Chelsea managed to get a hard-earned victory when they beat Luton Town in the fifth round of the FA Cup , Thursday (3/3/2022) early morning WIB.
Taking place at Kenilworth Road Stadium, Chelsea beat Championship Division club Luton Town with a score of 3-2.
This match became the stage for Chelsea’s ‘sick’ players who suddenly became heroes.
Yep, the club’s winning goals which were just sold by Roman Abramovich were scored by Romelu Lukaku , Saul Niguez and Timo Werner .
Just for the record, these three players find it difficult to display their good performance with Chelsea . Not infrequently the three of them received a lot of criticism from Chelsea supporters because of their sluggish performance.
When the game has only been running for two minutes, the host camp surprisingly can immediately score goals.
Luton Town opened the scoring in the 2nd minute through Reece Burke’s header to welcome Luke Berry’s corner.
Chelsea then replied in the 27th minute.
Timo Werner ‘s efforts to penetrate the opponent’s defensive barricade could be completed perfectly by Saul Niguez .
It was Saul’s first goal with the Blues this season.
Five minutes before halftime, Luton Town made a surprise and took the lead again.
This time it was Harry Cornick’s turn to successfully carve his name on the scoreboard.
Harry Cornick’s goal made Luton Town 2-1 ahead of Chelsea until the first half was completed.
In the second half, the Blues appeared more trendy.
As a result, Timo Werner scored the equalizer in the 68th minute.
This strike was Werner ‘s seventh goal for the Blues .
Chelsea turned ahead in the 78th minute.
It was Romelu Lukaku who listed his name on the scoreboard after welcoming Werner’s bait. The Blues lead 3-2.
The victory sent the Blues advanced to the quarter-finals of the FA Cup .
Luton Town (3-5-2):