LONDON-Chelsea have been held to a 3-3 draw by way of a spirited Southampton facet who equalised in added time to earn a deserved level in a mystery on Saturday after Timo Werner had scored two early targets for the house facet, his first within the Premier League.
Southampton’s Jannik Vestergaard snatched some extent after an injury-time unfastened kick, glancing house Theo Walcott’s shot on the finish of an entertaining and open recreation of fluctuating fortunes. “I used to be assured we’d get every other probability at the second-half efficiency. I used to be satisfied to get the danger and information the ball in. On the second one half of efficiency, it used to be deserved,” Danish world defender Vestergaard mentioned. The draw left Chelsea in 6th position with 8 issues from 5 video games, whilst Southampton at the moment are tenth with seven.
Werner, who joined Chelsea from RB Leipzig in June, had lit up Stamford Bridge with a lovely dummied function within the fifteenth minute and every other within the twenty eighth when he lobbed advancing keeper Alex McCarthy, then headed the ball into the empty function. The Germany striker will have to have had a 3rd within the fortieth however blazed over and 3 mins later Southampton pulled one again when Danny Ings rounded keeper Kepa Arrizabalaga after Werner’s compatriot Kai Havertz misplaced the ball deep within the Chelsea half of.
Saints saved up the force in the second one half of and equalised within the 57th after some shambolic house protecting when Kurt Zouma misjudged a backpass and Kepa ignored the ball, which Che Adams ultimately slammed into the roof of the web. Chelsea struck again straight away with a smartly labored effort, the ever-busy Werner crossing for Havertz to attain his first Premier League function with a easy tap-in, just for the guests to grasp their last-gasp leveller via Vestergaard.
In the meantime, champions Liverpool have been foiled by way of VAR as they have been held to a 2-2 Premier League derby draw with Everton at Goodison Park after a overdue effort from Jordan Henderson used to be dominated out.