EPL: Chelsea 4 – 2 Southampton

Chelsea Go 7 Points Clear

Eden Hazard isn’t tracked and fires in the early goal.

Chelsea follow up their finals clinching victory over the weekend with another 4-2 victory over Southampton. Eden Hazard opened up the scoring within the first 5 minutes to set the early tempo.. Former Chelsea signing Oriol Romeu would equalize for the Saints during a chaotic corner. Gary Cahill would steady the home side nerves with a towering header right before half time. Diego Costa would earn a second half brace to seal maximum points. Ryan Bertrand would get a measure of small revenge against his former club as scores Southampton’s second goal deep into injury time.
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EPL: Southampton 0 – 2 Chelsea

Saints Fail to Spook Chelsea Hot Streak

hazard goal vs southampton

Chelsea extended their current vein of good form with a 2-0 victory over Southampton. The Saints were tipped to provide some decent opposition but the match seemed to follow the script of a typical Chelsea victory. The Blues got themselves into an early advantage with a virtuoso performance from Eden Hazard right inside the first 6 minutes. Chelsea then controls the match with their suffocating defense before padding their lead with an excellent Diego Costa strike right before the hour mark to make this trip to the South coast feel like a stroll.
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