Chelsea bounced back to victory with a convincing win over Leeds United at Elland Road. It took Mason Mount just 2 minutes to put the Blues ahead after a delicious run of play.
Daniel James was given his matching orders after a reckless challenge on Mateo Kovacic. Kovacic was taken off as a result of the tackle. Pulisic doubled the lead in the 55th minute before Romelu Lukaku rounded off the scoring in the 83rd minute.
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Goal! Leeds 0-3 Chelsea
Romelu Lukaku finally gets his goal, striking firmly into the roof of the net
Goal! Leeds 0-2 Chelsea
Christian Pulisic doubles Chelsea’s lead converting from Mason Mount’s flick
We are back for the second 45 minutes!
That was an entertaining first half!
Kovacic out Injured!
Ruben Loftus-Cheek comes on for Kovacic, who’s going to make way following that challenge from Dan James.
Lukaku finishes with a lob over Meslier – but the flag goes up. Was definitely offside. 0-1 on 31 mins.
RED CARD! Daniel James
Daniel James is shown a red card for a foul on Kovacic.
Goal! Leeds United 0-1 Chelsea
Mount finds James out on the right, the defender gets into the area and cuts it back to Mase who then finishes superbly!
KICK-OFF AT ELLAND ROAD: Leeds United 0-0 Chelsea
Blues manager Thomas Tuchel has given Romelu Lukaku another starting berth in his line-up while Mason Mount and Jorginho feature too as well.
Leeds United boss Jesse Marsch has made four changes to the side that lost to Arsenal last time out.