Chelsea Zero – Manchester United 2
Chelsea’s FA Cup desires are over this season following a 2-Zero dwelling defeat to Manchester United.
Each objectives had been scored within the first half.
Paul Pogba arrange Ander Herrera for United’s opener.
Pogba then doubled United’s lead with a medical diving header.
Man United at the moment are within the quarterfinals, the place they’ve been drawn away at Wolves.
How did Jorginho get on?
As soon as once more Maurizio Sarri performed Jorginho within the defensive midfield function in Chelsea’s XI.
Accordingly, N’Golo Kante was deployed in his extra superior function on the proper.
Jorginho nearly claimed a uncommon help within the first half. The Italian dinked a beautiful ball excessive for Gonzalo Higuain, nonetheless the Argentine failed to complete.
Nonetheless generally it was one other largely disappointing efficiency for Jorginho, who was as soon as once more saved quiet as he did not boss the sport.
Juan Mata adopted Arsenal & Tottenham’s mannequin
How hasn’t Sarri handled this situation but?
In current months, a number of Premier League sides have proven how you can neutralise Jorginho’s influence for the Blues.
In opposition to Tottenham again in November, Dele Alli confirmed how Jorginho might be unsettled in Chelsea’s midfield.
In January towards Arsenal, it was the flip of Aaron Ramsey to silence Jorginho.
Ramsey shadowed the Italian all through the match as Chelsea’s metronome was saved quiet.
Extra just lately, Bournemouth’s David Brooks did the same job on Jorginho because the Cherries received Four-Zero.
Whereas on Monday at Stamford Bridge, it was the flip of Juan Mata to use the identical ‘attacking midfielder marks Jorginho’ techniques.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer on Mata vs Jorginho
After the match, Ole Gunnar Solskjaer mentioned how Mata’s laborious work meant Jorginho struggled to influence the FA Cup tie:
The efficiency was implausible, our techniques labored.
We requested our midfielders to press increased and get into the field and it labored. The defending within the second half was implausible.
Chelsea are crew. They’ve their approach of enjoying however Juan Mata did a implausible job on Jorginho and we had been completely excellent defensively.
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