Sheffield United v Chelsea, 11 July 2020

Score3-0 to Sheffield United
RefereeAndre Marriner
CompetitionPremier League
VenueBramall Lane
Kick-off: 5.30pm Played behind closed doors due to COVID-19 restrictions. Premier League Head to Head Played: 8 Sheffield United won: 4 Drawn: 1 Chelsea won: 3 Sheffield United scored: 14 Chelsea scored: 13 This was Sheffield United's biggest winning margin in a game against Chelsea since a 3-0 victory at Bramall Lane in League Division One on 17 April 1967.

3 Sheffield United

Manager: Chris Wilder

0 Chelsea

Manager: Frank Lampard

Goals:

David McGoldrick 18 G
Ollie McBurnie 33 G
David McGoldrick 77 G

Goals:

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Dean Henderson
Defender John Egan
Defender Jack O'Connell
Defender Enda Stevens
Defender/Midfielder George Baldock
Defender/Midfielder Chris Basham
Midfielder Sander Berge
Midfielder Oliver Norwood
Midfielder/Forward Ben Osborn
Forward Ollie McBurnie

Starting lineup:

Goalkeeper Kepa Arrizabalaga
Defender Kurt Zouma
Defender/Midfielder César Azpilicueta
Defender/Midfielder Reece James
Midfielder Ross Barkley
Midfielder Jorginho
Midfielder Mason Mount
Midfielder Christian Pulišić
Midfielder Willian
Forward Tammy Abraham

Substitutions:

John Lundstram for Sander Berge 63
Lys Mousset for Ollie McBurnie 63
Phil Jagielka for Chris Basham 68

Substitutions:

Marcos Alonso for Mason Mount 46
Antonio Rüdiger for Andreas Christensen 46
Olivier Giroud for Christian Pulišić 66
Callum Hudson-Odoi for Reece James 75
Ruben Loftus-Cheek for Ross Barkley 78

Cards:

George Baldock 3 Y

Cards:

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Simon Moore
Defender Kieron Freeman
Defender/Midfielder Phil Jagielka
Defender/Midfielder Jack Robinson
Defender/Midfielder Jack Rodwell
Midfielder John Lundstram
Forward Lys Mousset
Forward Billy Sharp

On the bench:

Goalkeeper Willy Caballero
Defender Marcos Alonso
Defender Antonio Rüdiger
Midfielder Lewis Bate
Midfielder Callum Hudson-Odoi
Midfielder Mateo Kovačić
Midfielder Ruben Loftus-Cheek
Forward Michy Batshuayi
Forward Olivier Giroud

Comments:

League position: 6th Sheffield United had now won seven of their last ten games in the Premier League at Bramall Lane (lost one). 71 goals had now been scored in the Blades' 35 games so far in this Premier League season (scored 38, conceded 33); fewer than any other team At the age of 32 years and 225 days, David McGoldrick scored his first-ever goals in the Premier League in his 26th appearance in the division.

Comments:

League position: 3rd Chelsea had now lost two of their last nine games in the Premier League (won six). The Blues had now kept one clean sheet in their 18 away games so far in this Premier League season. They had now failed to score in six of the last seven games they had lost in all competitions.