Chelsea earn record breaking 12th successive league victory

 

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Chelsea moved 9 points clear at the top of the table after a club record 12th straight league win with a convincing 3-0 victory over Bournemouth, as a brace from Pedro and an Eden Hazard penalty secured all three points for the Blues.

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Manchester United won their 4th straight league game after Daley Blind, Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Henrikh Mkhitaryan gave them a 3-1 win at home to Sunderland. Fabio Borini scored a late consolation for David Moyes side.

A late Olivier Giroud goal secured Arsenal a crucial 1-nil win at home to West Brom to keep the Gunners title prospects alive.

Second-half goals from Kevin Mirallas and Romelu Lukaku gave Everton an impressive 2-nil win away to champions Leicester.

The pressure on Swansea manager Bob Bradley has heightened after he saw his side fall to a 4-1 defeat at home to West Ham. Andrew Ayew Winston Reid, Michail Antonio and Andy Carroll with the goals for the visitors. Fernando Llorente with a consolation for the home side.

Meanwhile, Burnley defeated Middlesbrough 1-nil after an Andre Gray strike after 80 minutes. Earlier Watford and Crystal Palace finished 1-all in the first of today’s Stephen’s Day games.