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With a dominant first half performance, Chelsea destroyed Middlesbrough to win 6-2 overall and guarantee a spot in the Carabao Cup final against either Liverpool or Fulham.

After surprising the Blues with a 10 victory at Riverside Stadium in the first leg, Boro had real hopes of being the first EFL team to defeat a Premier League team in the semi-finals since Bradford eliminated Aston Villa eleven years prior. However, goals from Cole Palmer, Axel Disasi, Enzo Fernandez, and Jonny Howson, as well as an own goal, put an end to those aspirations for Chelsea before the half. The lineups of the teams | Match statistics Use NOW to stream Sky Sports | Purchase Sky Sports Install the Sky Sports mobile app. Palmer and Noni Madueke punished Michael Carrick’s team for mistakes in the second half, which resulted in the last two of those four goals. Boro had been caught playing out of the back. The latter two of those four goals came after Boro were caught playing out from the back and that pattern continued in the second half, with errors by Michael Carrick’s team punished by Palmer and Noni Madueke. Morgan Rogers added a late consolation goal for Boro but, amid an […]

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