Chelsea held to 2-2 tie by Spurs in Premier League

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LONDON (AP) — Gylfi Sigurdsson scored in the 80th minute, and Tottenham twice came from behind for a 2-2 tie at Chelsea on Wednesday night that left Spurs needing other teams to drop points in the race for England's final two Champions League spots.

Oscar put Chelsea ahead in the 11th minute, but Emmanuel Adebayor tied the score in the 26th with a 22-yard shot following a run from inside his own half.

Ramires' 39th-minute goal looked to have earned Chelsea three points that would virtually have secured the team a place in Europe's top competition for an 11th straight season, but Sigurdsson placed a curling shot into the corner in the 80th.

Chelsea (20-7-9) is third with 69 points with two games left, two points ahead of Arsenal (19-7-10). Tottenham (19-8-9) is one point behind the fourth-place Gunners in the race for the last Champions League berth.

Chelsea closes at Aston Villa and home against Everton, while Arsenal hosts Wigan and finishes at Newcastle. Tottenham is at Stoke and home against Sunderland.

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