Chelsea had been run ragged by a clearly superior City side until Luiz produced a pinpoint 50-metre pass to Pedro in the 44th minute. Hazard does have three assists in his last five Premier League matches, but has not found the back of the net since early October in a 3-0 win over Southampton. By Sunday morning the videos have been watched millions of times on the social network. David Luiz ensured the visitors' 14-game unbeaten run in away Premier League matches was ended when he beat John Stones to Hazard's corner - which Guardiola was adamant was incorrect to award - and looped a header beyond Ederson. However, it was not until the 33rd minute that City truly threatened, Sterling turning Marcos Alonso easily and finding Leroy Sane for a shot that deflected over off Cesar Azpilicueta. Chelsea take on Crystal Palace on mid-day Sunday, 30th December 2018 at Selhurst Park. Mr Reliable delivered once again.
That can happen in this league. You can cancel at any time during your three-month subscription. Media playback is not supported on this device David Faupala equalises for Man City It was certainly not the youngsters who let Pellegrini down. Man City sits two points above Liverpool at the top of the Premier League table, while Chelsea is level with Arsenal on points, but sits in fourth, ahead of the Gunners on goal differential. Manchester City takes its undefeated record to London on Saturday as the Premier League leaders face Chelsea. The likes of Rio Ferdinand and Ian Wright have lead the calls on Twitter that Sterling was subjected to racism. And to place their efforts in context against a Chelsea side that was simply too strong and too good for them, it should be noted that keeper Caballero 34 , Martin Demichelis 35 and Fernando 28 were quite comfortably among City's worst players.
Both he and Alonso can't find space to shoot, but Hazard drifts it back to the Frenchman who arrives with a thundering right foot to put it into the roof of the net. Chelsea: The Blues enter this game healthy and with no major injury concerns. All for kicking a ball! It will kick off at 5. Chelsea prediction City goes on the road but can't get the victory, as a late set piece goal from Chelsea sees the game end in a draw. All odds quoted are correct at time of publishing and subject to change.
He was replaced by reserve-team player Cristo Gonzalez during the break. The Chelsea team news is in and here's how we line up! Real Betis 1-2 Real Madrid Dreams of the title have long since gone for the other Madrid — probably — as their attention should now turn to a full-on rebuild of an aging squad. Media playback is not supported on this device Willian puts Chelsea back in front Faupala actually gave City hope when he scrambled in an equaliser, after Diego Costa headed Chelsea in front 10 minutes before half-time. A huge moment in the match and season — Premier League premierleague What does it mean? The 22-year-old has four goals in his last five matches, and has re-emerged as a starting option for. You need time, everybody needs time. After that, when the opponent is good it's always to congratulate them, shake hands and improve for the next game.
However, once your free trial is up, you may be charged the normal fee of £5 a month to watch via the app and £10 a month for casting. We pride ourselves at 101 Great Goals on sourcing the greatest football video content on the world wide web as well as being up to date on all social media updates regarding major teams and players. Chelsea, on the other hand, is battling for a spot in the top four, two points behind fourth-place Tottenham. Atletico Madrid 1-0 Levante Atleti have prevailed as the main — if not only — formidable title challengers to Barca, now five points clear of third-place Sevilla and fourth-place Real Madrid. The Brazilian has been inconsistent this season, but he remained solid in the second period and nodded home late on to seal what had initially appeared an unlikely victory. It was an important step for last season, the first important game away against the last champion. Kevin De Bruyne and Benjamin Mendy are still out injured, but that hasn't slowed this team down due to the ridiculous depth.
We have six players injured and cannot take any more risks. David Luiz key at both ends City's early pressure looked certain to culminate in a goal, but a brilliant tackle from David Luiz denied Sane a great opportunity to open the scoring in the 15th minute. However, the international still spent most of his time playing from the right as City's attack lacked cohesion despite them being on top for prolonged periods. N'Golo Kante's rocket-powered right foot is the difference at the break in a Premier League clash with a twist in the tale as Chelsea lead the champions. City manager Manuel Pellegrini warned he would select a shadow side after the game was scheduled for late on Sunday, before Wednesday's Champions League match against Dynamo Kiev in Ukraine. However things has been on the downward slop for Conte in his second season and Chelse are in real trouble currently sitting outside the top four. Guardiola's Sterling choice fails With Aguero still sidelined due to a muscle injury and Jesus out of form, Guardiola decided to play Sterling through the middle.
Guus Hiddink was appointed as interim manager while Antonio Conte was announced new manager of Chelsea for the start of 2016-17 season. The reigning champions were on top from the outset, but Pep Guardiola's decision to play Raheem Sterling through the middle in the absence of the injured Sergio Aguero failed to pay dividends and they were unable to regain top spot from , who beat Bournemouth 4-0 earlier on Saturday to edge a point clear. We cover some of the biggest teams in the world, including Manchester United, Arsenal, Chelsea, Liverpool, Real Madrid, Barcelona and Tottenham. It showed we could do it. So how did City's youngsters fare? The heat maps from Chelsea left and Manchester City right show how the visitors struggled to get into their opponents' penalty area.
Chelsea remained organised in their shape and ended the game as a contest with the second goal. Hazard still has some way to go before reaching the standards that inspired Chelsea's title win last season but this was another big step forward and history shows that when he plays well Chelsea are a very potent force. City cruised past Arsenal on Thursday, 3—0, scoring all three goals in the first half. Manchester City return home to host Hoffenheim on Wednesday while Chelsea travel to Hungary to face Vidi on Thursday. Demichelis was desperate, fouling Bertrand Traore to concede a penalty, while it was Fernando's clearance that fell invitingly for Cahill's third. Defeats to Tottenham and, surprisingly, Wolves have left them 10 points adrift of City; can they cut the gap with victory? Are we going to continue to allow this type of racist behaviour go on??? Pedro found Willian and the ball fell to Eden Hazard who sent it across goal where Kante thumped it into the back of the net. Watch live at 12:30 p.
Willian found Hazard, who slid the ball back for Kante smash home from 15 yards. Chelsea will take on league leaders Manchester City in a highly anticipated Premier League fixture at Stamford Bridge on Saturday, December 8. The expectation for each match is three points, without two key players or not. Chelsea: The Blues enter this game healthy and with no major injury concerns. Hazard's corner was met by Luiz who sent a looping header into the far corner of the net. But Guardiola has praised the Blues' eye-catching football this term, claiming it is 'difficult' for a manager to create an impressive style of play.