Chelsea was held to a goalless draw against Brighton And Hove Albion as they failed to move up the table to 3rd place after playing a disappointing 0-0 match.
It wasn’t that so good first half encounter for the Blues who needed the win desperately as they played out a goalless draw which saw them not creating too many opportunities.
Brighton And Hove Albion were solid all through as they made sure nothing went past them by putting out a good defensive system which kept the home side at bay.
Chelsea dominated ball possession as expected of them but their chances going forward were very few as they couldn’t make good use of the strikers who had to force their way up front and shooting blank.
The first half of the encounter progressed with more opportunities created by the two teams as they continued pushing forward hoping to make something count out of a boring game.
The first 45 minutes of the match finally came to a pulsating end which see it ending with Chelsea 0-0 Brighton And Hove Albion as they both headed for the break with a goalless scoreline.
Second Half Report Chelsea 0-0 Brighton
The second half failed to live up to expectations as it had some good promising opportunities which came early in the 45 minutes but unfortunately it all resulted in nothing.
Chelsea remained the dominant side who had all the ball to themselves but making it count proved difficult as they continued to struggle against the away side who were very good defending.
Brighton And Hove Albion went close on several occasions but they were denied just like they didn’t give their opponent any room to operate and break them down in the encounter.
More and more opportunities kept coming but none resulted in a goal as Ben White was shown a second yellow card late in the game leaving the away side to finish with 10 man.
No goal scored as the match finally came to a disappointing end as it finished with Chelsea 0-0 Brighton And Hove Albion which saw the two sides sharing the points as the Blues remain 4th on the table.
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