Thiago Silva Comes Through With Two Disastrous Records As West Brom Stun Chelsea

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The Brazilian never expected the game he got today as he was also made to leave the pitch in the first half

Chelsea were shocked today by a relegation embattled West Bromwich Albion with Thomas Tuchel recording his first defeat as Chelsea manager.

The loss came after a spell of impressing invincible kind of run as the side knocked off Atletico Madrid to advance into the Quarter finals of the Champions League.

Just like every of their past games, Blues came into the game over courageous of the damages they can cause but forgot West Bromwich Albion had stunned them in their first meeting this season.

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Pulisic although opened the scorelines for Blues ad he netted his first goal for Thomas Tuchel following a rebound of free kick.

But instead of banging in more as a revenge for having had one of their men sent off, Chelsea let loose of their defense line.

Causing a goal drought Matheus Pereira to play hero on a Champions League side as he headed home with a brace.

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Straight into the second half Callum Robinson took over on the wheels of steel as he bragged home a brace coupled with Mbaye Diagne’s 68th minute goal.

Despite effort from Mason Mount as he came off the bench to pull one back, Chelsea were to weak to dash out West Brom’s huge 5 against their little 2.

As Matheus Pereira is tagged hero for West Brom for having netted 2 goals and assisted the last 2, Thiago Silva is blamed for Chelsea’s shocking defeat.

The 36-year-old wasn’t professional with his performance as he even after a first yellow card went on another brutal tackle that had him sent off at the sight of a second yellow.

Not just that, but Silva created vacuum for a goal before he was sent off later in the game.

The send off which came at the 29th minute, marked Chelsea’s earliest send off since Gary Cahill’s 14th minute Red Card back in 2017.

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Secondly, at 33-years and 193 days, Silva became the oldest Chelsea player to be shown Red in an EPL game after John Terry’s against Sunderland in 2016.

The early kick off was so disastrous for Chelsea as they also provided platform for West Brom to score their highest of the season in a match.

West Brom also have only managed to score three goals or more against only Chelsea (H/A) and Wolverhampton Wanderes.

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