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Tottenham grabbed a dramatic late 2-2 draw against Chelsea in a feisty encounter at Stamford Bridge.

The home side dominated the first half, with Kai Havertz forcing a good save from Hugo Lloris before a spectacular volley from Kalidou Koulibaly gave Chelsea the lead.

Raheem Sterling and Harry Kane missed a good chance for either side before Pierre-Emile Hojbjerg drew Spurs level with a low drive midway through the second half.

Both Thomas Tuchel and Antonio Conte were booked for a confrontation over an earlier foul following the goal.


In a heated atmosphere on and off the pitch, Reece James put Chelsea ahead again with 13 minutes remaining, before a late header from Kane nicked a draw in the sixth minute of injury time.

After the final whistle Tuchel and Conte squared up again, and were both shown the red card.

Conte and Tuchel squared up after Tottenham's equalising goal at Stamford Bridge

Earlier, a first-half goal from Super Eagles player Taiwo Awoniyi was enough to earn Nottingham Forest a 1-0 win over West Ham United, their first victory of the new English Premier League season as the City Ground hosted top-flight football for the first time since 1999.

Awoniyi scored Forest’s first Premier League goal in 23 years in first-half stoppage time and it proved to be the difference as both teams had goals disallowed by VAR and West Ham captain Declan Rice had a second-half penalty saved.

By Amara

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