Chelsea endured yet another disappointing result after Bournemouth came to Stamford Bridge and snatched a 82nd minute winner through a Glenn Murray strike. Despite the defeat, there were positives for Blues as the performance on the night was worth getting the win. On the wake of 1-0 win for the visiting side, we take a look at Chelsea vs Bournemouth Player Ratings, which will tell us how the game panned out for all the players.
Chelsea Player Ratings vs Bournemouth
Courtois (6), Ivanovic (5), Zouma (6), Cahill (6), Baba (6), Fabregas (4), Matic (5), Willian (6), Oscar (5), Pedro (6), Hazard (6)
Subs – Diego Costa (6), Remy (NA), Traore (NA)
Bournemouth Player Ratings vs Chelsea
Boruc (7), Daniels (6), Cook (6), Francis (6), Smith (6), Arter (6), Gosling (6), Surman (6), Ritchie (6.5), Stanislas (6.5), King (6.5)
Subs – Murray (7)
Man of the Match: Artur Boruc pulled off 4 massive saves to deny Chelsea and in particular Eden Hazard to keep his team in contention to go on and snatch the late win. The day was supposed to be about Thibaut Courtois, who was making his return after 3 months out, however, it was his opposing number who walked away with all the plaudits and three points.
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