Frank Lampard points out the reason for Chelsea defeat against Arsenal
Chelsea lost the FA cup finals to Arsenal last night. Frank Lampard explains the issues that led to their defeat.
Frank Lampard and co were thought to have an edge over the Gunners. But Mikel Arteta’s Arsenal was able to seal a win over Chelsea. The clash was a pretty good game to watch with both sides fighting to win. But the end result was in favor of Arsenal.
Chelsea did earn the lead with an early goal. Christian Pulisic did not miss the chance to chip the ball in from the penalty area when he got the chance. This gave the Blues an early lead making things tough for Arsenal. Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang was seen to make hasty runs to equalize. But could not find the finish he wanted.
In one such run, Auba was tripped to the ground by Azpilicueta, winning him a penalty. Aubameyang did not fail to utilize the opportunity. The forward was able to find the net fooling Chelsea’s penalty specialist Caballero. The goal gave Arsenal their hopes back. Both sides then made efforts to find the lead.
But the game went on for 1-1 till the end of the first half. In the early minutes of the second half, Pulisic was out with a hamstring injury. This was a blow for Lampard and co. Aubameyang was able to find the second goal for Arsenal from a stunner. This gave them the precious lead they were looking for.
As the final whistle blew, Arsenal was up for one goal ...
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