Chelsea goalkeeper Edouard Mendy was the star of the match as the Blues played out a goalless draw against Leeds United which the Senegalese pulled out some stunning saves.
It was a hard-fought game for Thomas Tuchel’s side who failed to make anything happen against a Leeds team that has been on a poor run of form since their last five games which they lost more and winning.
Chelsea failed to make anything happen as they barely escaped getting beaten, thanks to Edouard Mendy who was pulling out some stunning saves during the encounter which he has been heavily applauded.
It wasn’t all good day for Thomas Tuchel’s side who have been unbeaten since the German took over, they were very poor yesterday as Kai Havertz started as a false 9 despite Giroud and Timo Werner available to play.
One might argue that they were being rested for the Atletico Madrid clash which comes up on Wednesday, and they will be looking to defend their 1-0 lead against the side they beat in the first leg.
Chelsea will be at home against the Laliga League leader who drew that game yesterday after playing out a frustrating encounter which was supposed to be a game they increase their lead on the table.
The Blues currently sit fourth on the league table with two points behind Leicester City who sit third as West Ham and Everton continue to put pressure on them with the hammers to play their own match today.
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