Chelsea vs Burnley (2-2)
Chelsea lost N’Golo Kante associate degreed Callum Hudson-Odoi to injury as they suffered a chance to travel third within the Premier League in a diverting 2-2 draw against Burnley at Stamford Bridge.
Maurizio Sarri’s men were hoping to retrieve from a 2-0 defeat to Liverpool in their previous top-hole outing however they born points all over again and will be facing critical games against Manchester United and Eintracht Frankfurt on the Main while not Kante.
Burnley – still nonetheless to verify their survival – went ahead through Jeff Hendrick early, and though Kante and Gonzalo Higuain saw Chelsea flip things around within the area of 2 minutes, Ashley Barnes pegged them back in associate degree entrancing half.
Chelsea did abundant of the offensive once the interval, however, Sarri – World Health Organization was far from the aspect lines in stoppage time – saw his side fail to form the foremost of top-four rivals Tottenham, Arsenal, and United losing at the weekend.
Burnley edged ahead just eight minutes into an exhilarating half once Hendrick sent a fine volley into the bottom-right corner, however the Blues fleetly equal due to Kante’s left-footed effort into the roof of the web once excellent work from Eden Hazard.
A brilliant move within the ordinal minute saw Higuain score for the first time since March three, grooving in off the crossbar from a right angle following Cesar Azpilicueta’s clever flick.
However, Burnley rehabilitated parity ten minutes later once Barnes fast on to Chris Wood’s glancing header.
Having lost Hudson-Odoi late within the half to a plain shin drawback, Kante was unable to return out for the period of play thanks to an according to a back injury.
Chelsea still looked cohesive going forward and nearly retook the lead within the 51st minute.
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Chelsea – Burnley Match Statistics
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