Chelsea defeat Villareal to win Super Cup as Kepa turns hero

Chelsea defeat Villareal to win Super Cup as Kepa turns hero


The Champions League winners, Chelsea defeat Villareal, the Europa winners to lift the UEFA Super Cup.

Thomas Tuchel’s Chelsea were on the front foot in the first half as the Blues took the lead through Ziyech.

Mendy was also active in the game as he made a lot of saves to keep the Blues in the game.

Villareal could not find any answers as they tried to break the Chelsea defence.

The Yellow Submarines came close late in the first half as they almost equalised before the break.

Rudiger and manager Tuchel were cautioned by the referee after the German defender made a tackle.

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The goal scorer, Ziyech came off with a shoulder injury just before half-time.

Chelsea went to the dugout as leaders and their comfortable play made them favorites.

Villareal came into the second half with a lot of confidence and it wasn’t long before they scored.

The Europa champions equalised through Moreno after a well orchestrated play.

Tuchel substituted Mendy for Kepa as the game was heading for penalties.

Villareal looked like favorites as they defeated Manchester United in the Europa final to lift the title.

Havertz took the first kick for Chelsea and missed which means the Blues are off to a bad start.

However, Kepa was on hand to save Raul Albiol’s spotkick to give Chelsea the victory.

With 13,000 spectators in the stadium to watch Chelsea defeat Villareal in the Super Cup.

Chelsea will now be heading to the FIFA World Club Cup in December

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