Chelsea stars react to massive win over Middlesbrough

Adjust Comment Print

With just three games remaining in the season, it's merely the need of two points for Chelsea to win the premier league title.

"It's not important where you win, it's important to win", he said. N'Golo Kanté, for whom Fàbregas deputized so crucially in Monday's win over Middlesbrough, was back in training on Wednesday and could be fit to play. But my players showed me great commitment, great focus, will and desire to overcome this moment. We need to take three points to win the title.

@ChelseaFC come to The Hawthorns on Friday (ko 8pm) in search of the @premierleague title.

Costa scored his 20th league goal of the season, converting a pass from the excellent Cesc Fabregas, and Alonso netted from a similar position before half-time before Nemanja Matic's second-half goal.

That loss at Arsenal also followed a home defeat to Liverpool and made it a rough start for Conte, who admits he's found life hard despite a seemingly easy ride in the Premier League.

Tottenham Hotspur's surprise defeat at West Ham United last week handed Chelsea the advantage.

"We can't thank them enough. At this stage it was important to win and exploit Tottenham's defeat", Conte said during his post-match interview.

Nigerian leader meets with 82 freed girls
President Muhammadu Buhari will travel to London on Sunday night (tonight) for "medical follow-up,"his spokesperson has said". A military source said three Boko Haram commanders had been freed in an exchange, but declined to give further details.

I will play for the team and play for the club.

"There are a lot of clubs interested in Charlie Taylor, we're not the only club interested in him", he added.

"But this year was maybe even more special, because last year was a very bad year". According to Opta, Leicester had 42.4% of possession last season, the third-lowest in the league, while Chelsea have had 54.2% this season, which is the sixth-highest.

"Now we have three chances to exploit, to become champions".

It is famously said that Tony Pulis teams give up when they hit 40 points, and go on their holidays safe in the knowledge that they have secured Premier League football for another season.

Chelsea will take on West Brom on 13th May in a what could be called as the title decider. We owe it to our supporters and we have our own targets to hit.