Analysis – Four things learned from Chelsea 1-1 Eintracht Frankfurt

Chelsea v Eintracht Frankfurt - UEFA Europa League Semi Final : Second Leg
LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 09: Gonzalo Higuain of Chelsea and teammates run to celebrate winning the penalty shoot out during the UEFA Europa League Semi Final Second Leg match between Chelsea and Eintracht Frankfurt at Stamford Bridge on May 09, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)

Chelsea booked their Europa League final place with a penalty shootout victory over Eintracht Frankfurt at Stamford Bridge.

Chelsea had looked like they were going through after Ruben Loftus-Cheek fired them in from with a composed finish.

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Luka Jovic levelled the scores, though, when he escaped David Luiz and calmly finished past Kepa Arrizabalaga.

That goal sent the tie to penalties as neither side was capable of finding a winner in added on time. Kepa then proved to be the hero as he saved two penalties in the shootout to send his side to the final. Here’s what we learned from the game:


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