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Analysis – Five things learned from Malmo 1-2 Chelsea

AFC Bournemouth v Chelsea FC - Premier League Maurizio Sarri
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Chelsea secured a first leg win in Sweden

Chelsea returned to winning ways as they secured a 2-1 victory away to Malmo in the Europa League.

Nothing but a victory would have done for the Blues, who needed to bounce back following the heavy defeat to Manchester City last weekend.

That was eventually secured, with goals from Ross Barkley and Olivier Giroud either side of half time having put them in a comfortable 2-0 lead over the Swedish team.

However, a late strike from Anders Christiansen means there is everything to play for at Stamford Bridge and plenty for Sarri to ponder after another less than stellar showing from his team.

Here are five things we learned from the game: