Chelsea Vs Arsenal: Blues win the Europa League glory
– Two goals from Eden Hazard, one from Olivier Giroid and the other from Pedro handed the Blues their second UEL title
– Alex Iwobi came up for Unai Emery’s side and scored s superb volley but wasn’t enough to save the Gunners from losing
Barely four minutes into the second half, Olivier Giroud headed Chelsea in front through an Emerson superb and precise cross from the left hand side of the pitch.
This came few moments after N’golo Kante tried penetrating the Gunners defence from the right flank but his move was blocked as the north London side won a goal kick for themselves.
Pedro made it two for the Blues on the hour mark after beautifully converting Eden Hazard’s assist to beat Petr Cech in the right side of the goal post.
Eden Hazard made it three goals up for the Blues through a penalty kick after Ainsley Maitland-Niles fouled the Belgian in his side’s danger zone.
But it only took Super Eagles star Alex Iwobi three minutes to reduce the deficit for the Gunners in the 69th minute.
However, Real Madrid bound Hazard further increased his side’s lead through a close range low shot in the 72nd minute as they edge close to glory in Azerbaijan.