The Nigerian forward, Victor Moses, played his first match in a Chelsea shirt after coming in as a 58 minute substitute.
Another Nigerian, Mikel Obi, also played the full 90 minutes for the London club in the match played on Saturday afternoon. Both men could however not help Chelsea as the match against fellow London club, Queens Park Rangers, ended 0- 0.
In another match played at the same time, Nigerian International, Osaze Odemwingie, got a red card in the first half for a foul challenge as his team, West Bromwich Albion lost 0-3 to Fulham. Osaze got the straight red card in the 38 minute in a match that saw former Manchester United forward, Dimitar Berbatov, score two goals for the victors.
In other games played, Arsenal and Manchester United won their home matches convincingly. Arsenal defeated Southampton 6-1, while Manchester United defeated Wigan 4-0. Aston Villa beat Swansea 2-0, while Stoke and Manchester City ended 1-1.
An earlier match played on Saturday saw Norwich and West Ham play 0-0.
Despite the draw, Chelsea still sits at the top of the Premier League table with 10 points from four matches. Manchester United is second with 9 points, while Arsenal is third with 8 points.