Burnley tie down Chelsea in a draw – Chelsea 1-1 Burnley

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Burnely tie down Chelsea in a 1-1 draw on Sunday night, Chelsea lose the chance to go 12 points ahead after this draw.

Chelsea dominated the game from start, they had a lot of possession and were controlling the ball.While Burnely were chasing the game.

The Premier League leaders were really playing like true champions as they were attacking the Burnely from the start of the game.

Thibaut Courtois

The first chance of the game went to Eden Hazard as Diego Costa finds him inside the box unmarked but his shot was saved by Tom Heaton.

Eden Hazard

The first goal of the game came at the seventh minute of the game from the boot of Pedro.Victor Moses finds Pedro inside the box and Pedro kept a cool head to score.

pedro scoring for chelsea

After the goal the game became move lively as the hosts sees Ashley Barnes get a shot away from 20 yards but it’s a routine save for Thibaut Courtois.

Suddenly the game turned hands and Burnley started to attack Chelsea and they really came close to an Equalizer at the 10th minute but the shot by Andre Gray was intersected.

Burnley find themselves level on the scoreline as Robbie Brady scored a great goal from a free kick spot as his low curvy shot easily beat Thibaut Courtois at Chelsea goal.

Robbie Brady scored

Eden Hazard and Diego Costa had brilliant opportunities to score for Chelsea and Joey Barton had a great chance to score a goal but again Courtois saved the day for Chelsea.

The first half ended with a scoreline Chelsea 1-1 Burnley.The teams came out for the second half with more passion and with new tactics.

Burnley was looking more dangerous in the second half,they created three chances within five minutes,they came close to score when Matt Lowton swing in a cross but was saved by the Chelsea defense.


Cesar Azpilicueta tried a shot on goal from range for Chelsea but the shot was high and flew over the top of the goal at the 61 minute.

The game ended with the score line Chelsea 1-1 Burnley.After the draw Chelsea are at the first place with 60 points while Burnley are now at the 12th place with 30 points.