Chelsea beat Crystal Palace by 1-0
Chelsea beat Crystal Palace by 1-0 and are now nine-point clear of second placed Liverpool.The goal was scored by Diego Costa (43′ minutes) for Chelsea.
Diego Cost’s brilliant header goal was enough to beat Crystal Palace and secure their 11th successive Premier League win.Chelsea have been crowned champions each time they have topped the table on Christmas Day.
Costa scored the opener just before half time from Cesar Azpilicueta cross as Costa headed the ball with a lot of aggression to beat Palace goalkeeper Wayne Hennessey.
Marcos Alonso also had a chance to score and increase the advantage for Chelsea but his shot from a free-kick was deflected by the underside of the crossbar.
Costa and N’Golo Kante was shown yellow card and both will miss Chelsea’s next match which is against Bournemouth.