Chelsea has got the major upper hand against Tottenham in the premier league title race. They beat Middlesbrough by 3-0 in the match played last night. This win comes after Tottenham suffered a surprising loss against West Ham. This win will see Chelsea get three crucial points and move to 7 points clear on top. With just three games remaining in the season, it’s merely the need of two points for Chelsea to win the premier league title. They could do that in the match against West Brom. Watch Chelsea 3-0 Middlesbrough highlights video below.
Watch Chelsea 3-0 Middlesbrough Highlights video
Chelsea will take on West Brom on 13th May in a what could be called as the title decider. Even if Chelsea fail’s ti win their next game, they still might win the title as Tottenham is scheduled to face Manchester United in their fixture. If Tottenham losses that game then also Chelsea will lift the title.
In the match played last night against Middlesbrough, Chelsea’s player was on a mission. They dominated the game right from the start. It seemed like they are playing to win this match. They went on the attack right from the start. The main focus of Chelsea’s player was the diagonal cross which created a lot of problem for the Middlesbrough defense.
Chelsea drew the first blood in the match as their star striker Diego Costa scored a fantastic goal from the overhead pass. This made the scoreline 1-0. It was just the matter when Chelsea scored another one. This time it was Marcos Alonso who made the scoreline 2-0 in the favor of Chelsea. In the half time, the score line remained the same.
In the second half also, Chelsea dominated the game and did not give any chance to Middlesbrough to make any threatening move. In the later stages, Matic scored another goal to seal the match for Chelsea by 3-0. The star of the match was the Spain’s Cesc Fabregas who created two fantastic assists in the match. He became the first player to record the 10 assist in the six different season in the premier league. On the other, this match was devastating for Middlesbrough who is now relegated from the premier league.
Chelsea’s fortune changed completely as they finished on the 10th position in the last season and this season they are on their way to the title. The credit for this massive turnaround should go to Conte who have helped the side to the title. Now, Chelsea would love to end the title race by winning the match on 13th May against West Brom.