EPL: Burnley slow down Chelsea

Burnley Vs Chelsea [Photo credit: india.com]

High-flying Chelsea could only settle for a 1-1 draw in their Premier League away clash against Burnley on Sunday at Turf Moor.

A stunning free kick from Robbie Brady helped the home side to a deserved draw against the runaway Premier League leaders.

Pedro Rodriguez had given the Blues an early lead, but January signing Brady curled into the top corner from 25 yards to secure a point for the Clarets.

The Blues looked to be on their way to claiming a 20th league win of the season after they opened the scoring early.

Nigeria international, Victor Moses, was in action for 72 minutes and while he was quite impressive in Sunday’s game, his brilliance could not help Chelsea to a win they would have loved to have.

Incidentally, Chelsea also played a 1-1 draw in their previous away game which was against Liverpool.

Sunday’s result sees Chelsea move 10 points clear at the top of the standings, while Burnley now sit 10 points above the relegation zone.

Support PREMIUM TIMES' journalism of integrity and credibility


Good journalism costs a lot of money. Yet only good journalism can ensure the possibility of a good society, an accountable democracy, and a transparent government.

For continued free access to the best investigative journalism in the country we ask you to consider making a modest support to this noble endeavour.

By contributing to PREMIUM TIMES, you are helping to sustain a journalism of relevance and ensuring it remains free and available to all.


NEVER MISS A THING AGAIN! Subscribe to our newsletter

* indicates required


Now available on

  Premium Times Android mobile applicationPremium Times iOS mobile applicationPremium Times blackberry mobile applicationPremium Times windows mobile application

TEXT AD: New Discovery! Click Here To See A Miracle Device That Can Cure DIABETES, BLOOD PRESSURE, STROKE, ARTHRITIS, PAINS, OBESITY And 50 Other CHRONIC DISEASES Without Drugs Or Herbs.. Click Here Now To See It

All rights reserved. This material and any other material on this platform may not be reproduced, published, broadcast, written or distributed in full or in part, without written permission from PREMIUM TIMES.