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Chelsea vs Manchester United LIVE: Chelsea 1-1 Manchester United, Sancho scores 1st PL goal before Jorginho leveled from the spot

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Chelsea vs Manchester United LIVE: Chelsea 1-1 Manchester United, Sancho scores 1st PL goal before Jorginho leveled from the spot – Chelsea and Manchester United played out a 1-1 draw in their Premier League clash at Stamford Bridge. It started off with Chelsea completely dominating the first-half as they looked to take the early lead by testing David De Gea by still couldn’t find the net. It came down to the second half as both the sides played an interesting 2nd half with United taking the lead through Jadon Sancho and then Chelsea equalised after the penalty was converted by Jorginho.

Jadon Sancho capitalized on a mistake by Jorginho to put the Red Devils ahead, notching his first Premier League goal. However, Jorginho atoned for his error with the equaliser from the penalty spot after Aaron Wan-Bissaka fouled Thiago Silva. Chelsea could have won the game at the death, but Antonio Rudiger missed a golden chance to allow Michael Carrick’s men to leave with a share of the spoils. Follow Live Premier League news, updates only on InsideSport.IN

Next fixtures: Chelsea return to Premier League action against Watford on the road on Wednesday. Manchester United take on Arsenal at home on Thursday in their next outing.

Key Moments from the game:

79′ BLOCK! Wan-Bissaka makes a vital block to deny Werner in the box to stop his left-footed strike hitting the target. James pounces on the rebound, but scuffs his strike wide of the right post.

69′ GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!! JORGINHO CONVERTS!!! 1-1!!! The Italy international earns redemption for his mistake as he slots the spot-kick into the bottom-left corner. He does his traditional stutter-step run before sending De Gea the wrong way with a cool finish.

68′ Gooooaaaalllllll Jorgino scores from the spot to get Chelsea back on level terms 

67′ Penalty to Chelsea

57′ CHANCE! WERNER HAS TO HIT THE TARGET! Alonso whips a cross into the box that is deflected into the path of Werner six yards out. He has to shoot with the outside of his right boot and he can only flash his attempt wide of the target.

50′ GOALLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLLL!!!!! SANCHO SCORES ON THE COUNTER!!!!! 1-0 UNITED!!!!! The Red Devils take the lead as Jorginho makes a terrible mistake at the back and gifts Sancho a clear opening on goal. The forward holds his composure and opts to go for the strike himself despite the presence of Rashford. Sancho slots his strike past Mendy to hand United a surprise advantage in the contest.

49′ Jadon Sancho gives Manchester United the lead after Jorginho loses the ball as the last man

31′ OFF THE BAR! Rudiger rattles the bar with a blast from 30 yards. United back off the German as he lines up a right-footed drive. De Gea is beaten as the ball soars towards the top-left corner, but the frame saves the Red Devils before James is caught offside from the rebound.

3′ De Gea makes a brilliant stop with his outstretched leg and saves United yet again. Different match same story at the back for United.

Chelsea vs Manchester United LIVE: LINEUPS:

Manchester United XI: De Gea; Telles, Bailly, Lindelof, Wan-Bissaka; Fred, Matic, McTominay; Rashford, Bruno Fernandes, Sancho; 

Chelsea XI: Mendy; Chalobah, Thiago Silva, Rudiger; Reece James, Loftus-cheek, Jorginho, Alonso; Hudson-Odoi, Ziyech, Werner

Follow Live Premier League news, updates only on InsideSport.IN

Last Meeting Chelsea 0:0 Manchester United:

28th February, 2021 was the first time Tuchel faced a Manchester United side. But this time he will face a different United side with more new additions of Ronaldo, Sancho as well as new caretaker manager Michael Carrick.

The last time these two sides met it was a bore draw in the end with no goals scored. There were shots on target but all were comfortable saves made by the keepers. Mendy had to make 4 saves while David de Gea made a total of 6 saves against the Blues. This time around both the teams will be looking to up their game with different playing styles. We should expect more than a goal in this fixture provided the attacking quality both these sides posses on paper.

Which TV Channel will broadcast the Premier League matches in India?

Premier League’s rights are owned by the Star Sports Network. Hence the matches will be broadcast on various Star Sports channels.

The fans will get to watch English commentary on Star Sports Select and apart from that regional fans will also get the opportunity to watch the match on their favourite language. Regional commentary in Bangla and Malayalam will be made available for key weekend matches on Star Sports 3 and Star Sports 1 Bangla.

Chelsea vs Manchester United LIVE: Chelsea 1-1 Manchester United, Sancho scores 1st PL goal before Jorginho leveled from the spot

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