Chelsea vs Sheffield United LIVE: Result and reaction from Premier League fixture tonight

Follow all the action as Frank Lampard’s side welcome the Blades to Stamford Bridge

Callum Rice-Coates
Saturday 07 November 2020 22:18
Tammy Abraham celebrates after scoring Chelsea’s equaliser
Tammy Abraham celebrates after scoring Chelsea’s equaliser

Follow all the action as Chelsea welcome Sheffield United to Stamford Bridge this afternoon. 

Frank Lampard’s side have shown serious improvements in recent weeks, having now kept a clean sheet in their last five successive matches, and can move into the top four with a victory. 

It’s been a different story for Sheffield United so far, though, with Chris Wilder’s side taking just one point from their opening seven games. Furthermore, the Blades have only scored three goals in total and desperately need a result to kickstart their season. Follow all the action below live: 


Premier League results:

Everton 1-3 Manchester United

Crystal Palace 4-1 Leeds United

Chelsea 4-1 Sheffield United

West Ham United 1-0 Fulham

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 22:18

West Ham’s Declan Rice: "I don't think that was our best game. But we'll be happy with the three points. Look at his all-round performance, he was top class, Ademola Lookman shouldn't be too down on himself.”

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 22:09

Make that 17…

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 22:05

For the neutral, that was an exhilarating end. But Scott Parker will be furious. Not only did his side concede an avoidable goal, but they squandered the chance to level with seconds remaining.

They stay in 17th, while West Ham climb to 11th.

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 22:00


And that’s it! West Ham win, despite conceding a late penalty. Lookman looks devastated, but it’s a truly awful spot kick. That means Soucek’s injury-time goal is enough for the home side.

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 21:58

90+8 min

Lookman misses! It’s an awful penalty, an attempted panenka which Fabianski saves easily.

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 21:57

90+7 min

West Ham’s players are crowding the referee, complaining about the decision. Diop gets booked for protesting too vigorously. 

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 21:57

90+7 min

Penalty for Fulham! The referee watches the footage and deems Benrahma’s challenge to be a foul. Lookman will take it.

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 21:56

90+5 min

This is could be a really dramatic ending. The referee will check the monitor.

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 21:55

90+5 min

Cairney goes to ground in the box after a challenge from Benrahma. There are huge appeals from Fulham. VAR will be checked…

Callum Rice-Coates7 November 2020 21:54

Join our new commenting forum

Join thought-provoking conversations, follow other Independent readers and see their replies

View comments