For Jozy Altidore
, his scoreless streak in English Premier League play is now 17 games. Hull City's winless string in all competitions is now 11 games. But the
young American striker had an eventful game for the Tigers, who played giant-killers, denying leader Chelsea of two valuable points with a 1-1 tie in their makeup game on Tuesday.
Hull City fans spent the game jeering Chelsea's John Terry
, playing his second away game since revelations about his private life.
biggest boos were for Terry's foul on Altidore just after halftime that drew a yellow card, one of two Chelsea cautions for fouls in the American.
Later Serbian Branislav Ivanovic
was booked for a foul on Altidore, who went off in the 85th minute.
Center back Steven
put Hull ahead in the 29th minute, but Didier Drogba
equalized shortly before halftime on a free kick with his 20th goal of the season in his
first appearance for the Blues in a month. Feb. 2 in Hull Hull City 1 Chelsea 1.
Goals: Mouyokolo 29;
Drogba 42. Hull City --
Myhill, McShane (Zayatte, 90), Gardner, Mouyokolo, Dawson, Fagan, Boateng, Cairney, Hunt, Altidore (Kilbane, 85), Vennegoor of
Hesselink (Zaki, 66). Chelsea --
Cech, Ivanovic, Carvalho, Terry, Zhirkov (A.Cole, 81), Ballack (J.Cole, 71), Deco, Lampard, Anelka (Sturridge, 81),
Malouda, Drogba. Referee:
Mark Clattenburg. Att.: