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Leeds vs. Chelsea: Capital One Cup Quarterfinal Live Score, Highlights, Recap

YOKOHAMA, JAPAN - DECEMBER 16:  Eden Hazard of Chelsea shoots the ball during the FIFA Club World Cup Final Match between Corinthians and Chelsea at International Stadium Yokohama on December 16, 2012 in Yokohama, Japan.  (Photo by Kaz Photography/Getty Images)
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Sam TigheWorld Football Tactics Lead WriterDecember 18, 2012

Capital One Cup Quarterfinal, Elland Road


Leeds 1-5 Chelsea

Chelsea travelled North just days after landing home from Japan to secure an exquisite 5-1 victory over Championship side Leeds.

The home team started on all cylinders and took the lead through Luciano Becchio after David Luiz made a fatal mistake.

With a 1-0 lead at half time, Neil Warnock will have been delighted with his troops, but the following 45 were very forgettable for the home faithful.

Five goals, starting with a Juan Mata shot from 20 yards and culminating with a tap-in from Fernando Torres, saw the visitors home and dry with time to spare.

Chelsea drew Swansea for the semifinal, Aston Villa drew Bradford.

 

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