The Chelsea overcame (2-0), for the third time in the last three weeks, the Tottenham on matchday 23 of the Premier, to recover the path of victory, although in second place there is still a Liverpool which beat (1-3) Crystal Palace.
Thomas Tuchel’s men made the difference in the second half, with a authentic goal by the squad Ziyech as soon as the match resumed. Shortly after, Thiago Silva made it 2-0 with which Chelsea had a calm and victorious outcome after two days without doing so.
Antonio Conte’s ‘Spurs’, who fell in the two semi-final matches of the League Cup against their London neighbors, they are still in the fight for fourth place to access the Champions League despite the defeat, with two games pending. Liverpool took advantage of the tie the previous day of the leader City to cut distances.
Klopp’s, 48 points for the 57 of those of Guardiola although with one game in hand, they had a comfortable match at Palace, thanks to early goals from van Dijk and Oxlade-Chamberlain. In addition, Arsenal could not (0-0) with Burnley, a false step in that tight fight for fourth place that Manchester United has after this weekend.
This is the Premier League standings:
- Manchester City (57 points)
- Liverpool (48 points)
- Chelsea (47 points)
- Manchester United (38 points)
- West Ham (37 points)
- Arsenal (36 points)
- Tottenham (36 points)