Chelsea pay the penalty in Medeama defeat

Berekum Chelsea’s hopes of a possible double was undone on Sunday when they lost 3-1 on penalties to Medeama in the last 16 of the MTN FA Cup.

After drawing 1-1 in regulation time at the T&A Park, the lottery of the shoot-outs decided the tie.

Godfred Rockson scored the opener after 19 minutes from the spot before Chelsea drew level eight minutes into the restart of the game through Abdul Wahab.

During the shoot-outs, Chelsea missed two kicks as went on to win and reach the fifth round.

Chelsea now have the Premier League to focus on as they lie second and three points adrift leaders, Medeama with ten matches to go.