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Havertz Gives Chelsea Moment of Joy After Turbulent Week

Newcastle's Sean Longstaff, left, and Chelsea's Mason Mount vie for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Sunday, March 13, 2022. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
Newcastle's Sean Longstaff, left, and Chelsea's Mason Mount vie for the ball during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Newcastle United at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, Sunday, March 13, 2022. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)
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London (AP) -- After a week of unprecedented turmoil for Chelsea, Kai Havertz gave the club's fans and staff a reason to forget about their worries for a moment.

In a game that came to symbolize the Premier League’s connections to so-called “sportswashing” by unsavory owners, Havertz netted an 89th-minute winner to give Chelsea a 1-0 victory over Newcastle in the Premier League on Sunday.