Chelsea receive huge boost in race for Champions League qualification

Photo: Getty Images

Chelsea have received a huge boost in the race for Champions League qualification after Wolves lost 1-0 at Sheffield United on Wednesday.

John Egan’s last-gasp header gave Sheffield United all three point against Wolves at a drenched Bramall Lane.

The defeat at Sheffield United means sixth placed Wolves are now eight points behind Chelsea with four games left to play.

Chelsea leapfrogged Leicester City into third place after beating Crystal Palace 3-2 on Tuesday, with Leicester City drawing 1-1 at Arsenal.

Olivier Giroud, Christian Pulisic and Tammy Abraham were among the goalscorers for Chelsea against Crystal Palace.

About the Author

I eat, sleep and live Chelsea.