FC Porto vs. Chelsea-Soccer Match Report-April 7, 2021 – Soccer Sports

Chelsea Scored two away goals on victory Porto To take a decisive advantage on their first foot Champions League Wednesday quarterfinals.

-Evaluation: Mount wins 8/10 with Chelsea’s big win
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Mason mount In the balanced first half of both teams, 30 minutes later, Chelsea were shot ahead, defeating Porto keeper Agustín Marchesin on a low-line drive at the far post, leading the team 1-0 on the break.

Since Thomas Tuchel replaced Frank Lampard at Stamford Bridge in January, Mount has more than any other Chelsea player and has scored five goals in every tournament.

“The finish was clinical from Mason,” Tuchel told reporters after the match. “He has the qualities to do this, and doing it in the quarterfinals is a big step for him.

“He has the right attitude towards success. He is open and eager to learn.

“Mason is an important player for us and I’m happy that he deserved this role when he was young.”

Christian Pulisic And Olivier Giroud Replaced Timo Werner And Kai Havertz At the 65th minute mark when Tuchel’s side searched for a second away goal.

“There were many moments when we suffered,” Tuchel admitted. “But we accepted it, it’s the way at this stage. The spirit was good and it’s a great result.”

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But US International Pulisic hit the bar a few minutes ago Ben Chilwell Was attacked by a poor trap Jesús Corona, Charged into the box, rolled Marchesin and took advantage of Chelsea’s second empty net.

Chelsea have won the UCL for the third time in a row and have not allowed a goal in the last 346 minutes of the European tournament since the 24-minute strike. Krasnodar On the group stage.

“I knew it was going to be a tough match, and I went on to score goals in the first half and win a good second half,” Mount said. “The work isn’t done. They will fight for the next leg and we will have to do our best to it. We will be ready.”

Porto midfielder Mateus Uribe said his team “left a bitter taste” after playing well and missing a chance.

“We weren’t clinical in front of the goal. They had few chances and scored two goals,” he said.

“They got results, but we believe we can keep our heads high for performance and improve our relationships with quality players.”

As with the first leg, due to coronavirus restrictions on travel between Portugal and the United Kingdom, the second leg will take place at the Sanchez Spizfan Stadium in Seville.

– Soccer Sports

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