Chelsea came from an objective down to win their first well disposed of preseason, beating AFC Bournemouth 2-1 at the Vitality Stadium on Tuesday.
US global Christian Pulisic began for the Blues, yet the European heroes’ assault neglected to track down the rear of the net in a scoreless first half, as supervisor Thomas Tuchel then, at that point rolled out seven improvements at the stretch.
It was Emiliano Marcondes who broke the halt on 66 minutes, changing a header over to put the Cherries out front, yet the lead wouldn’t last. Nineteen-year-old striker Armando Broja – who marked another five-year contract with the West London club recently – evened out the score in the 77th moment by changing over a Davide Zappacosta cross, before 22-year-old partner Ike Ugbo headed home Ross Barkley’s support of procure Chelsea the well disposed success.
21 year-old midfielder Conor Gallagher – who’s purportedly drawn the interest of Leeds United, who are quick to take the England youth worldwide on credit this season – was the solitary part in blue to play the entire an hour and a half. Pulisic’s U.S. colleague Matt Miazga additionally highlighted, entering at half-time.
Chelsea proceed with their preseason arrangements with an amicable across London at Emirates Stadium, where they will take on Arsenal on Sunday. Bournemouth, in the mean time, will have MK Dons in the opening round of the Carabao Cup on Saturday.