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Check Out Photos From Chelsea ‘In House’ Game That Ended 1-1 Yesterday

Chelsea drew 1-1 in an in-house match yesterday thanks to goals from Armando Broja and Callum Hudson-Odoi.

The Blues were scheduled to play Drogheda United, however the match was cancelled due to a COVID outbreak.

Instead, the team played a match behind closed doors between the players that traveled to Dublin, according to the club.

The first half remained goalless, but the team without bibs posed the greatest threat. Before Hakim Ziyech lobbed over, Jamie Cumming saved a shot from Christian Pulisic during the game.

With Davide Zappacosta driving along goal but finding no one to convert, the bibbed side grew into the game.

Due to Chelsea's shortage of centre-backs, Lewis Baker was forced to play in a defensive role and tried his luck from long range in the second half, but was unable to reach the back of the net.

Hudson-Odoi scored the game's first goal within the last half , taking over the ball from Dujon Sterling and driving at the goal with pace, ripping the net open.

Ten minutes later, the opposing team equalized, with Marcos Alonso finding Ziyech, who delivered a pass to Broja for a close-range finish.

Broja had a chance to double his tally, but Danny Drinkwater made a great tackling to deny the attempt.

On July 27, the Blues will play Bournemouth in their next pre-season match.

Check out more photos from the game below:

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Christian Pulisic Davide Zappacosta Hakim Ziyech Jamie Cumming Lewis Baker


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