it was a hectic match today between Chelsea and Watford. Chelsea aim at retaining top four position where as Watford looks forward to be above the relegation line.
both team came charge with the mind set of achieving their desire focus. They both had the clash in Stanford bridge where Chelsea defeated Watford with a 3 goals to nothing.
Chelsea start the match with kepa, R. James, A. Christensen, K. Zouma, C. Azpilicueta, R. Barkley, N. Kante, M. Mount, Willian, O. Giroud and C. Pulisic.
Watford line up with B. Foster, K. Dementia, C. Dawson, C. Kabasele, A. Mariappa, E. Capoue, N. Chalobah, W. Huges, A. Doucoere, I. Sair, T. Deeney.
The blues had opening goal with as Giroud netted in the 28 minutes with the assist of Barkley meanwhile Watford has the first yellow card given to Capoue.
Chelsea continue to dominated with high percentage of ball possession, pulisic was able to take the ball to the box where he earned penalty kick for Chelsea.
Willian was able to converge the penalty into a goal to give Chelsea a 2 -0 lead against Watford in the 43 minutes.
The blues maintain the lead through the first half of the game and still maintain the high ball possession percentage of 72% to 28%.
Watford was awarded another and the second yellow card at the early stage of second half given to Watford defender Mariappa.
both team begin making substitutions at the second half starting with Watford bringing wellbeck and taking out Capoue.
taking out Deeney to bring in Cleverley, taking out Femenia to play Masina to boost their defence and midfield.
Chelsea begin substitutions at the 76 minutes of the second half, bringing in loftus-cheek to rest Willian who seems to sustain injury.
Mason Mount out to play Hudson-Odoi, Tammy Abraham came and Giroud out, Kante out and Gilmour in which predicts that Chelsea is trying to tightening the midfield to maintain the 2 – 1 lead.
The blues continue to hold possession and was able to make a die minute goal by Barkley with the assist of Azpilicueta.
The mach ended with Chelsea having a 3 goals to null for Watford to maintain their fourth position in the table with 57 points. Two (2) points ahead Manchester United and one (1) point below Leicester City.