Chelsea qualified for the semi-finals of the FA Cup, by beating rivals Sheffield United with two goals for nothing, this evening 3/21/2021.
Chelsea defender Oliver Norwood scored two goals by error (m 24), and Moroccan Hakim Ziyech (m 90 + 2) scored.
In the second minute, a chance arose for Sheffield United, when Flick passed the ball to his colleague McGoldrick, at the edge of the area.
McGoldrick hit a powerful ball that Spanish goalkeeper Kepa Arezabalaga brilliantly controlled.
And Chelsea managed to open the score, when Norwood scored by mistake in his own goal.
And continued absolute control of Chelsea, without any real danger to Sheffield’s goal.
While Norwood continued his mistakes when Pulisic snatched the ball, who was alone with the goalkeeper and deflected his attempt ably, in the forty-second minute.
The first half of the match ended with the Blues advancing two goals to Sheffield United.
With the start of the second half, Sheffield’s performance improved a lot from the first half, but without real danger.
Chelsea coach Thomas Tuchel made two substitutions at once, with Cesar Espelquita and Reese James joining Christensen and Giroux.
The coach continued his substitutions, with Moroccan Hakim Ziyech and German Kai Havertz entering the place of Gilmore and Odui.
The referee calculated a free kick for Sheffield, which was executed by Norwood and reached the player Stephens, who hit a header that hit the net.
In the first minute of stoppage time, Sheffield almost scored the equalizer.
When a stumbling block occurred in front of Chelsea’s goal, the ball reached substitute Ryan, who fired the ball alongside the near post.
But Chelsea killed Sheffield’s hopes through Moroccan Hakim Ziyech in lost time.
The match ended with Chelsea’s qualifying for the semi-finals and meeting Manchester City.
And Manchester City qualified yesterday, Saturday, by beating Everton, by two goals to none.
Everyone will be waiting for a high-caliber match between Manchester City and Chelsea in the next round.
The two teams are experiencing a wonderful period, as Chelsea did not lose with their new coach, Thomas Tuchel.
He won 12 games and tied 3 out of 15 matches he played with the Blues.
Manchester City have not lost in their last 26 bad matches, making the crowd anxiously await the match.
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Summary: Chelsea qualify for the England Cup semi-finals