From all available indications, it looks like Chelsea FC are destined for EUROPA with 5 points behind in-form Tottenham Hotspur FC with just 9 games to go.
Indeed, had he then strung up a hammock between the posts and bedded down for the evening, it really wouldn’t have mattered. Victor Moses had Chelsea’s one shot and it wasn’t even on target. Eden Hazard was the lone front man, a false nine, yet the service to him was so poor he was forced to come deeper and deeper, becoming a false ten, and on occasions a false eight or 11, too.
So the best team won. It could be said the only team won – the only team interested in winning, anyway. They scored 35 seconds into the second-half and it took Antonio Conte until the 78th minute to bring a striker on, in Olivier Giroud. That says everything.