PL2 Report: Chelsea 3 Arsenal 0

Chelsea lead stretched

Chelsea had held off Arsenal pressure well and were finally rewarded with the goals the performance deserved as the final whistle approached.

First substitute Fiabema picked the pockets of the Arsenal defenders and sent Hein the wrong way from close range – a first at this level for the young forward.

Then, only three minutes later, our lead was stretched further. Myles Peart-Harris spotted the run of Livramento on the left and he made no mistake to powerfully find the net and wrap up the points for Chelsea, who were more than worth their win.

What’s next?

After the international period our development squad host Derby County at Kingsmeadow on October 17.

Chelsea (4-2-3-1) Karlo Ziger; Henry Lawrence, Dynel Simeu (c), Levi Colwill, Ian Maatsen; Lewis Bate, Myles Peart-Harris; Tino Livramento (Harvey Vale 90+2), Thierno Ballo, Marcel Lewis (Dion Rankine 70) ; George Nunn (Bryan Fiabema 58)
Unused subs Jack Wakely, Lucas Bergstrom
Booked Peart-Harris 70, Colwill 80
Scorers Maatsen 28 Fiabema 87, Livramento 90

Arsenal Karl Hein, Ryan Alebiosu, Daniel Oyegoke, Jonathan Dinzeyi, Harry Clarke (c), Ben Cottrell, James Olayinka, Tim Akinola, Flo Balogun, Jordan McEneff, George Lewis (Miguel Azeez 83)
Unused subs Zach Awe, Arthur Okonkwo, Catalin Cirjan, Luke Plange
Booked Dinzeyi 82

Referee Tom Reeves


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