind leaders Manchester City after the draw. In the first 2 weeks of January, Chelsea will face both Liverpool and Manchester City.
With 24 points, Brighton is in 10th place.
The Seagulls were sprightly throughout the game, sitting back at the ideal times to absorb Chelsea pressure while still dictating numerous fine spells of attacking possession.
Brighton was clumsy on the counter, but they managed to worry Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy in the final third until a late equalizer delivered a well-deserved reward for their efforts.
Brighton’s fourth equalizer of the league season came in the 89th minute or later, which is a familiar scenario. It was the team’s 8th draw of the season, moving them up to 10th position in the rankings.
Chelsea vs Brighton goals 2021
- Chelsea – Romelu Lukaku: 28th minute
- Brighton – Danny Welbeck: 91st minute
Chelsea vs Brighton lineups
Chelsea: Mendy (7), Kovacic (6), Christensen (6), Azpilicueta (6), Rudiger (7) Jorginho (6), James (6), Mount (7), Hudson-Odoi (5), Lukaku (7).
Substitues: Chalobah (6), Alonso (6), Kante (7).
Brighton: Sanchez (6), Lamptey (8), Veltman (8), Burn (7), Cucurella (8), Bissouma (8), Lallana (7), Moder (7), Mac Allister (7), March (7), Maupay (7).
Substitutes: Welbeck (7), Mwepu (6), Alzate (6).
Man of the match: Yves Bissouma
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Chelsea vs Brighton: Premier League 2021
What a bang! That was amazing. Chelsea’s players are completely exhausted. Mateo Kovacic is sat on the field, unsure of what transpired. Brighton was excellent throughout and deserved the point, even if it came against the flow of play late in the game when Chelsea appeared to be in control.
Chelsea vs Brighton(1 – 1) highlights video 2021
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