Sergio Aguero made a large number of a Panenka penalty as Chelsea ensured Manchester City should wait slightly longer to wrap up the Premier League title by preventing again to earn a dramatic win at Etihad Stadium.
Metropolis, needing three factors to develop into champions of England for the seventh time, took the lead simply earlier than half-time by Raheem Sterling‘s close-range strike.
Aguero had a wonderful likelihood to make it 2-0 from the spot moments later when Billy Gilmour fouled Gabriel Jesus, however the Argentina striker opted for a dinked effort that was simply saved by Edouard Mendy.
The guests had two extra efforts dominated out for offside earlier than Marcus Alonso gained it for them in damage time, assembly Timo Werner‘s pull-back and sending the ball looping over Ederson.
This was Chelsea‘s second win over Metropolis within the house of three weeks, following their victory within the FA Cup semi-final at Wembley in April.
The 2 sides will meet once more within the Champions League closing in Istanbul on the finish of this month.
Afterwards, Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel stated, “I believe the second half was a implausible response to the final 5 minutes of the primary half the place we virtually misplaced all of it. To me it was a transparent 0-0 half however abruptly we did one decisive mistake and perhaps the match turns into out of attain at half-time.
“With each minute we gained confidence and high quality. We acquired higher and higher. It was a troublesome battle and as soon as we acquired the equaliser we by no means stopped attacking. [The winning goal] was an enormous reward.
“This tells us we will depend on our health which is a implausible feeling on the finish of a season. We will additionally depend on our staff spirit, we preserve going.
“This staff by no means stops, they do not wish to lose, they need it that unhealthy.”