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Chelsea vs Bayern Munich: Lineups - Live Commentary and Updates, Pre-Season Friendly (Singapore)

Chelsea 2-3 Bayern Munich
Updated: 25 July 2017 19:05 IST - Published: 25 July 2017 18:06 IST
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This is Harsh, signing off for now. 

Ciao!
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It is all over in Singapore folks and Chelsea could not quite complete the Great Escape after trailing Bayern 3-0 at one point. However, goals from Alonso, just before half-time, and Batshuayi were not enough and the Germans held on for a deserved win.
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Full Time: Chelsea 2-3 Bayern Munich

It was a terrible start to the game by Chelsea, but they made up for it with a very good second half performance. 
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90+4' It is all happening in Singapore. The ball went out of play but the referee simply played on. Conte does not look happy
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90+3' A foul on Morata, referee does not think so. 
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90' Four minutes added on. Bayern are now trying to hang on after having lead 3-0 at one stage.
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88' Can Chelsea score one more goal and take it to penalities? 
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Fabregas swung the corner in, Morata flicked on at the near post and Batshuayi was left with a simple finish from 3-yeards out. He is then replaced by Baker. Mario Pasalic comes on for Fabregas

Chelsea 2-3 Bayern 
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85' Goallllll Michy
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84' Eduardo does well to deny Coman
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Chelsea ready to make more changes. Less than 6 minutes to go here
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82' Tomori arrives at the far post and heads just wide from a Moses delivery. Chelsea have not given up yet.
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80' Bayern now take off Ribery, who has been outstanding today, with Wintzheimer coming on in his place.
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77' Sanches then takes a shot at the goal, which was inches from the target
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75' It was a ambitious effort from Michy who shot the ball from 25-yards out. It was well wide off the right post
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Two more changes for Chelsea.

Fikayo Tomori replaces Alonso and Eduardo comes on for Courtois
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Before the break, Alonso gets a yellow for a blatant pull back on Coman.
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73' Time for the second water break
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Then, the ball falls nicely to Luiz some 25 yards out and the defender's deflected effort beats Fruchtl, only to strike the outside of the right-hand post.
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72' Chelsea have finally woken up. They are looking sharp now.First, Batshuayi chests it into the path of Willian, but the Brazilian fires over.

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That was a very great chance for the Blues. The ball bounced across the face of goal but as it arrived at the feet of Batshuayi he couldn't get the shot away.
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70' Amazing ball control by Ribery and a brilliant save by Courtois, the Belgian reacting quickly to get down and save from Rodriguez. Resulted in a corner and Chelsea are on a counter
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66' Bayern are on the counter. Ribery passes it to James, who shoots just wide off the post 
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Morata has taken up a position on the left of the front three with Batshuayi still operating through the middle.
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Bayern have introduced both Pantovic and Gotze
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Luiz replaces Christensen and Morata comes on for Boga.

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62' Bayern are not letting the energy level drop. Sanches shoots one wide over the post.

Time for substituion for both the clubs
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59' It was a great challenge by Cahill who gets a last-ditch block in on Rodriguez. 
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Morata and David Luiz are preparing to come on
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58' Fabregas attempts to pick out Alonso but Rafinha heads back into the arms of Starke. It was a very good chance for Chelsea but noting comes off it. 
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57' Friedl gets free down the left and delivers a beautiful cross that James heads inches past the left-hand post. 
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56' Coman tees up Ribery but the Frenchman steers is volley well over the bar. Alonso was beaten easily here.
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55' Possession Stats

Chelsea 32-68 Bayern
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52' It is a slow start to the second half but Chelsea are playing much better this time
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50' A good tackel by James on Willian. Looked as if Willian was injured, but he is back up and the game is underway
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48' It looks like Conte has made a few tweaks at the break, with Chelsea playing more with a back five now
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 Coman comes on for Lewandowski amd Fruchtl comes on for Starke

No changes for Chelsea. 
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We are back for the 2nd half. Substitutions coming up 
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Half time: Chelsea 1-3 Bayern Munich
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Chelsea pull one back right on half-time. Moses supplied the cross and Alonso finished well.

Chelsea 1-3 Bayern Munich
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Goalllll. Alonso scores
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45+1' Bayern force a corner as the half draws to a close. Courtois is under pressure, punches clear and Chelsea look to break
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45' The fourth official indicates we will have an extra three minutes to play at the end of the first period.
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Martinez clears Christians head, then Cahill inches it just wide off the post
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42' Batshuayi is denied by a brilliant save by Starke. It is a Willian corner. Nothing comes off it. Denied twice. First Christian, then Cahill.
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41' Chelsea were playing well. It was a decent build-up play by the Blues and as it's worked out to Alonso, he cuts inside and blasts over the bar.
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39' Looks like Chelsea are playing more direct now, certainly since Conte had some words with his players in that recent water break.
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36' Renato fouls Boga in a decent position. Chelsea free kick. Willian to take it but fails to break the wall
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35' Possession stats 
Chelsea 38-62 Bayern Munich

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32' A good long pass by Fabregas to find Boga. But Tom Starke raced off his line to save the ball