What an Exciting match that was ! Fierce ,Dramatic and a visual treat to Watch. Chelsea vs Spurs rivalry ended up in (1-0 ) . The match will be special for Marcos Alonso as he completed his 150th appearence for the blues. It was evident from the first minute that the tactics will have a greater impact in the game. The two Coaches ,who are renowed for their tactical approaches once again stealed the show. Tuchel promoted Callum Hudson Odoi back to his right wing position and this decision was found to be evident from the strategies they have employed in the field.
Chelsea were there for a Purpose. It was evident from the beginning itself. Chelsea’s captain started with a superb long ball to Werner and Werner gets in between the two Centre backs. Spurs were lucky enough not to concede the early goal. But their smile doesn’t lasted long as they gave away a Penalty to Chelsea at 23rd minute. Azpilicueta whips an magnificent pass to the Werner. Dier was attempting to regain the ball, But the careless effort brings down the Chelsea Forward. Jorginho takes the penalty in normal Fashion and made the Chelsea to leading position.
Meanwhile,Chelsea encountered an injury blow when Thiago tried to resist the brazilian striker Vinicius.He was replaced within no time by Christensen. Clearly Chelsea Dominated the first half.
– Too less shots given the possession we had.
– Game faded a little bit after Thiago Silva was substituted.
– Every one did good.
– Jorginho really raised his game.
– Silva, the player of first half for me.
— Aswin Mohandas (@Aswin_Mohandas8) February 4, 2021
Alderweireld was booked within the first 5 minutes of the second half. It was visible that Tottenham regained the momentum and showed some sparks. the substitutions made by the Chelsea Camp distorted the game of the blues. It turned the game into the favour of Spurs . But Spurs failed to capitalise the situation. It was un the 78th minute Spurs had their first on target shot.
In a nutshell, Chelsea displayed a phenomenal performance and grabbed 3 points from their rivals Spurs .