Query marks have once more been raised over Timo Werner because the Chelsea ahead squandered an excellent probability early on within the 1-1 draw with Actual Madrid.
The German someway managed to overlook from simply six yards out within the first-half as Chelsea failed to completely capitalise on a dominant show within the opening leg of their Champions League semi-final, regardless of getting an away purpose.
Ex-Blues goalkeeper Thibaut Courtois was capable of save from Werner along with his toes, however a yard both aspect and it will have been in.
The 25-year-old’s struggles in entrance of purpose proceed with simply two objectives to his identify in his final 14 video games in all competitions.
“If I used to be a Chelsea fan, I’d be bitterly upset. You bossed each halves, but it surely was all yours,” stated talkSPORT host Andy Goldstein.
“How Timo Werner didn’t rating from six yards out. Nice save from Courtois, however that ought to have been 1-0.
“Pulisic made it 1-Zero after 14 minutes, but it surely ought to have been 2-0.
“It is best to have scored a minimum of two objectives in that first-half and perhaps ought to have scored within the second-half.
“If that was my staff, I’d really feel it was a missed alternative.
“I query whether or not Timo Werner is the correct man to be in that aspect, he’s appalling. He’s had so many possibilities, he can’t end for toffee.”
The Blues do take an away purpose benefit after Christian Pulisic’s opener was cancelled out by Karim Benzema.
Ex-Chelsea man, and talkSPORT host, Jason Cundy appears like they need to be in a greater place within the tie, however averted making the identical errors as Liverpool.
The Reds crashed out within the quarter-finals towards the LaLiga aspect with a disastrous first half within the first leg largely guilty.
Cundy instructed the Sports activities Bar: “It’s a bit bittersweet. I’m not upset within the consequence, however I’m upset that we didn’t win. I felt we did sufficient to get that cushion.
“Going into the second leg, I’m assured we are able to recover from the road.
“We needs to be in a greater place.
“I regarded on the Liverpool sport – over the 2 legs there was a foul 45 minutes for Liverpool, it was the primary 45.
“They conceded two objectives, and went on to concede a 3rd, and it took the tie away from them.
“Liverpool performed properly within the second half of the primary leg and over the second leg they had been the higher aspect, however left themselves an excessive amount of work.
“We’re in a greater place and so they’ve obtained to attain.”