Premier League football is back this weekend. So is Chelsea quest to break into the top four.
After a more than disappointing game at Everton which saw Maurizio Sarri’s side slip. This was to a 2-0 defeat, with just eight matches to go. It is vital that the Blues pick up as many wins as possible.
Now, they have done it. Ruben Loftus-Cheek snatched a dramatic victory for Chelsea. This with a winner as Maurizio Sarri’s team came from behind late on to break Cardiff’s hearts. Loftus-Cheek sent on as a substitute when Chelsea was trailing. They were stooped to head in from Willian’s cross in the 89th minute. But replays showed the striker was at least half a yard offside.
Moreover, It climaxed a remarkable turnaround for Chelsea. The one who had to wait until the 84th minute before they equalized through Cesar Azpilicueta. This following Victor Camarasa’s opener in the first minute after half-time.
However, the result keeps Chelsea in contention for a top-four finish. This is just a point behind fourth place. But this leaves Cardiff in desperate relegation trouble.
Furthermore, With all the rivals of Cardiff’s winning yesterday, they needed to take some points. The will help to keep themselves in touch. But for now, five points are adrift of safety with games running out.
However, the pressure on Sarri will reduce with this victory. Although the truth is that their traveling fans were far from impressed with the performance. They chanted for him to be sacked for most if the second half.