BATE 0 Chelsea 1: Giroud sends Sarri’s side into knockout rounds

In a largely lifeless contest, Chelsea did just enough to beat BATE and confirm their place in the Europa League knockout rounds. Olivier Giroud's first goal under Maurizio Sarri sealed Chelsea's progression to the Europa League knockout rounds with a 1-0 win at BATE on Wednesday. France striker Giroud headed in Emerson Palmieri's cross in the …