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CHELSEA take on Wolves today on the day of Todd Boehly’s £4.25bn takeover of the club.

Boehly is an American investor and businessman who has a reported net worth of £3.6bn and will take over from Roman Abramovich.

He is a part owner of the LA Dodgers baseball team and US women’s basketball side the Los Angeles Sparks, and owns a stake in the renowned LA Lakers NBA franchise.

On the pitch, the Blues have failed to win in their last two games as they aim to finish the season strongly.

  • Kick-off: 3pm
  • TV/ live stream: Sadly, this game will NOT be televised live in the UK
  • Chelsea XI: Mendy, Azpilicueta, Silva, Rudiger, James, Kovacic, Loftus-Cheek, Alonso, Pulisic, Lukaku, Werner.
  • Wolves XI: Sa, Jonny, Boly, Coady, Saiss, Ait-Nouri, Dendoncker, Neves, Moutinho, Jimenez, Neto.

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  • Chelsea 2-0 Wolves

    63, The crowd are right behind their team here.

    Rudiger wins the ball and receives a roar from the fans.

    Hwang is warming up for the away side. They have to respond quickly.

  • Chelsea 2-0 Wolves

    62, Jiminez does well to keep the ball in before standing a ball up to the back post where James was there to make a crucial interception with his head.

  • Chelsea 2-0 Wolves

    60, Lukaku spots the run of Pulisic and slides him in. Coady recovers well to get a block in, but Wolves are shaken here.

  • Chelsea 2-0 Wolves

    Lukaku at the double!

    Coady fires the ball into Neves and it bounces back out to Lukaku who does not need a second invitation before brilliantly curling the ball into the bottom right corner with his weaker foot.

    Wolves architects of their own downfall. Lukaku clinical.

  • GOAL! Chelsea 2-0 Wolves

    58, Lukaku has another!

  • Chelsea 1-0 Wolves

    57, Here come Chelsea again!

    The ball breaks free for Werner who gets his effort all wrong. he opens his body up to bend one in the far corner. But he sends it out for a throw-in. Lukaku wanted it on the edge of the area and his letting his team-mate know.

  • GOAL! Chelsea 1-0 Wolves

    56, Lukaku calmly rolls the ball into the bottom left corner. Sa went the wrong way.

    Chelsea are in front!

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  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    54, Penalty to Chelsea!

    Lukaku has the ball in his hand. He has the opportunity to put his side in front.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    52, This doesn’t look good for Saiss.

    The defender swipes at Lukaku whilst on the deck.

    Peter Bankes has been advised to go over to the screen and have a look. I think we know what’s next…

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    51, Huge penalty appeals!

    Saiss looks to be late on Lukaku. It will be checked.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves – Moutinho yellow card

    50, Loftus-Cheek drops his shoulder and Mountinho chops him to the floor. Poor tackle.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    49, Ait Nouri drifts inside and fires wildly off target.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    47, Ooo so close to something special!

    James attempts to catch Sa out by curling an effort on goal when everyone expected the cross in. It hits the side netting, with Sa scrambling across. But it was a nice idea from the wing-back.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    47, Pulisic is clipped by Neves and James has the chance to find someone from the free kick.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    45, Sa denies Werner.

    The ball breaks to Werner who fires one on target. Sa gets down brilliantly to palm it behind his goal.

  • Second half – Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    Chelsea get this second half underway.

    Saul is on for Alonso. There doesn’t seem to be an injury involved.

  • The new owner watches on

    Tedd Bohely is in the stands this afternoon.

    Will he be happy with what he’s seeing?

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  • Half-time – Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    Peter Bankes blows his whistle after a frantic last few minutes of the first half.

    Dendoncker missed the target from close range, before Lukaku forced Sa into a smart save.

    Chelsea will feel hard done by after both Werner and Loftus-Cheek’s goals were ruled out. But Wolves should have scored themselves!

    Nothing to separate the two teams at the break.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    45+2, Another chance goes begging for Wolves.

    Bolly plays it forward to Ait Nouri who fires the ball over the bar from close range. They should be in front.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    45+1, Neto is late on James.

    There will be three added minutes here.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    45, Lukaku spins Saiss and fires one on goal, but Sa reacted well.

  • Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    44, Dendoncker has to score!

    Neto cuts inside Thiago Silva and fires one on goal. Mendy palms it straight into Dendoncker’s path who shanks it wide from five yards. That is a howler.

  • Goal disallowed – Chelsea 0-0 Wolves

    40, The lines are up on the screen, and Lukaku’s knee is deemed to be offside by the officials.

    So unlucky for the home side. It remains all square.

  • Chelsea 1-0 Wolves

    39, The checks are continuing for offside against Lukaku who got a touch before Loftus-Cheek scored.

    It is such fine margins.

  • Chelsea 1-0 Wolves

    Alonso curls in the corner, and the chelsea players are queuing up at the back post. it bundles through to Loftus-Cheek who has the simplest task of tapping it into an empty net.

    But there is an offside check going on.



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