Chelsea’s great win over Juventus
KATHMANDU: NOV. 24 – Defending champions Chelsea continue their impressive run in the European Champions League. English club Chelsea beat Italian club Juventus 4-0. With the victory, Chelsea avenged the defeat in Turin last September.
With the win, Chelsea climbed to the top of Group H with 12 points. Juventus is in second place with the same number of points. Chelsea scored one goal in the first half and three more in the second half against Juventus at Stamford Bridge on Tuesday night.
Trevoh Chalobah gave Chelsea their first goal of the Champions League in the 25th minute. Reece James doubled the lead in the 55th minute when Hudson Odoi took the lead 3-0 three minutes later. The fourth goal was scored by Timo Werner in extra time.
Thomas Tuchel has won 35 out of 50 games against Chelsea. Earlier, Chelsea had lost 1-0 in a game in Turin in September.
Group G is exciting
The Group G competition is in an exciting state. Lille climbed to the top spot on Tuesday night with a 1-0 win over RB Salzburg. In the same group, Sevilla defeated Wolfsburg 2-0 and maintained their knockout chances.
At the end of 5 games, Lille tops the group with 8 points from 5 games, while RB Salzburg is second with 7 points and Sevilla is third with 6 points.
In other games on Tuesday night, Atalanta and the Young Boys drew 3-3 in Group F. Malmo and Zenit also drew 1-1 in Group H. In that group, Chelsea and Juventus have already made it to the knockout stages.