On Sunday, Aston Villa outlasted Chelsea in a close encounter, winning 2-1 (1-0) at home the Premier League.
Away team Aston Villa took the lead just before half time as Bertrand Traore scored a goal, with an assist by Matt Targett. He has now scored seven Premier League goals this season.
Straight after the break, Anwar El Ghazi made his mark and increased the team’s lead. It was his ninth goal.
In the 70th minute, Benjamin Chilwell scored a goal, with an assist by Christian Pulisic, to reduce the score for Chelsea. However, Chelsea were unable to make more of an impression, what brought the final score to 2-1.
Chelsea’s Cesar Azpilicueta was sent off in the 89th minute.
Aston Villa have 2 wins, 1 draw and 2 losses with a 7–8 goal difference in the last 5 games, while Chelsea have 3 wins and and 2 losses and a 7–5 goal difference.
Aston Villa finish in 11th place and Chelsea in fourth as the season rounds up.