Chelsea missed a chance to regain its place in the Premier League’s top four as it largely dominated second-placed Manchester United but had to be content with a drab 0-0 draw at Stamford Bridge on Sunday.
The home side carved out the best chances but United, who had a decent first-half penalty appeal turned down, defended solidly throughout to earn a point.
Chelsea boss Thomas Tuchel remains unbeaten in nine games since taking over from sacked Frank Lampard but a second successive Premier League draw left him frustrated.
His side remain in fifth spot with 44 points from 26 games, one point behind West Ham United, while Manchester United is second with 50 points from 26 games, 12 points behind runaway leader Manchester City.
The main talking point revolved around a first-half VAR decision in which Chelsea’s Callum Hudson-Odoi was adjudged not to have handled the ball in…