Chelsea beat Burnley 3-1, Costa scores on debut

  • Chelsea outclassed Burnley 3-1 at Turf Moor after Scott Arfield threatened an upset by opening the scoring for Burnley in the 14th minute, according to media reports.

    Making his debut for Chelsea, Diego Costa equalized three minutes later. Andre Schurrle and Branislav Ivanovic scored two more goals in the first half to put the match beyond Burnley. The second half remained goalless. 

    However, Costa, who was acquired by Chelsea for £32m from Atletico Madrid, also earned a yellow card.


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