Sunderland – Chelsea had to settle for getting a point from the match against Sunderland at the Stadium of Light on Sunday (11/30/2014) pm dawn. The Blues drew the home team by a score of 0-0.
Chelsea showed its dominance through control of the ball that reaches 66 percent. They also made 24 experiments recorded despite scoring only six that led to the goal.
Meanwhile, Sunderland also had quite a lot of opportunities. The Black Cats releasing 12 shots and three of them on target.
For 2 x 45 minutes, both teams are equally unable to maximize the opportunities that they can. A goalless draw must they receive.
With this draw, Chelsea still top the Premier League standings with 33 points from 13 games, winning seven points ahead of Southampton who was second. Sunderland in 13th place with 14 points.
Sunderland first get a chance even though Chelsea directly dominated from the kick–off. But, Connor Wickham kick from outside the penalty box to soar.
Experiments Oscar at the 13th minute did not produce a goal for Chelsea. Shot can be secured by Sunderland goalkeeper, Costel Pantilimon.
Moments later, Willian almost Sunderland goalkeeper. However, the shot that has been unattainable by Pantilimon still hit the goalpost.
Sunderland are occasionally attack has a chance in the 25th minute. Jack Rodwell hard fired remotely, which leads right into the keeper Thibaut Courtois.
Branislav Ivanovic who come up to help the attack had a good chance in the 31st minute. He was immediately confronted by Pantilimon when receiving feedback Willian. However, his shot cleared by the goalkeeper.
Three minutes later, Santiago Vergini almost tore the Chelsea goal. But, Vergini flick from close range thwarted the crossbar.
Until the end of the first half, the score has not changed glasses. Sunderland 0, Chelsea 0.
Chelsea did not reduce the intensity of the attack after the break. Gary Cahill’s header from a corner kick Willian forward towards goal, but easily captured Pantilimon.
In the 58th minute, Cesc Fabregas tried his luck with a shot from outside the box. However, Pantilimon still spry secure the Sunderland goal.
Nemanja Matic also have the opportunity at the 67th minute. Again Pantilimon can still maintain good and thwart his goal with a shot from outside the box is released Matic.
Seeing his team never scored, Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho enter Didier Drogba and Loic Remy in the second half. Drogba threatened Sunderland goal in the 77th minute, but the effort can be anticipated Pantilimon.
Drogba again get a chance in the 81st minute. This time, the kick was wide.
Afterwards, Sunderland twice in a row endanger the Chelsea goal through the action of Adam Johnson. Johnson shot in the 84th minute left side, while the subsequent experiments in the 88th minute off to the right of the goal.
Until the final whistle, both teams are equally unable to make a goal. Sunderland 0, Chelsea 0.
Sunderland: Pantilimon, Vergini, Brown, O’Shea, Reveillere, Larsson, Cattermole, Johnson, Rodwell (Jordi Gomez 62 ‘), Wickham, Fletcher (Altidore 62‘)
Chelsea: Courtois, Ivanovic, Cahill, Terry, Azpilicueta, Matic, Fabregas, William (Schuerrle 84 ‘), Oscar (Drogba 76‘), Hazard, Costa (Remy 76 ‘)
(mfi / NDS)