Southampton imposes a draw at Chelsea
Southampton disturbed the celebration of German international striker Timo Werner opening his Premier League goal with a double at Stamford Bridge in the English capital, London.
And Chelsea appeared on his way to achieving an easy victory when he advanced in the double Werner in the 15th and 29th minutes, and then made the third goal with which his compatriot Kay Havertz opened his goal in turn with Chelsea since his move to the ranks this summer also from Bayer Leverkusen.
But Southampton did not give up and cut the difference through Danny Ings (43) and Che Addams (57), before Danish defender Janick Westergaard equalized in the second minute of stoppage time in this match, which continued in which the mistakes of the goalkeeper of the London international team Kepa Arisabalaga, especially the goal Second for the guests.
Kepa was a key player due to the absence of the new Senegalese international goalkeeper, Edouard Mendy, who recently joined from Rennes, due to an injury he suffered with his country during the international suspension.
And Chelsea failed to achieve its second successive victory and the third this season.
The disappointing draw is a moral blow to the London club’s players before they are hosted by Seville, Spain, next Tuesday in the first round of the group stage of the Champions League competition.