Of all the football cliches, “play to the whistle” is probably the most important and infuriating one for a fan.
There’s nothing worse that watching a team just switch off and look at the ref when the expect something to be given, and it’s hurt Chelsea here.
West Ham have a great shout for a penalty and the Chelsea defence just stare at the ref, and they are still like statues as West Ham recycle the ball and go in front:
Pictures from RMC Sport
There’s still a long time to go, but this could be a massive result for both sides