“Chelsea” comes to the fight after a draw in the semi-final of the League Cup with “Arsenal”. The meeting was held on Wednesday and ended in a goalless draw. And it was with the “Gunners” Antonio Conte wards played in the last round of the championship on the road, and were close to success. In the course of the match, the “blue” were ahead 2: 1, but missed 90 + 2 minutes, contented with only one scored points.
After the London derby “Chelsea” in the Premier League standings remained in third place. “Blue” is one point behind Manchester United and 16 points from the leading Manchester City. The group of pursuers is also close. “Liverpool” is two points behind, and “Tottenham” – five.
“Lester” in the last round played at home with “Huddersfield” and beat the debutant of the elite division with a score of 3: 0. This victory, the “fox” was interrupted by a series of four unsuccessful matches in a row, during which the team suffered three defeats. For this period, Claude Puel’s wards Crystal Palace 0: 3 and 1: 2 Watford and Liverpool lost, and the only score scored in the home game against Manchester United was a 2: 2 draw.
A number of failures were shown in the tournament position of “Leicester”. Now the “fox” on the eighth line. From the departure zone the distance is comfortable – ten points, and to the first six – nine.