Southampton Grab Late Goal To Draw Chelsea at Stamford Bridge
Jannik Vestergaard 90th Minute goal saw Southampton hold Chelsea to a pulsating 3-3 draw at Stamford Bridge
in Saturday’s Premier League game.
Southampton clawed their way back into the game twice to force the draw.
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Chelsea paid the price for woeful defending as Jannik Vestergaard snatched a stoppage-time equalizer for
Southampton in their dramatic 3-3 draw
Germany forward Timo Werner scored his first Premier League goals to put Chelsea two up in the first half.
But Danny Ings got one back for the Saints before mistakes from Kurt Zouma and Kepa Arrizabalaga gifted
an equalizer to Che Adams in the second half.
Kai Havertz appeared to have spared his team-mates’ blushes when the German midfielder restored Chelsea’s lead.
But Frank Lampard’s side were denied when Southampton defender Vestergaard headed home in the closing moments
A win for Chelsea would have moved them up to second place and are now sixth on eight points.
With Senegal keeper Edouard Mendy injured, Kepa was making his first Chelsea appearance in almost a
month after being dropped following an error-strewn start to the season, but his latest blunder is likely
to see him exiled again.