Chelsea winger Pedro was bailed out after what was described as the ‘miss of the season’, the star’s bizarre miss still bundled into the back of the net after a deflection.
Just four minutes after opening the scoring for the Blues, Pedro nearly went from hero to zero for Chelsea, the Spaniard produced a shocking miss but was bailed out for his misfortunes after the ball bundled into the back of the net after hitting one of Slavia Prague’s defenders.
Check out the miss which led to the goal below:
2-0!! Pedro actually missed from a couple yards but gets away with it ?
Perfect start ?? #CFC
— CFC-Blues.com (@CFCBlues_com) April 18, 2019
Check out some reaction to Pedro’s miss before Chelsea’s second:
Pedro with the worst miss of the season from about two yards out getting saved by one of the luckiest own goals you will ever see in your life ???
— Mark Anstey (@MarkAnstey1) April 18, 2019
Miss of the season
— Güstavö ?ävirià? (@Phocus__t) April 18, 2019
Miss of the season. But still 2:0
— Shola (@alabi_jnrr) April 18, 2019
— Jayesh Bhargava (@meghan_chelsea) April 18, 2019
The Blues look like a different team tonight, they are showing much more intent in the final third and seem a lot more expressive.