The English Premier League giants Chelsea began their UCL campaign on a losing note as they suffered a shock 1 – 0 loss to Croatian giants Dinamo Zagreb in a crunch encounter between both clubs.
The West London based club Chelsea were dominant all through the match but they were unable to force a draw in tonight’s UCL match.
The Chelsea Superstars which include Kepa Arrizabalaga, Reece James, Kalidou Koulibaly, Mateo Kovacic, Pierre Aubameyang, Ben Chilwell, Cesar Azpilicueta, Wesley Fofana, Raheem Sterling, Kai Havertz and Mason Mount were all shambolic in tonight’s UCL match.
The Blues were dominant in the early stages of the game but they were unlucky to go behind at halftime.
In the second half, The English Premier League giants Chelsea pressured their opponent on multiple occasions in search of an equalizer but they were unable to utilize their chances.
Let’s take a look at three players that were responsible for their away loss to Dinamo Zagreb;
1. CESAR AZPILICUETA: The Spanish and Chelsea defender Cesar Azpilicueta was unable to match the attacking-style of their opponent as he failed to register a successful tackle in the game.
2. KALIDOU KOULIBALY: The Senegalese and Chelsea center-back Kalidou Koulibaly was also shambolic in tonight’s UCL match as he failed to coordinate the defence line which eventually led to the opening goal for their opponent.
3. RAHEEM STERLING: The England and Chelsea attacker Raheem Sterling also struggled in tonight’s UCL match as he was dispossessed on multiple occasions.