Chelsea kept a clean sheet and created a number of chances in a highly impressive away performance.
Manuel Pellegrini was without Sergio Aguero, Samir Nasri and Fernandinho. He kept a 4-4-2 with Edin Dzeko and Alvaro Negredo upfront, and brought Martin Demichelis into the midfield.
Jose Mourinho left out Oscar and played a cautious midfield featuring both David Luiz and Nemanja Matic.
Chelsea were excellent here, working extremely hard without the ball, counter-attacking effectively and being more adventurous than expected. Read more »