After a delicate start to the Champions League, Chelsea won its first victory in the 2022/23 edition of the European premier competition on Wednesday, winning brilliantly against AC Milan (3-0), so far. unbeaten, on the 3rd day of the group stage.
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After its surprise defeat in Zagreb (1-0), which led to the dismissal of coach Thomas Tuchel replaced by Graham Potter, and the draw (1-1) against Salzburg, the English club, winner of the C1 during the season 2020/2021 and quarter-finalist last year, goes back thanks to this success to 2nd place in group E, one length behind leader Salzburg.
It was Wesley Fofana who opened the scoring for the Blues in the 24th minute, before going off 14 minutes later, hit in the right knee.
Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang then made the break after the break (56th), before Reece James came to drive the point home (61st) against the Milanese, deprived of key elements, especially in defense.