Cole Palmer Happy to See Old Friends After Chelsea 8-goal Thriller with Man City

Cole Palmer Happy to See Old Friends After Chelsea 8-goal thriller with Man City
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Chelsea Star, Cole Palmer has expressed joy at reconnecting with old friends after a thrilling Premier League encounter with his former team, Man City.

Cole Palmer Happy to See Old Friends After Chelsea 8-goal thriller with Man City

In a riveting clash at Stamford Bridge, Chelsea and Manchester City played out an extraordinary 4-4 draw, leaving fans on the edge of their seats, Footballrover reports

The game ignited when Haaland converted a 25th-minute penalty, putting City in the lead.

However, Chelsea responded with Thiago Silva’s header, and Sterling added another for the hosts, making it 2-1.

City’s Akanji leveled the score with a first-half stoppage-time header, but Haaland’s second goal put the champions ahead 3-2.

Chelsea fought back, with Jackson equalizing, and Rodri’s late goal seemed to secure victory for City.

Yet, in a dramatic turn, Broja won a late penalty for Chelsea, and academy product Cole Palmer, facing his former club, coolly slotted home, salvaging a point for Pochettino’s side.

Cole Palmer Happy to See Old Friends After Chelsea 8-goal thriller with Man City

Palmer, expressing his sentiments, said, “It was great to see some friends,” acknowledging his 15 years at City’s academy.

Chelsea sees Palmer as a key player for the future, praising his impact and attitude since joining just 70 days ago.

The result propels Chelsea into the top half, with an upcoming match against injury-hit Newcastle United.

On the other hand, City missed an opportunity to extend their lead and now look ahead to a crucial home game against Liverpool after the international break.

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