Chelsea win the London derby with a double against Tottenham

Chelsea win the London derby with a double against Tottenham in the English Premier League

Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur, 2-0, in the London derby, which brought them together this evening, Sunday, at Stamford Bridge, the Blues stronghold, at the top of the twenty-third round of the English Premier League for the current season 2021-2022.

Chelsea vs Tottenham

Hakim Ziyech scored the first goal for the Blues against Spurs in the 47th minute of the match.

Thiago Silva added the second goal for Chelsea against Tottenham in the 55th minute of the match.

The referee canceled a goal scored by Harry Kane for Tottenham in the 40th minute of the match due to a foul on the Spurs striker towards Thiago Silva.

Chelsea line-up against Tottenham: Kepa, Azpilicueta, Silva, Rudiger, Malang Sar, Jorginho, Kovacic, Ziyech, Mount, Hudson-Odoi, and Lukaku.

Tottenham line-up against Chelsea: Hugo Lloris, Tanganga, Sanchez, Dier, Davies, Doherty, Hojbjerg, Winks, Senson, Harry Kane, Bergwijn.

Chelsea vs Tottenham

With this result, Chelsea occupies third place in the English Premier League table this season with 47 points, one point behind runner-up Liverpool, with two fewer matches for the Reds, while Tottenham is seventh with 36 points from 19 games, while Manchester City leads the standings with 56 points.

Chelsea returned to victories again after their 1-1 draw against Brighton in the last round.

Tottenham recently defeated its host Leicester City 3-2 in the last round.

Chelsea outperform Tottenham during the three confrontations that brought them together this season in various competitions before tonight’s victory, as the Blues won the first leg with three in the Premier League, and also won back and forth in the League Cup semi-finals with a score of 2-0 and 1-0.

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