Hazard, Fabregas and more: Chelsea stars react to Barcelona win
Eden Hazard and Cesc Fabregas both take to social media after Chelsea beat Barcelona on penalties
Chelsea completed their pre-season tour of North America with an entertaining victory over Barcelona on penalties on Tuesday night after a 2-2 draw in Washington DC.
Chelsea took the lead through Eden Hazard’s stunning goal in the ninth minute, before Luis Suarez drew the Champions League holders level shortly after.
Sandro Ramirez put Barca into the lead in the second half but Gary Cahill headed home to force penalties, with the Blues winning 4-2 in the shootout.
Tuesday night’s game prompted plenty of activity on social media, and here are some of our favourite post-match updates from Chelsea players.
Eden Hazard was thrilled to get on the scoresheet and his now looking forward to heading back to London:
Oscar is a happy man:
Cesc Fàbregas enjoyed coming up against some of his former team-mates in Washington:
Thibaut Courtois was pleased with how the game panned out for Mourinho’s men:
And Ramires reflected on another pre-season win ahead of Sunday’s Community Shield clash with Arsenal: