Chelsea won the UEFA Champions League title for the second time, beating Manchester City 1-0 in the final. German midfielder Kai Havertz scored the only goal for the team in the final. Before the start of the match, the betting rate or the recent performance, Man City was ahead in everything.
Chelsea beat Manchester City 1-0 at Porto’s Stadio do Drago on Saturday night. This is their second title in the Champions League. Earlier, they became champions in 2014.
But Man City could not give birth to a fairy tale in Porto. Pep Guardiola succumbs to Thomas Tuchel’s brilliant tactics. From the beginning of the match, both teams gave offensive football. Even today, Pep is the eleventh without any recognized striker. Even then, Chelsea went on to beat his midfield-dependent team. There are several opportunities for both teams. However, Man City had more clear chances to score. But the defenders kept Chelsea’s defense strong. Chelsea veteran defender Thiago Silva left the field in the 39th minute with a groin injury. However, Blue Shibir did not lose its enthusiasm even after losing the most experienced footballer of the team.
Mason Mount’s through ball from midfield in the 42nd minute fooled the Man City defense. Kai Hawartz made no mistake in scoring one-on-one. The 21-year-old has scored his first Champions League goal for Chelsea this season. Chelsea goes to the break with the lead.
Guardiola changed tactics in the second half. Kevin de Bruyne left the field due to injury. Gabriel Jesus took the field in his place. The Man City coach then made two more changes. With two experienced Fernandinho and Sergio Aguero on the field, City’s attacking edge continues to grow.
City is ahead in possession of the ball. But in no way did Phil Foden-Riyadh Mahrez break Chelsea’s defenses. Azpilicueta-Rudigar resisted the opportunities that City got. French midfielder Angolo Kante led Chelsea’s attack and played great throughout the match. 7 minutes of extra time was added to the match.
In 1999, City’s city rivals Manchester United won the title with two goals in added time in the Champions League final. But there was no drama in the last issue. Chelsea regained the title of the best in Europe after 9 years, breaking the hearts of City fans
Chelsea beat Manchester City to win the European Championship UEFA Champions League. The Stamford Bridge team became the champions after beating Man City 1-0 on Saturday night.
Chelsea’s German forward Timo Werner missed one goal after another, but in the end Chelsea won with the only goal scored by Kai Havertz. Kai Havertz is Chelsea’s most expensive player this season. Chelsea signed him from German club Bayer Leverkusen for 60 million euros.
Havertz has not been able to give a better performance than the price in the whole season. He has scored 9 goals and 9 assists in 44 matches. However, in the title match of the event on Saturday night, he broke the defense of Man City. Without scoring a goal throughout the season, Chelsea’s most expensive player scored his first goal in the Champions League final