Lille vs. Chelsea result: Professional performance sees Chelsea

Wednesday, March 16, 2022
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The first half starts with a tense affair between Lille and Chelsea‚ with the first half ending goalless. Both teams have had plenty of possession‚ but neither have had much control. Jorginho and Christian Pulisic start well for Chelsea‚ but their midfield trio is lacking goals. However‚ when Burak Yilmaz curls in a cross‚ it finds Xeka who is able to convert. The visitors have started the match brightly‚ but the pressure on their manager has finally got to them. In the 38th minute‚ a goal from Burak Yilmaz gave Lille the lead. But they found the right motivation and soon drew level. Cesar Azpilicueta and Christian Pulisic both came on to score‚ and the game ended level. The two sides went in to the break level and Chelsea are now in the Champions League Quarter Final. Lille's form has remained impressive since the first leg.

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But the team has not conceded a goal in three Ligue 1 games before this match‚ and it's not clear that they'll be able to repeat that form again. But Thomas Tuchel‚ the manager‚ praised his side's professional performance in the Premier League. The team's performance has been so impressive that the government has increased the budget for the trip to Middlesbrough.