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Final

Paris - Chelsea
1-2
 

Paris - Chelsea 1-2 - 18/04/2016 - Match page - UEFA Youth League 2016

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Chelsea defeat Paris to retain Youth League title

Published: Monday 18 April 2016, 19.00CET

  • Chelsea retain UEFA Youth League title after holding off late Paris rally
  • Blues centre-back Fikayo Tomori scores first goal in 17 competition outings
  • Tomori then concedes penalty, taken by Jean-Kévin Augustin, which Bradley Collins saves
  • Yakou Meïté levels with powerful strike from edge of the box
  • Kasey Palmer wins it for Chelsea, who complete the continental season unbeaten

Kasey Palmer scored the winner, three minutes after Paris Saint-Germain had equalised, as Chelsea retained the UEFA Youth League title.

 

Lineups

paris

Paris

chelsea

Chelsea

1Descamps (GK)1Collins (GK)
2Georgen2Sterling
3Toure3Tomori
10
12
4Eboa Eboa
23
4Clarke-Salter
73
5Doucoure (C)5Aina
64
6Demoncy6Colkett (C)
8Nkunku7Maddox
9Edouard
62
8Mukhtar
90+3
11Meïté
58
81
9Abraham
20Augustin
12
71
10Palmer
61
86
22Bernede
85
11Scott
40
59

Substitutes

16Aggoune (GK)13Baxter (GK)
10Ikone
62
12Jay DaSilva
12Kanga
71
14Mount
59
13Labissiere15Chalobah
18Giacomini
85
16Christie-Davies
19Konaté17Sammut
23Zagadou18Wakefield
86

Coaches

François Rodrigues (FRA)
Adi Viveash (ENG)

Referee

Daniel Siebert (GER)

Press kits

Standings

Match statistics

Paris
Chelsea

1

Goals scored

2

18

Total attempts

8

4

on target

4

5

off target

4

9

blocked

0

0

against woodwork

0

6

Corners

4

0

Offsides

3

2

Yellow cards

5

0

Red Cards

0

14

Fouls committed

19

18

Fouls suffered

14

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Minute By Minute

  • End Time
    The final whistle is blown.
    Congratulations to Chelsea, who win the UEFA Youth League for the second time in the competition's short history. Paris piled on the pressure in the closing stages, but a combination of inspired goalkeeping and heroic defending preserved their slender lead.
  • Yellow Card
    90+3
    Mukhtar (Chelsea) is cautioned by the referee.
  • Substitution
    86
    Wakefield (in) - Palmer (out) (Chelsea)
  • Substitution
    85
    Giacomini (in) - Bernede (out) (Paris)
  • Yellow Card
    81
    Meïté (Paris) is cautioned by the referee.

See also