Chelsea’s victory ended this year’s Champions League season in Porto. Zsolt Lőw won the most prestigious European club trophy for the second time in the history of the London team. The London team hired a second Hungarian coach, after beating Manchester City in the England house final with Kay Haverts.
When Manchester City and Chelsea met in Porto, an England home final was held in the Football Champions League. The most recent time was in 2019, when the two English teams met in the final, then Liverpool defeated Tottenham Hotspur 2-0, and Manchester United beat Chelsea on a penalty kick in the Moscow final in 2008.Thomas Tuchel, appointed in January, gave the London band a new impetus. Chelsea have secured their place in the top four of the league in the next season of the BL, and on Saturday are ready for the third final of the most prestigious European Cup series in its history: this is a penalty against Manchester United. In the war. In 2008, defeated Bayern Munich in 2012. Tuchel and Zsolt Lőw led their team to the series final for the second time in a row-unprecedented in the most prestigious European Cup series-they still played for Paris Saint-Germain, but lost in the final Bayern a year ago.
In contrast, Manchester City wanted to top the series for the first time. Guardiola reached the finals in the BL season this season and won 11 games with a tie. Manchester can reach the Porto final on Saturday. If they win, Real Madrid won a series of 12 games in 2001-2002.
After winning the League and the League Cup, Manchester City is expected to win the third trophy of the season, while Chelsea hope to end the season with a victory in the FA Cup after losing in the FA Cup final.The two teams have met 3 times this season: in the league, the Manchesterians won 3-1 in London, while in Manchester, Chelsea are happy for the 2-1 success. In the FA Cup, the team led by coach Tuchel beat Guardiola 1-0.
As for the starting team, compared to the knockouts in the semi-finals, both sides have changed. Raheem Sterling started at Fernandinho at Manchester City and Andreas Christensen at Chelsea. The reel James starts. Guardiola vs. Edson Walker, Stones, Ruben Dias, Zinchenko Jindoan Mahrez, Bernardo Silva, De Bruyne, Foden-S Trin voted for confidence.
Thomas Tuchel chose Mendy-Azpilicueta, Thiago Silva, Rüdiger-James, Jorginho, Kanté, Chilwell-Mount, Havertz-Werner.
The meeting started at a good pace. In the first minute of the opening, Manchester City scored first, but failed to establish the situation. Then in the 8th minute, Raheem Sterling made a brilliant jump, but the Chelsea goalkeeper defended his volley. Then, Chelsea also slowly followed the rhythm and played more dangerously than their opponents after the first quarter of an hour. In the 14th minute, Werner shot, Edson had to defend the big block, and 1 minute later, the German national team forward hit the side net.
The two teams did not recover during the jump, and the situation in front of the two doors happened consecutively. In the 28th minute of the game, Phil Foden’s shot from the left gave Rüdiger the lead, but Mendy’s timely block saved the home team. The referee had no doubts and gave Thiago Silva a penalty. In the 39th minute of the game, Christensen injured his knee and had to leave.
Then, in the 42nd minute, Chelsea took the lead, Havertz played after a wonderful kick from Mason Mount, and the German player drove the ball over the goalkeeper and passed it to the empty goal.
Havertz succeeded for the first time in the 20th BL match, becoming the youngest German football player in the Champions League final at 21 years and 352 days. Eight years later, the German player scored again in the final. Most recently, in 2013, Manchester City midfielder Ilkay Gündogan also entered the Bayern final for the first time in the most prestigious Cup series.
In the 45th minute, Guardiola had more goals than Guardiola, but he could not create a serious situation. In addition, he only made one shot, while the London team tried 5 times, of which they scored twice. Desen’s goal.
The monotony of the first quarter of the second half was interrupted by Kevin De Bruyne’s injury. The Belgian city commander collided with Rudiger and Guardiola had to replace him by force, so Gabriel Jesus took his place.