Chelsea defeat westham to claim another london derby win
Chelsea defeat westham to claim another london derby bragging right courstey to Timo Werner 43rd minutes Strike.
Chelsea bounced from a goaless draw a forth night ago against brighton to claim a much needed 3 point over david moyes side as the race for top four intensifies.
David moyes Hammers who have been in an excellent form in the league and a surprise top 4 candidate were reduce to ten men in the 81st minutes , as fabian balbuena was shown a red for his tackle over chelsea Ben Chilwell.
However in the 86th minutes , things boiled up when cesar Azpilicueta had to be seperated from west ham manger david moyes when the spaniard was substituted.
Some quick Facts as chelsea defeat westham
PL FullTime at the London Stadium:
West Ham United 0 – 1 Chelsea.
* Chelsea win the derby to strengthen their grip on fourth place
* Chelsea open up a three-point gap between themselves in fourth and West Ham in fifth
* Timo_Werner has more combined goals and assists than any other Chelsea player this season
* Timo Werner has been directly involved in 20 goals for Chelsea this season (11 goals, 9 assists); the most of any player for the club.
* Fabián Balbuena is the first West Ham player to be sent off against Chelsea in the Premier League since Paolo Di Canio in January 2002.
Premier_League table: 👇
1. Man City 77pts
2. Man Utd 66pts
3. Leicester 59pts
4. Chelsea 58pts
5. West Ham 55pts
6. Liverpool 54pts
7. Tottenham 53pts
* Thomas_Tuchel is the first Chelsea manager in the club’s history to remain unbeaten in their first 10 away games in charge.
Clean sheets: 7
* Next match – Chelsea will be up against Real Madrid in the champions league Semi final ( First leg ).