Chelsea 2018 with a positive note, can shut down. The Blues went at city rivals Crystal Palace, fourteenth in the Premier League with a 0-1 win. N’Golo Kanté made just after the peace for the only goal and ensures that Chelsea firmly in place four… and approaching on Tottenham and Manchester City.
Chelsea was not easy to get through the defence of Crystal Palace to break. In such competitions, at times, a single klasseflits, and there caused David Luiz shortly after the break. The Brazilian defender sent a perfect long ball in the direction of Kant, that cold-blooded finalised. More was not needed to make Chelsea the three points to deliver: it remained 0-1 until the end. Eden Hazard played in Chelsea the entire match. Luka Milivojevic and Cheikhou Kouyaté (both ex-Anderlecht) were the home team also 90 minutes between the lines.
In the position Chelsea are still fourth, but the approaches to two points of the number two Striker. The Spurs lost yesterday surprising of Wolverhampton Wanderers. Between Tottenham and Chelsea still Manchester City, but the club plays on Sunday against Southampton. Liverpool, that yesterday Arsenal crashed, remains at present, however, out of reach: Chelsea follows at 11 points of The Reds.