Man United 2 – Chelsea 1
It was an excellent Sunday for Manchester United at Old Trafford.
Taking on Chelsea in an enormous battle to complete the season within the prime 4, Man United wanted to win.
And issues didn’t begin nicely for United. Alavaro Morata hit the bar after three minutes whereas Willian fired Chelsea in entrance on the half hour with a counter assault.
Romelu Lukaku ended his aim drought in opposition to the highest six drawing United stage earlier than the break.
With 15 minutes to go Lukaku turned offered. His cross was headed into the Chelsea internet by sub Jesse Lingard.
Buteur face à un membre du Big Four, @RomeluLukaku9 plante sa 13e fleur de la saison face à @ChelseaFC #MUNCHE #Voosportworld pic.twitter.com/ioIbcIVkQC
— VOOsport (@VOOsport) February 25, 2018
Antonio Conte slammed for subbing Eden Hazard
Two minutes earlier than Lingard scored, Antonio Conte made an odd choice.
He took of Chelsea’s greatest participant Eden Hazard and he changed him with Pedro.
While it’s tough to say that substitution straight contributed to Chelsea’s demise, there didn’t appear any logic behind the change.
Hazard, after all, has been in tremendous scoring type in current weeks.
See the Conte backlash under.
Chelsea have been inviting that stress on themselves a bit there. United have been progressively gaining the initiative. Lingard is all the time a menace off the bench, a lot of star energy regardless of their very poor type of late. #CFC #MUFC #MUNCHE
— Nizaar Kinsella (@NizaarKinsella) February 25, 2018
Why will Conte take Hazard off and produce on Pedro who has been ineffective within the final three matches ,if something take off morata who can’t keep on his match for 10seconds @ChelseaFC @ESPNFC
— +7 (@gbengaphysayor) February 25, 2018
Imagine leaving Alvaro #Morata on and taking Eden #Hazard off. Once once more Antonio #Conte bottles in a giant sport. His sport administration in huge sport is atrocious. #ConteOutNow#CFC #MUNCHE #PL
— Sharan Chablani (@MyFussbllTweets) February 25, 2018
This is Conte’s fault. Bringing on Fabregas far too late. Why he introduced Hazard off I don’t perceive and why he did not begin Giroud is past me.
— The Asian one (@etraill95) February 25, 2018
Taking off Hazard an act of self-sabotage from Conte.
— John Brewin (@JohnBrewin_) February 25, 2018
It appears at occasions that Conte needs Hazard to depart throughout the summer season. Absolutely baffling how typically he takes Hazard off in shut video games, with at the moment being the most recent instance. Eden, unsurprisingly, is much from happy.
— EiF (@EiFSoccer) February 25, 2018
If Jose Mourinho was subbing Eden Hazard he’d be destroyed. Conte “must have something in mind though” in accordance with Jim Beglin. Ridiculous.
— Adam Joseph 🇦🇺 (@AdamJosephSport) February 25, 2018
I don’t perceive Conte. Why take away Hazard your talisman when there’s no match till subsequent weekend? 😡#CFC #MUNCHE
— Series Abíọdún࿐ (@EngrSeries) February 25, 2018
Also see: Three Man United stars slammed vs Chelsea.
‘Alvaro Morata is in Romelu Lukaku’s shadow’ – Graeme Souness.