Defeat Leicester, Chelsea Step Towards Title Champion
Leicester – Come to the King Power Stadium, West London team’s first 0-1 of Leicester in the first half of the match thanks to goals from Marc Albrighton in injury time. However, the situation turned around after the break.
Three goals disbursed Leicester Chelsea on goal. Didier Drogba create a goal back for the score to 1-1 before a flick John Terry to reverse the situation. In the final 10 minutes of the match, Ramires scored to ensure victory for the visitors.
This victory makes the Blues are now collecting 80 points results 34 matches. This means that, Chelsea is only three points away from the championship title which can be achieved by the end of this week when they deal with Crystal Palace.
While Leicester are in the order of 17 standings with 31 points, one point above the relegation zone.
In the first 15 minutes, Leicester more pressure on the Chelsea defense. However, so far have not resulted in a breakthrough that created significant opportunities.
Chelsea responded with a counterattack. Willian combing the left wing before releasing the bait attractiveness to Didier Drogba. The veteran striker has enough space shot but execution has not been able to test the goalkeeper Kasper Schmeichel.
Teknan of Chelsea again. Back from Drogba but once again his shot is not leading to the goal.
Leicester created chaos in the Chelsea penalty box on 41 minutes. Feed Marc Albrighton meet Paul Konchesky but his shot towards the near pole can be saved Petr Cech. The ball rolled into the face of goal but failed secured perfectly.
In injury time, Leicester managed to break the deadlock through a horizontal kick Albrighton. Leicester counterattack allow Jamie Vardy dribbling on the left side to release bait into the penalty box where Cesar Azpilicueta Chelsea failed to intercept because of a slip.
Albrighton coming from the right side grabbed netted bait to the bottom right corner of the goal guarded by Cech. Leicester 1-0 lead.
However Leicester advantage was short-lived. Shortly after the restart, Drogba create a goal back to change the score to 1-1 in the 48th minute.
Nemanja Matic who met the ball gouged Branislav Ivanovic. From the right side, Ivanovic pull release bait into the penalty box which forwarded Drogba with a horizontal kick.
A minute later, Chelsea’s chances to turn things must disappear. Drogba who obtained the firing chamber in a restricted area failed to direct his shot soared.
Another opportunity of Chelsea. Acceleration Willian on the right side ended with a beautiful feed to Cesc Fabregas in the box unfortunately players latter failed to control the ball and lose momentum.
Chelsea finally managed to turn things around in the 79th minute. Fabregas headed a corner kick Gary Cahill but Schmeichel could be dismissed. Terry is in front of the goal directly react with cheat the ball and the score became 2-1.
Less than five minutes, Chelsea add to his tally again. Feedback Fabregas falls outside the penalty box by Ramires struck a beautiful kick that could not be stopped Schmeichel. Chelsea now leads 3-1 Leicester.
LEICESTER CITY: Schmeichel, Wasilewski, Huth (De Laet 24 ‘), Morgan, Albrighton, King (James 19’), Cambiasso, Drinkwater, Konchesky, Vardy, Ulloa
CHELSEA: Cech, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Ramires, Matic, Willian (Zouma 85 ‘), Fabregas (Mikel 90’), Hazard (Cuadrado 88 ‘), Drogba