12BET (Football News) Chelsea extended their win into ten as they beat Sunderland with a 0-1 away run. Cesc Fabregas first goal this season have earned Le Blues six point deficit away from Liverpool and Arsenal. The Lions enjoy the top spot and will remain to be the favorite to win this season.
Antonio Conte’s men tried to conceal more goals but had a hard time on doing so due to the tight defense that the Black Cats provide during the second half. Sunderland’s defender Patrick van Aanholt tries to find the net but was immediately denied by Thibaut Courtois, who had a superb performance in rejecting the goals.
Meanwhile, a lot of viewers were fascinated when striker Jermain Defoe carried a five year old boy who suffered from Neuroblastoma.
The hosts have exerted their effort in stopping the Pensioners from creating a play, but Conte’s 3-4-3 formation is really hard to beat. It was indeed one of the best fights as we see the front runners struggled in making a play after the Spanish midfielder found the net with his good coordination with Willian.
John O’Shea put some pressure to Diego Costa’s play as he failed to contribute points in this rally. There have been a lot of turnovers and denial of the ball in this game. Football enthusiasts have witness how eager this clubs were in order to snatch a win, but at the end of the day it was Chelsea that had a momentum win.
The Blue Lions next campaign will be against Crystal Palace on Saturday. David Moyes’s men surely have a lot of things to work on in order to escape the relegation zone. Sunderland will welcome Watford in hope of redeeming themselves back in the competition.
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