Chelsea thrash Middlesbrough and reach the final of the English League Cup

After losing 2-1 away from home, the Chelsea gave the change and thrashed Middlesbrough at Stamford Bridge 6-1 this Tuesday, in the return duel of the semi-final of English League Cup.

Howson, against, opened the scoring for the Blues. Enzo Fernandez, Disasi and Cole Palmer completed Chelsea’s rout with goals in the first half against Middlesbrough, who are 11th in the Championship.

In the final stage, Palmer and Madueke finished off Chelsea’s rout. Rogers, at 43, scored the visitors’ goal of honor.

With this result, Chelsea reaches the League Cup final for the 12th time and is seeking its sixth title – the last was in 2015.

The big decision of the competition will be at Wembley, on February 25th.

Fulham e Liverpool they duel this Wednesday for the other place in the final. In the first leg, at Anfield, the Reds won 2-1.

Chelsea’s next games

  • Aston Villa (C) – 26/1, 16h45 – FA Cup

  • Liverpool (F) – 31/1, 17h15 – Premier League

  • Wolverhampton (F) – 4/2, 11h – Premier League

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