89min: Chelsea win a corner as Kanté’s shot is blocked. Mount takes, Zouma flies in, but gets his header all wrong and it rockets over the bar harmlessly.
86min: Mané called offside, for a change, but he misses the far post anyway after a through ball from Salah.
85min: Henderson gets a yellow for dragging back Emerson in the middle.
84min: Tomori on for Christensen, who must’ve picked up some sort of injury.
83min: Joringho finds Mount over the top and the youngster beats Adrian with a wonderful finish … but it’s ruled out for another marginal offside.
82min: Pedro combines with Kanté and Azpilicueta on the right to create a fantastic chance, which is blocked by the ever present Van Dijk. Chelsea retain possession but Abraham gets his low cross wrong and Liverpool can clear again.
81min: Salah takes the corner and Kovacic hammers a clearance high and out at the near post. Kante and Mount counter, then pull back to midfield.
79min: Azpilicueta gets a yellow for protesting a weak foul in a dangerous, central position, 25 yards out or so. Salah’s effort is blocked by the wall for a corner.
75min: Kepa pulls off a magic save as Chelsea make a royal mess of a Liverpool corner. Phew!
74min: Abraham and Mount on for Giroud and Pulisic in what looks like a straight swap
73min: Kanté’s excellent switch to Pedro gets Chelsea out from the back and into the final third. Kovacic and Pulisic combine for a shot, but the effort from the latter is blocked.
70min: A slight lull in the game sees the ball move around in midfield a fair amount, before Pulisic’s called for an offside.
65min: Great ball down the right for Pedro to chase, he cuts it back towards Pulisic coming in at the top of the area, but his shot is blocked for a corner. Pulisic takes this one as well, but it’s cleared at the near post. Giroud’s pressure ensures that Chelsea do win a throw high up.
64min: Liverpool make their second change, with Wijnaldum replacing Milner in the center of midfield.
62min: Pulisic almost finds Pedro cutting in, but Van Dijk’s there to clear for a corner. Pulisic takes, and this time the effort is much better, but just missed by Zouma steaming in.
59min: Chelsea combine very nicely to play out from the back, and eventually win the corner when Emerson’s cross is blocked. But Pulisic’s corner is too strong and …read more
Source:: Daily Times