Chelsea 3-2 Bristol Rovers as Batshuayi starts and score twice helping Chelsea ease past Burton, Michy Batshuayi has three goals in three games for Chelsea following his £33m move from Marseille. Striker Michy Batshuayi scored twice to edge Chelsea past a spirited Bristol Rovers and into EFL Cup round three. The £33m summer signing from Marseille volleyed in, and Victor Moses struck from close range two minutes later.
Chelsea played in the EFL Cup round 2 on tuesday night and Antonio Conte gave several fringe players a chance to start. New signing, Michy Batshuayi scored in 29th minute to put the blues 1-0 while Victor Moses made it 2-0 minutes later. At that point it was expected Chelsea will just steamroll Bristol Rovers but the minnows made a game of it scoring two on either side of Michy Batshuayi’s second goal.
Chelsea 3 – 2 Bristol Rovers English League Cup Match Highlights
- 29′ 1-0 Michy Batshuayi scored his second competitive goal for Chelsea at half hour mark.
- 31′ 2-0 Victor Moses, struck from close range.
- 35′ 2-1 Peter Hartley halved the lead by heading in a free-kick before Batshuayi restored the hosts’ two-goal cushion.
- 41′ 3-1 Michy Batshuayi scored second goal to edge Chelsea past a spirited Bristol Rovers and into EFL Cup round three.
48′ 3-2 Ellis Harrison scored a second-half penalty and struck the crossbar for League One Rovers, but Chelsea kept their cool to progress.
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