London Chelsea beat Leicester in the Premier League. Blue hit the gates twice for a team that recently beat Thomas Tuchel’s charges in the FA Cup final.
At the beginning of the second half, the score was opened by Antonio Rudiger. The German defender hit the visitors’ goal at close range after a cross from the corner flag.
On the 66th, Jorginho multiplied Chelsea’s advantage – the Brazilian Italian converted a penalty.
Iheanacho revived the intrigue, successfully breaking through to the touch after the transfer of Ndidi, however, Rogers’ team was not worthy of more.
Chelsea have 67 points and are ahead of Leicester in the Premier League standings. Tuchel’s charges are now third.
Chelsea – Leicester 2: 1 (0: 0)
Goals: Rüdiger, 47 (1: 0); Georgino, 66 (2: 0, pen); Iheanacho, 76 (2: 1).