Chelsea led Monday a surprising pointtab in the hunt for a top-4 position in the Premier League, which gives access to the Champions League in the next season.
With the Danish Andreas Christensen partnered at the back in the whole the purge had Chelsea settle for 2-2 at home against Burnley, which is number 15 in the league.
the London club Chelsea are advancing well enough in fourth place with 67 points in 35 matches, but Arsenal and Manchester United to follow just after, respectively, with 66 and 64 points, and the two competitors have played a match fewer.
Chelsea asked as storfavorit, but already after seven minutes got Burnley signaled that the team had in mind to play his chance.
A corner kick was initially cleared, but in straffesparksfeltets bow stood Jeff Hendrick ready, and he helflugtede the away team in front.
But just six minutes later had Chelsea turned chokstarten and 0-1 to the lead at 2-1.
After 11 minutes made Eden Hazard the delights at the end line, and finally he found in the overpopulated field N'Golo Edge, who sent the ball into the nettaget in the middle of the goal.
Chelsea exploited the momentum just two minutes later. Lejeangriberen Gonzalo Higuain got the chance from a slightly acute angle in the box and kanonerede the ball into the goal via the underside of the crossbar.
So you would think that the battle would shape up as expected, but midway through the first half beating Burnley again on a dødbold.
A free-kick was servet into the Chelsea box, where two Burnley-heads extended post, so Ashley Barnes completely uncovered by the one bead, be able to equalize to 2-2.
Chelsea had substantially more possession than its opponent and also created the most opportunities, but Burnley also came to a good chance in the second half of the first part.
Hjemmeholdets pressure was intensified in the last part, but it managed to Burnley to stand, and Chelsea had not made sufficient with the great opportunities.