In the second round match of group tournament of League of Champions «Chelsea» has won strong-willed victory over Atletico Madrid 2:1.
Chelsea became the first English club that won Atletico Madrid in the Champions League.
Atlético: Oblak, Juanfran, Godin, Hernandez, Filipe Luis, Koke, Party (Jimenez, 77), Soul, Ferreira-Carrasco (Fernando Torres 69), Correa (Gaytan, 70), Griezmann
Chelsea: Courtois, Azpilicueta, David Luiz, Cahill, Moses, Kant, Bakayoko, Alonso, Fabregas (Christensen, 86), Morata (Batchwise, 82), Hazard (Willian 82)
For many players the match was not ordinary. Goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois has become a superstar in the «Atletico». Substitute Fernando Torres played for Chelsea. At the London club, his career went downhill. From the stands watching the match Diogo Costa.
In the match of the favorites group With preferable looked «blue». They most of the match had the territorial advantage and created more chances.
On the 40th minute Antoine Griezmann missed a penalty 1:0.
On 59 minutes, Azar hung on the line goalie. Alvaro Morata headed the ball into the far corner 1:1.
In the 4th minute of injury time guests delivered a free-kick. Misha Batchwise from close range scored the winning goal 1:2.