Chelsea VS Liverpool (FA CUP 5TH ROUND)
Chelsea and Liverpool faced each other in the 5th Round of FA cup which is no doubt gonna be an exciting tie between these two at Stamford bridge.
The match started with a bang as expected, Willian put Chelsea ahead in the 13th minute of the game by punishing a mistake from fabhino.
It was a long-range powerful strike from the Brazilian although Liverpool goalkeeper Adrian did get a hand on it. But could save it and it ended in the back of the nets.
Although Liverpool tested Chelsea keeper Kepa with some close-range strikes from Sadio Mane and Origi but didn’t manage to get an equalizer and the 1st half Ended with a 1-0 Lead To the Reds.
2nd Half (Chelsea 1-0 Liverpool)
In the second half, Liverpool looked very determined to get an equalizer, but it turned in some other way when Chelsea scored again.
Ross Barkley Scoring the 2nd goal for the Chelsea in the 64th Minute in a counterattack after Pedro stealing a header. And then Ross Barkley running all the way through the midfield and putting the ball in the back of the nets from outside the box.
This is not what Liverpool and their fans have hoped for But Chelsea wins the tie by 2-0 and Liverpool treble dreams have struck a big blow as they are eliminated from the FA Cup.
This is their third consecutive defeat and does not look good ahead as soon they will be facing Atletico Madrid at Anfield in the 2nd leg of the Uefa Champions League round of 16 Tie.
They need to find a way to get back to their winning ways.
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