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Analysis

Key statistics from Slavia Prague v Chelsea

Our statistical analysis of the first-leg victory over Slavia Prague shows a number of standout contributions including from Willian and Marcos Alonso, who combined for the only goal…

12 Apr 2019
Analysis

Willian explains how Slavia made it difficult but how Chelsea delivered in the end

Chelsea’s challenge for Champions League qualification via two possible routes continues apace following Thursday night’s win in central Europe and Willian, a key component in the side which takes a 1-0 advantage back to London in our Europa League quarter-final, admits we had to overcome challenges to do so.

12 Apr 2019
Analysis

Maurizio Sarri pleased with how Chelsea suffered in win over Slavia Prague

Maurizio Sarri has not always seen his side cope well in adversity this season, but tonight he did as the Blues endured difficult spells to emerge victorious against Slavia Prague.

11 Apr 2019
Match Report

Report: Slavia Prague 0 Chelsea 1

Chelsea’s happy knack of scoring late winning goals in Prague continued tonight as Marcos Alonso’s header four minutes from time decided the first leg of this Europa League quarter-final tie.

11 Apr 2019
News

The teams: Slavia Prague v Chelsea

As he indicated yesterday, Maurizio Sarri rotates his selection by making seven changes from the side that started against West Ham on Monday.

11 Apr 2019
History

Picture special: Chelsea past in Czech Republic

Prior to today’s game, the Blues have previously played four games in Czech stadiums, three against local sides and one a UEFA showpiece. We recall those games here with images from the time…

11 Apr 2019