Summary and goals of the match Salzburg vs Chelsea in the Champions League
The English team, Chelsea, qualified for the round of 16 in the European Champions League, after defeating its Austrian counterpart Red Bull Salzburg, 2-1, in the confrontation that took place between them on Tuesday evening, in the fifth and penultimate round of the group stage of the 2022-2023 season.
The goals of the match Salzburg vs Chelsea
Mateo Kovacic scored the goal for Chelsea in the 23rd minute of the match by a shot from inside the penalty area, and in the second half, Junior Adamo scored the equalizer for the Austrian team in the 49th minute, before Kai Havertz added Chelsea’s second goals in the 64th minute of the match.
Chelsea won tonight’s match to decide the first qualification in the group, for the round of sixteen of the European Champions League.
With this result, Chelsea tops the table of Group E in the Champions League with 10 points collected from winning 3 matches, drawing 1 and losing the same, scoring 8 goals and conceding 3 goals.
On the other hand, Salzburg has 6 points, bringing them to second place in the table of Group E, followed by Dinamo Zagreb and Milan with 4 points each.
Chelsea’s line-up against Salzburg is as follows: Kepa – Kokurila – Silva – Chalobah – Sterling – Jorginho – Kovacic – Pulisic – Callagher – Aubameyang – Havertz.
Chelsea recently defeated its Italian host AC Milan 2-0 in the match that was held between them at the “San Siro” stadium, in the fourth round of Group E in the group stage of the 2022-2023 UEFA Champions League.