Swansea City 2-2 Chelsea as Costa scores his second to equalize for Chelsea, Antonio Conte started with unchanged side from the last game with David Luiz on the bench and he was pleased how Chelsea started. taking the lead in 18th minute when Diego Costa scored with a clinical finish to make it 1-0 for Chelsea at the Liberty Stadium. Swansea City however dig deep and made a game of it and caused some problems for Chelsea and incredibly scored 2 goals in 2 minutes in second half to make turn things around.
Chelsea dropped their first points of the Premier League season as Diego Costa struck twice to rescue a draw at Swansea City. Costa capitalised on woeful Swansea defending to fire the dominant visitors into a 1-0 half-time lead. But Gylfi Sigurdsson’s penalty and Leroy Fer’s bundled goal two minutes later turned the game on its head. Costa scored an acrobatic late second to salvage a point for Antonio Conte’s team, who stay second in the table.
Conte was aiming to become the fourth Chelsea manager to win his first four Premier League games in charge, joining Jose Mourinho, Guus Hiddink and Carlo Ancelotti. The visitors enjoyed total control for almost an hour before imploding with the concession of two goals in three second-half minutes. But Costa’s brace at least protects the Italian’s unbeaten record, with Chelsea now two points behind leaders Manchester City.
Swansea City 2-2 Chelsea Premier League Match Highlights
- 18′ 0 – 1 Diego Costa scored in 18th minute to continue his rich goal scoring form.
- 59′ 1 – 1 Gylfi Sigurdsson brought Swansea back into the game at the hour mark with a penalty kick.
62′ 2 – 1 Leroy Fer incredibly scored minutes after Sigurdsson goal to make it 2-1 for the home side.
81′ 2 – 2 Diego Costa scores his second goal to equalize for Chelsea.
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