[Video Goals] Southampton 1-1 Chelsea: Hazard Goal Not Enough As Leaders Held
Chelsea opened the door to their Premier League title rivals after being held to a 1-1 draw by Southampton at St Mary’s this afternoon. Watch the goals here:
Chelsea opened the door to their Premier League title rivals after being held to a 1-1 draw by Southampton at St Mary’s this afternoon.
The hosts opened the scoring early in the first half when John Terry allowed Saido Mane to run clear after a failed attempt to play offside and the young forward kept his calm to lob over Thibaut Courtois for 1-0.
The Blues drew level on the stroke of half time when Eden Hazard drifted inside before curling home past Forster for 1-1.
Both sides had chances to grab a winner but no further goals were scored in the second half and it ended 1-1.
The draw sees Chelsea move four points clear at the top of the league but Manchester City can cut the gap to just a single point if they beat Burnley at home – with the score currently 2-1 to City at the time of writing.
Watch the goals here: