UCL Stats Gallery: Chelsea vs Zenit
Chelsea won the game 1-0 with a second-half header from striker Lukaku. Chelsea had an xG of 0.94, which was less than Zenit’s 1.16. Chelsea had 12 attempts on goal, with two on target and one goal. Zenit did not get a goal for their six shots and two on target. Chelsea had more than 63% of the possession and had a lot more attacks in the match. It was not the most impressive performance from the current Champions, but they were able to get a win and start the competition on a positive note.