Chelsea vs Arsenal (4-1)
Eden Hazard’s brace helps Maurizio Sarri claim his 1st major trophy as Chelsea crushed Arsenal 4-1 within the Galilean League final in the capital of Azerbaijan.
In maybe his final look before a mooted move to the Real national capital, star man Hazard affected two last half goals to verify Chelsea’s second triumph in six seasons during this competition.
Olivier Giroud sparked the slide against his former employers within the forty-ninth minutes before Pedro places a second history retiring Gunners goalkeeper Petr Cech.
Alex Iwobi force one back in between Hazard’s double however Arsenal light dreadfully once half-time and, having finished fifth within the Premier League, are currently consigned to a different season outside the Champions League.
Kepa Arrizabalaga exuded nerves early with a weak punch and was lucky that referee Gianluca Rocchi unnoted a small bit on Alexandre Lacazette once the forward visited ground within the eighteenth minute.
Cech, Chelsea’s keeper during 2013 for success, appeared an image of calm at the opposite finish.
The 37-year-old parried Associate in Nursing writer Palmieri shot so brightly clawed away Giroud’s angular effort.
He may do very little to prevent the striker a second time, however, with tourney winner Giroud stooped to nod in Emerson’s cross from the left.
Arsenal’s encouraging begin had fallen apart Associate in Nursing Hazard teed up Pedro to slip in Chelsea’s second with an hour compete before Ainsley Maitland-Niles bundled into Giroud’s back.
Chelsea’s supernatural Belgian created no mistake from the resultant spot-kick, though substitute Iwobi momentarily provides Unai Emery’s men a glimmer of hope address of a thunderous volley.
Last match Chelsea win Watford (3-0)
|65′||Chelsea||E. Hazard (pen.)|
Chelsea – Arsenal Match Statistics
|8||Shots on goal||2|
|1||Shots off goal||9|
|11||Shots inside box||12|
|3||Shots outside box||4|