Chelsea FC Tuesday narrowly defeated Crystal Palace 3-2 in an English Premiership League to maintain her third position on the table.
Oliver Giroud had opened scoring 6’’ into the game before Pulsic increased tally in 27’’ but Chelsea went to sleep as Zaha scored in 34’’ for the first half to end 2-1.
Nigerian Teenager, Tammy Abraham was lucky to get a vital goal in 71’’ before Benteke scored for Crystal Palace again.
The Gunners (Arsenal FC) hope to climb up through the shoulders of Leicester Cityand match up to Wolves was dashed as their game ended 1-1. The two current top scorers in the EPL, Aubameyang scored for Arsenal 21’’ and Yardy got a VAR approved equalizer in the 84’’. It was not clear whether Vardy was offside.
Both Ihenacho and Ndidi who play for the Super Eagles of Nigeria gave good account of themselves before they were substituted.
Former Arsenal tricky player, Danny Welbeck won for hard playing Watford as he scored the winner 55’’ to make it 2-1 over Norwich City FC.
Buendia raised the hopes of Norwich when he scored the curtain raiser in the 4th minute but Dawson equalized 10’’ to close first half.
Liverpool had won the competition with seven games to go and are playing for formalities with 89 points; Manchester City is 2nd with 66 points; Chelsea 3rd with 60 points and Leicester is 4th with 59 points.
Standing 5th with 55 points is Manchester United; Wolves still maintain 6th position while Arsenal is 7th with 50 points. Coming for photo finish are HotSpurs and Sheffield United with 48 points Spurs having 52 goals for as against the 34 goals for of Sheffield.