Thiago Silva was received heart-warming chanting from entirely Chelsea fans after the Brazilian veterans defender delivered brilliant clearance against Juventus at Stamford Bridge last night.
After the European champions taken the lead through Trevoh Chalobah stunning strike, Juve made significant effort to equasile, which was produced by former Blues star Alvaro Morata.
The Spain international reaching Locatelli’s pass a split second before Edouard Mendy, who was powerless to stop the Juventus forward lifting the ball over his desperate lunge.
Booed every time he touched the ball on his return to west London, Morata could not have done much more with the chance. The shot was high, Mendy was beaten and 1-1 was on the cards. Like everyone else inside Stamford Bridge.
Morata could not have predicted that he was going to be denied by Silva producing a moment of astonishing athleticism, the 37-year-old defying logic by hurtling back to hook the ball to safety with a spectacular overhead clearance.
Immediately Thiago Silva produced moment of magic, the entirely Blues fans who attended the match at Stamford Bridge last night, starting chanting the Brazilian name.
Meanwhile, the matches ended with 4-0, after Thomas Tuchel’s men delivered brilliant performances in second-half of the game by scored three amazing goal through James, Werner and Hudson-Odoi.