Chelsea 1(3)-1(5) Charlotte: Watch and download full penalty shootout as Raheem Sterling score but Conor Gallagher miss
Chelsea 1(3)-1(5) Charlotte: Watch and download full penalty shootout as Raheem Sterling score but Conor Gallagher and other miss
The Second preseason friendly match for Chelsea did not end in favour of the blues as they were defeated on penalty shootout
The first 45 minutes of the match was pretty good for Chelsea but they lost in cake in the second half and work hard to maintain drawl throughout the rest of the match that lead them to penalty shootout
Christina Pulisic opened the score line for Chelsea with a brilliant intrusion strike to give the blues the first goal in the game
Chelsea play their second preseason friendly match against Charlotte after a 2-1 win against Club America on Sunday
Chelsea are beaten on penalties by Charlotte after the MLS side made it 1-1 from the spot with Raheem Sterling making his debut and Christian Pulisic on target
Chelsea are bidding to make it back-to-back victories at the start of their pre-season tour of the United States when they take on Charlotte FC
The Blues opened their preparations for the 2022-23 campaign with a 2-1 victory over Club America on Saturday, while Charlotte suffered a 3-2 loss to Inter Miami in MLS last time out.
Charlotte were only formed in December 2019, and the club are playing in their first ever MLS season this term, picking up 26 points from 21 matches to sit eighth in the Eastern Conference.
Christian Lattanzio’s side will enter this contest off the back of a 3-2 loss at Inter Miami on Saturday, with the home side coming from two goals behind to secure all three points.
The Blues thought they had their second victory in a row on American soil however their MLS opponents won a penalty in the 90th minute which Mexican striker Daniel Rios smashed past Edouard Mendy.
Conor Gallagher miss the only chance to keep the blues competing with an unprofessional penalty kick, below is the outcome of the penalty shootout