Atlético Madrid v Chelsea, 23 February 2021

Score1-0 to Chelsea
RefereeFelix Brych
CompetitionUEFA Champions League Round of 16 1st leg
VenueArena Națională, Bucharest
Kick-off: 9.00pm local (8.00pm GMT). Played in Bucharest, Romania, due to COVID-19 restrictions imposed by the Spanish government on travellers from the UK. Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions.

0 Atlético Madrid

Manager: Diego Simeone

1 Chelsea

Manager: Thomas Tuchel

Goals:

Goals:

Olivier Giroud 68 G

Starting lineup:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Edouard Mendy
Defender Marcos Alonso
Defender Antonio Rüdiger
Defender/Midfielder César Azpilicueta (captain)
Midfielder Callum Hudson-Odoi
Midfielder Jorginho
Midfielder Mateo Kovačić
Midfielder Mason Mount
Forward Olivier Giroud
Forward Timo Werner

Substitutions:

Substitutions:

N'Golo Kanté for Mason Mount 74
Hakim Ziyech for Mateo Kovačić 74
Reece James for Callum Hudson-Odoi 80
Kai Havertz for Olivier Giroud 87
Christian Pulišić for Timo Werner 87

Cards:

Cards:

Mason Mount 1 Y
Jorginho 64 Y

On the bench:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Willy Caballero
Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga
Defender Ben Chilwell
Defender Emerson
Defender Kurt Zouma
Defender/Midfielder Reece James
Midfielder Billy Gilmour
Midfielder N'Golo Kanté
Midfielder Christian Pulišić
Midfielder Hakim Ziyech
Midfielder/Forward Kai Havertz
Forward Tammy Abraham

Comments:

Olivier Giroud's goal was initially disallowed for offside but the decision was subsequently overturned following a VAR review.