A statistic highlighting simply how poor Chelsea have been on their travels for the reason that flip of the yr has emerged on-line this night.
Everton 2-Zero Chelsea
Maurizio Sarri’s males travelled to Goodison Park earlier at the moment, for a Premier League conflict.
Chelsea headed into the matchup on an improved run of type of late, having picked up four wins and a draw from their final 5 outings throughout all competitions.
The newest of those noticed the Blues put Dynamo Kiev to the sword by 5 targets to nil on Thursday night time.
1 – Europa League prime goalscorer Olivier Giroud is the primary participant to attain an ideal hat-trick (left-foot, right-foot & header) within the competitors this season. Selection.
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Nonetheless, the capital giants have been little question determined for all three factors forward of kick-off, within the data victory would have seen them leapfrog Fifth-placed Manchester United, and be part of Arsenal in 4th within the Premier League desk.
Everton come out on prime
Nonetheless, when all was stated and accomplished on Merseyside, Chelsea have been introduced firmly again all the way down to earth, by way of a 2-Zero defeat.
After the away aspect had loved the higher of issues over the course of the opening 45 minutes, a vastly-improved Everton displaying to start out out the second-half finally led to Richarlison opening the sport’s scoring within the 50th-minute.
And the Toffees went on to double their lead within the 72nd-minute, when Gylfi Sigurdsson slotted residence on the rebound after Kepa saved out his preliminary spot-kick effort.
That was all she wrote by way of goalscoring at Goodison, as a stout defensive efficiency noticed hosts Everton emerge with a deserved three factors.
Chelsea’s away day blues
And, on the again of Chelsea’s newest league defeat, a damning statistic showcasing simply how poorly the Blues have fared on the highway in 2019 has emerged on-line.
Throughout 5 Premier League away fixtures for the reason that flip of the yr, Sarri’s aspect have extremely fallen to four defeats:
four – Solely Fulham (six) have misplaced extra Premier League video games away from residence in 2019 than Chelsea (P5 W1 D0 L4). Turbulent. pic.twitter.com/7G0gocOd4I
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