Interim manager Rafael Benitez was given a hostile welcome by Chelsea fans angry at Roberto Di Matteo's sacking when the Spaniard began his Stamford Bridge reign with a nil-all draw against Manchester City.
Benitez's arrival in the dugout shortly before kickoff was greeted by boos with home fans continuing to chant Di Matteo's name throughout the first half.
Chelsea are now without a Premier League win in five games, while City are a point behind leaders Manchester United.
Chelsea are fourth, five points behind the leaders.
TottenhamHotspur beat West Ham 3-1, Liverpool and Swansea drew nil-all and Southampton moved out of the bottom three with a 2-nil home victory over Newcastle United.