Chelsea suffered a 2-1 defeat to Wolverhampton Wanderers as Pedro Neto scored the winner within the fifth minute of harm time on Tuesday.

The Blues took the lead early within the second half however had been chasing the winner after Daniel Podence equalised.

Chelsea midfielder N’Golo Kante began within the coronary heart of midfield behind Kai Havertz and Mason Mount. The Frenchman was liable for thwarting the Wolves counter-attack within the sport.

Addressing the defeat, the 29-year-old stated:

“We’re all disenchanted, particularly to lose two video games in a row. After the final sport at Everton, all of us wished to react nicely and have a very good sport however the first half was not so good. We managed to attain the primary objective so to complete the sport by shedding hurts us and it’s a giant disappointment.”

“Even when we weren’t enjoying nice, we had been one objective forward so we might have managed the sport and saved the distinction. Within the first half, they’d 5 on the again and had been defending very nicely so we weren’t capable of have many probabilities. We had been joyful to attain with our first shot heading in the right direction however we didn’t handle the end result nicely.”

The previous Leicester Metropolis man added:

“Once they scored, we tried to return again however by making an attempt to win the sport we conceded many counter-attacks and so they scored a late objective. What has occurred in these final two video games is just not what we wish. We have to get again to successful methods rapidly by resting after which being prepared for West Ham.”

Frank Lampard left disenchanted after Chelsea’s second loss in a row 

The loss to Wolves marked Chelsea
The loss to Wolves marked Chelsea’s second consecutive defeat

Frank Lampard was left disenchanted after Chelsea failed to interrupt down a resolute Wolves defence on Tuesday. The Blues began in a 4-3-3 formation with a entrance three of Timo Werner, Olivier Giroud and Christian Pulisic.

The west London giants did not get a lot pleasure by means of the center and had been compelled to place crosses within the field for Giroud. The Frenchman opened the scoring with a perfectly-timed volley on the close to publish. 

Nonetheless, Wolves grew again into the sport, with the likes of Adama Traore approaching within the second half. Podence scored a gorgeous solo objective, wrong-footing two defenders earlier than Pedro Neto grabbed the winner with one other sensible effort. 

Revealed 16 Dec 2020, 12:36 IST


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