Chelsea draw with Huddersfield as Champions League hopes fade

Chelsea draw with Huddersfield as Champions League hopes fade

But Huddersfield valiantly held on to survive ahead of Sunday's game with Arsenal.

"This achievement for our football club is just incredible", the former US global said.

"This is an over-achievement".

"In the last month we did this". But they weren't able to score one goal more than our opponent. But today we were a bit unlucky in many situations.

Chelsea have often started well and scored first against top quality opposition but all too often have been pegged back.

"It feels like another trophy for the football club".

Jorgensen tried to clear a cross from the Chelsea right but only succeeded in smashing the ball into the face of Alonso, Lossl left helpless in a carbon copy of Liverpool midfielder James Milner's Champions League semi-final own goal against Roma.

Liverpool are fourth with 72 points and considering they host Brighton & Hove Albion at Anfield on Sunday, it would take a minor miracle to keep Chelsea's hopes of Champions League football alive.

They will have to wait till the last day of the season for them to know their fate.

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The Terriers haven't travelled to Stamford Bridge for a league game since February 1984, losing 3-1 in a second tier match.

Chelsea have suffered defeat after taking the lead in several key games this season but Antonio Conte's side found some much-needed resolve on Sunday to boost their hopes of a top-four finish with a 1-0 win over Liverpool.

Newcastle nearly scored early in the first half when Jonjo Shelvey's free kick clipped the post but Spurs improved after the break and Kane grabbed his 28th league goal of the season.

"I think every team deserve the points they have on the table".

The final 30 minutes were absolutely nerve-shredding for Huddersfield supporters who watched in a severe state of agitation and tension as Chelsea relentlessly bombarded the visiting goalmouth.

Conte made six changes, but insisted his side should still have prevailed.

Chelsea could yet end the season with FA Cup glory but Conte, who has a year remaining on his contract, is not certain he will be in charge next term.

He said: "Now it's not important".

Huddersfield players celebrated wildly with their travelling supporters at the final whistle and crates of beer were spotted being carried down the Stamford Bridge tunnel as the survival party began in the away dressing room.

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