Chelsea came from behind to beat Crystal Palace in a dramatic upset
Chelsea beat Palace 3-1 in the 24th round of the 2023-24 Premier League held at Selhurst Park in London at 5 a.m. on the 13th (Korea time). The victory pushed Chelsea to 10th place, beating Wolverhampton.
Home team Palace brought up the 4-2-3-1 formation. Mateta, Franca, Hughes, Ayew, Worton, Lerma, Mitchell, Richards, Andersen, Munoz and Henderson were on the field.
In response, Chelsea launched a 4-2-3-1 formation. Palmer, Madueke, Gallagher, Jackson, Enzo, Caicedo, Chilwell, Silva, Dissasi, Gusto, and Petrovic were on the starting list.
[First half] 45 minutes of shooting ‘one time’… Chelsea ended the first half with 0-1 lead lost
Palace opened the door. In the fifth minute of the first half, Mateta, who caught the ball in front of the penalty arc, fired a right-footed shot but headed straight to the goalkeeper.
Palace tapped Chelsea. In the 23rd minute of the first half, Matte, who caught the ball in the penalty box, attempted another powerful shot, which was also in the arms of the goalkeeper. In the 30th minute of the first half, Matte, who caught the ball from the left side, scored a sharp cross but failed to score.
In the end, Palace scored the first goal. In the 30th minute of the first half, Lema, who stole the ball under strong pressure, shook the net with a thunderous right-footed mid-range shot. It was a shot that goalkeeper Petrovic could not handle.
Chelsea hit the ground. In the fourth minute of the first half, Madueke, who caught the ball outside the penalty box, gave a through pass to Palmer, who penetrated the ball, leading to a shot but slightly missed the goal. Thus, the first half ended with a 1-0 Palace lead.
[Second half] “Gallagher Multi-goal + Enzo Nettle” Chelsea upset 3-1 against Palace
At the start of the second half, Chelsea took out a replacement card. Madueke was out and Nkunku stepped on the ground.
Chelsea immediately balanced the match. In the second half of the second half, Gallagher, who was rushing for Gustavo’s cross from the right side, scored a half volley shot into the net.
Chelsea started to hit the ball. In the 6th minute of the second half, Palmer, who caught the ball from the right side, folded inside and tried to shoot with his left foot, but he missed the goal. Also, in the 11th minute of the second half, Jackson, who received Palmer’s pass in the box, attempted a shot, but he was declared offside.
Chelsea faced a critical opportunity. In the 23rd minute of the second half, a cross from the right side was long and connected to Chilwell on the other side with a powerful left-footed shot, but it flew over the goal. Then, in the 24th minute of the second half, Jackson hit Palmer’s cross on the right side to the head, but it went off the side.
Palace had a chance for the first time in a while. In the 29th minute of the second half, Franca, who caught the ball in a counterattack, crossed into the box but the defense cleared it. Also, in the 30th minute of the second half, Franca, who drove the ball to the front of the arc, attempted a powerful right-footed shot, but was blocked by the goalkeeper.
Palace swept away the ball. In the 33rd minute of the second half, Palmer, who caught the ball from the right, folded in and fired a left-footed shot, but failed to gain strength and was held in the arms of the goalkeeper. Palace then put in Ahamada and Edouard without Hughes and Franca, and Chelsea put in Sterling and Gilchrist without Jackson and Gusto.
Chelsea dramatically turned the tables. In the 45th minute of the second half, Gallagher, who received the ball from the penalty arc, scored a right-footed shot to score a come-from-behind goal. Later, in the extra time of the second half, Enzo’s wedge goal also scored, ending the game with a 3-1 Chelsea comeback victory. 노래방알바