European champions chelsea ” escapes ” Aston villa Scar at the bridge as kepa comes to the rescue for thomas tuchel new face team .

Chelsea are through to the next round of the Carabao Cup and they have their spanish International goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga to thank again .

Timo werner gave chelsea the lead , heading a decisive cross from Reece james  in the 54th minutes.

kepa comes to the rescue

having played a goalless draw at half time , However chelsea’s lead only lasted for ten minutes as Aston Villa Cameron Archer also scored with a beautiful heading in the 64th minutes.

Chelsea " ESCAPES " Aston villa Scar As Kepa Comes To The Rescue

Both team came close to scoring before the end of time but where not clinical enough to find the back of the net .

Match referee Graham Scott brought the game to an end after normal time as the game heads into penalty shootout .

Chelsea “Escapes” Aston Villa Scar

For chelsea , the european champions converted four of their five penalties with only Ben Chilwell Failing to score his spot kick .

However Aston villa started their spot kick on a bright note when Anwar El-Ghazi sent Kepa the wrong way , Ashley Young spot kick went over the bar before chelsea spanish International once again produced his super cup penalty heroics to save villa next spot kick from M.Nakamba .

It’s ended 4-3 in favour of chelsea , as the european cruise to the next round of the Carabao Cup .

By Nelson

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