Premier League: The summer series kicked off with Chelsea’s goal-laden success
There is something special about the fact that the opening match of the English Premier League Summer Series was held in Philadelphia, USA.
There is something special about the fact that Chelsea and Brighton played the opening match of the English Premier League Summer League on Saturday night in Philadelphia, USA. Despite this, the stands of the 71,896-capacity financial powerhouse Lincoln Stadium were nearly full, according to the recordings — in vain, obviously, that soccer has completely invaded the United States ahead of the 2026 World Cup.
Especially if one of the actors is 2021 Champions League winners Chelsea, who entertained the crowd in a seven-goal thriller against Brighton.
to claim it Mauricio Pochettino He’ll be busy with Chelsea, which is the equivalent of a very busy Santa Claus on Christmas Eve. After all, there were so many ups and downs in the club that the new Argentine coach of Chelsea had to build a completely new team.
Given the final result of the 2022/23 English Championship, it seems no surprise that last year’s sixth seed Brighton looked leaner and stronger in the first half. Danny Welbeck He arrived at Chelsea in the 13th minute Christopher Nkunku tied six minutes later. Brighton changed line-ups almost completely during the break, then turned the defense around in the 60th minute Jean Paul Van Heckett He was given a second yellow card by Sport. Taking advantage of this, Chelsea started scoring from the 65th minute of the second half, scoring three goals in 12 minutes (modric, gallagher, And Nicholas Jackson), which 79-89. between minutes Joao Pedro And Denise Ondev He answered, but those two goals were just enough for Brighton to make up and put the final score at 4-3.