As the match was believed to be drawn at no goals from either side an amazing goal from mata at 87th minute helped Chelsea to gain tough 3 points as they are fighting for the selection in Champions League. As the game was believed to be ending with no goals from both sides Mata netted the ball after the deflection from Lindergard to the bottom corner of the post. A ground pass from Ramires caught Mata’s feet and he put it into the net.
The first half was over with creating chances and saving and saving while Chelsea was putting pressure on the Red devils all the time but was failed to score. In the first half mata had created an chance with the header to Demba Ba but he failed to score. United also created chances with the quick counter attack but couldn’t pass Petr Cech. In the second half united made three changes with Rooney, Buttner and Hernandez. Rooney and Buttner were substituted in the 65th minute while Hernandez had started at the 90th minute to put pressure.United defender Rafael was handed with red card as he had fouled on David Luiz.
Chelsea is a point ahead of arsenal with one more game to play with the spurs where spurs are three points behind the blues. If Chelsea win the game against Spurs then it is sure for Chelsea to be in top four and to be eligible for next years Champions League selection and if they are beaten then both team will have the same point.A draw with spurs will also help Chelsea to be three points ahead of spurs.
Manchester united hadn’t won any game after they have grabbed premier league title as they had drawn with the gunners at Emirates at their home last week. It’s the first time since December 2009 that United failed to score at home. In the last five clashes between these teams this season Chelsea have won 3 of them United 1 and one game was drawn at Old Trafford.