Chelsea v Aston Villa: Premier League – live!

5.36pm GMT

4 mins: Pulisic goes down on the left, under Grealish’s challenge, and is furious when the referee doesn’t give Chelsea a free-kick. I’m with Stuart Attwell: it looked a shameless dive to me.

5.34pm GMT

2 mins: “The focus has been on Lampard’s comments about playing twice in quick succession, but is Evans gambling by making so few changes?” wonders Steve Forstneger. Time I suppose will tell, but a lot of ex-footballers seem pretty sceptical of the idea that there’s any issue with athletes in peak condition playing twice in three days.

Continue reading…

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *