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Fulham whiz Harris upstages Chukwuemeka with hat-trick against Chelsea U21s

Fulham defeated Chelsea at a sold out Kingsmeadow stadium for Monday night's Premier League 2 clash.

The Cottagers won 3-0 against a strong Chelsea line-up.

Ben Chilwell, Carney Chukwuemeka, Ethan Ampadu and Trevoh Chalobah all came into the Chelsea XI. It marked Chukwuemeka's first appearance since his move from Aston Villa.

A sliced clearance gave Luke Harris an easy finish past Ted Sharman-Lowe.

Just before half time he doubled the lead as he pounced on a loose clearance from the Chelsea keeper and drove his subsequent effort into the bottom corner.

He completed his hat-trick not long after the hour mark as he was the quickest to react to a Terry Ablade shot which was parried in the six-yard area.


Chelsea (3-4-3): Ted Sharman-Lowe; Trevoh Chalobah, Ethan Ampadu, Bashir Humphreys; Dion Rankine, Xavier Simons, Ben Elliot, Ben Chilwell; Carney Chukwuemeka (Lewis Hall 66), Omari Hutchinson (Joe Haigh 79), Jayden Wareham (Mason Burstow 66)
Unused subs: Xavier Mbuyamba, Eddie Beach
Booked: Simons 45+1

Fulham (4-3-3): George Wickens; Luciano D'Auria-Henry, Idris Odutayo, Charlie Robinson, Connor McAvoy; Matt Dillion-Dins, Ollie O'Neil (c), Adrion Pajaziti; Terry Ablade (Callum McFarlane 79), Luke Harris, Sylvester Jasper (Kristian Sekularac 84)
Unused subs: Alfie McNally, Jay Williams, Ibane Bowat
Scorer: Harris 22, 40, 69
Booked: D'Auria-Henry 21, O'Neil 66



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