Sheff Utd vs Chelsea LIVE!

Sheffield United leapfrog Arsenal into the European places. Arsenal face Tottenham on Sunday, at least one of those clubs will drop points. Chelsea meanwhile need the points to clinch Champions League football.


Starting XI: Henderson, Basham, Egan, O’Connell, Baldock, Berge, Norwood, Osborn, Stevens, McBurnie, McGoldrick.

Subs: Moore, Lundstram, Sharp, Jagielka, Freeman, Robinson, Mousset, Rodwell, Zivkovic.


Starting XI: Kepa, James, Christensen, Zouma, Azpilicueta, Jorginho, Mount, Barkley, William, Pulisic, Abraham.

Subs: Caballero, Rudiger, Alonso, Loftus-Cheek, Kovacic, Giroud, Hudson-Odoi, Batshuayi, Bate.

1 min

The players take a knee in their continued stand against racism, and the Blades get the game under way!

6 min

Pulisic makes a late ball behind the Blades defender, who does enough to prevent the him from heading Chelsea into the lead.

11 min

Christensen has gone to ground after rolling his ankle while tussling with McGoldrick but doesn’t look serious enough to force him off.

GOAL! SHEFF UTD 1-0 CHELSEA (McGoldrick, 18)

25 min

DRINKS! Time for the first drinks break of game.

GOAL! SHEFF UTD 2-0 CHELSEA (McBurnie, 33)

40 min

James drive forces a fine save from Henderson, who manages to keep track of the ball.

45 min

Two minutes added on.

45 + 2 min


46 min

Double change at the break for Chelsea as Rudiger and Alonso replace Christensen and Mount.

51 min

James breaks down the right and sends a deep cross to the back post that Alonso attacks but they do enough to ensure his header drifts wide.

57 min

The visitors win a corner off the Blades defender.

63 min

SUBS! Double change for Sheffield United as Lundstram and Mousset replace Berge and McBurnie.

68 min

Basham has picked up a head injury and makes way for Jagielka.

73 min

Rudiger flicks the corner on at the near post and it falls for Abraham at the back post, but he’s unable to turn the ball goalwards while under pressure from Egan.

GOAL! SHEFF UTD 3-0 CHELSEA (McGoldrick, 77)

86 min

The cross comes in, Abraham leaps, but his header is easily saved by Henderson.

90 min