Leicester City saw their push for Champions League football boosted without kicking a ball on Saturday night as Chelsea lost 3-0 to Sheffield United.
It was a major blow for Frank Lampard’s side, who stay third in the Premier League, a point ahead of Leicester, who play their game in hand at relegation threatened Bournemouth on Sunday night.
Chelsea have three to play compared to Leicester’s four, but it is not lost on Chelsea fans just how tough Leicester’s run in could be, with further games to come against Sheffield United, Tottenham and fifth placed Manchester United.
Chelsea will also be hoping to Court for Arbitration in Sport upholds a ban on Manchester City competing in next season’s Champions League.
Here’s a look at what Chelsea fans have been saying, with Leicester fans also not confident given their team’s rocky form of late.
David McGoldrick struck twice as the Blades secured their most impressive win of the season.
McGoldrick scored his first Premier League goal and pounced again to seal a stunning victory in the second period after Oli McBurnie’s fine header had given the Blades a 2-0 half-time lead.
This season keeps getting better for Chris Wilder’s side, who climbed up to sixth place, four points behind Manchester United, who are chasing Leicester hard, to give their Europa League hopes another big boost.
The manner of the Blades’ victory was even more impressive considering Chelsea had recently moved up to third spot in pursuit of a Champions League berth after winning five of their previous six league matches.