Sunday 24 September 2017

Chelsea lose to late goals from MLS All Stars

MLS All Stars 3
Chelsea 2

JOHN Terry and Frank Lampard scored as Chelsea suffered a 3-2 defeat to the Major League Soccer All Stars at PPL Park in Chester, Pennsylvania last night.

Terry and Lampard's goals had put the Champions League winners 2-1 ahead in the second half but the MLS All Stars hit back to draw level before snatching a late winner.



Chris Wondolowski, Chris Pontius and Eddie Johnson scored for an All Stars side which featured David Beckham and Thierry Henry.



San Jose Earthquakes forward Wondolowski opened the scoring with a shot after 21 minutes but Terry levelled things with a header from Lampard's corner just after the half hour mark.



Chelsea, who played summer signings Eden Hazard and Marko Marin, went ahead when Lampard shot home from close range after 58 minutes.



DC United's Pontius equalised with 17 minutes to go and Johnson, of Seattle Sounders, won the game with a goal in injury time.

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