Manchester United claimed the 4th position from the Blues earlier by winning the 33rd round in the Premier League. But later, the Blues have reclaimed their position. Reportedly by winning their 33rd round, Chelsea has returned to the 4th position.
Chelsea faced a defeat in their last match of the Premier League. It was against West Ham United. But one of the big clubs in the Premier League has recovered from their worst memories. Watford which club is just a few steps ahead of the lower-ranked team played against the Blues earlier today. Now, by defeating the guest team, the team of Frank Lampard has returned to the 4th position so far.
At the home venue of the Blues Stamford Bridge, earlier the local team won by a 3 - 0 goal. Giroud scored the first goal and led the team ahead at the beginning. Later, Willian made the difference double. And the 3rd goal has been scored by Barkley.
FULL-TIME Chelsea 3-0 Watford
— Premier League (@premierleague) July 4, 2020
In the last November, these two clubs played for the first time in the season. The match was won by the Blues by a 2 - 1 goal. When the season has been resumed, after getting consecutive two victories, Chelsea stumbled in their 3rd match. Against West Ham, they faced an unfortunate defeat. But now, they have returned to the winning-streak once again.
Chelsea dominated the ground from the very beginning of the game. The local team got the first real chance in the 19th minute of the game. Pulisic passed the ball into the box and Giroud took the shot. But the goalkeeper stopped the shot successfully. In the 28th minute, Giroud himself led the team ahead. Barkley made the pass into the bix ad the French forward found the net.
G O O D M O R N I N G B L U E S ! 😁 pic.twitter.com/fQJ0npi5GG
— Chelsea FC (@ChelseaFC) July 5, 2020
In the 43rd minute, Willian scored the 2nd goal through the successful spot-kick. Into the box, Pulisic was fouled and so, the Blues got the penalty. In the league, including the goal, in the consecutive three matches, the Brazilian midfielder found the net so far.
🗣”The way we broke it down was good”
Frank Lampard on Chelsea’s 3-0 win over Watford pic.twitter.com/BHfS75jCF1
— Football Daily (@footballdaily) July 4, 2020
After the break, in the 67th minute, only for a little, Willian failed to score his 2nd goal. His strong shot from outside of the box was stopped in exchange for the corner. In the additional minutes of the game, Barkley made the scoreline 3- 0. Azpilicueta passed the ball and the English midfielder found the net.