Chelsea have named a strong lineup for their last clash of the Northern America International Champions Cup against Barcelona. Both teams have made a good start to the game. They played very fast, listing a large number of passes.
Surprisingly, at Chelsea first team appeared Kenedy. It’s an unexpected move on the part of Mourinho, due to the fact that, the Blues are yet to formally complete the signing of the teenager. While the new Chelsea purchase, Falcao was not in the starting line-up.
Chelsea were close to score the first goal at the beginning of the match. In the third minute Kurt Zouma was close to score but Ter Stegen has defended his hit.
Barcelona’s players many times tried to beat Curtois, but the Belgian goalkeeper was flawless. Even Luis Suarez could not believe that he is not able to score a goal.
Mourinho’s side played a good first half and also took the lead with a Hazard’s outstanding goal at minute 10.
Oscar and Diego Costa both spurned further opportunities as The Blues played really good the opening half but only had one goal to show for it.
The Blues got less ball possession but they had several chances to score more goal, however they weren’t able to increase the score.