Chelsea are increasingly comfortable at the top of the Premier League standings after a 1-0 win over Crystal Palace in the 17th week of matches, at Selhurst Park, Saturday (17/12/2016).
The Chelsea Manager, Antonio Conte, lowering his best squad in action. At the front-line, Diego Costa accompanied Eden Hazard and Willian, while duet N'golo Kanté and Nemanja Matic shoring up midfield.
The home team threatened through the actions of Jason Puncheon on the 21st minute, but the ball was still wide from the goal Thibaut Cortouis. Puncheon return getthe opportunity at the 40th minute, but again his results still not hitting its target.
At 43 minutes, Chelsea silence the Selhurst Park goals scored through Diego Costa.The Spain national team striker success welcomes feedback Ratings Azpilicueta withJack and brought Chelsea's lead to one goal in the first half of the match.
In the second half, Conte tried refreshing the Chelsea squad by including Cesc Fabregas to replace Willian on 64 minutes. Chelsea continued to launch pressure, however resounding Wayne Hennessey's action frustrated the efforts of Marcos Alonso to double Chelsea's advantage.
Alonso again got a chance to break through a Crystal Palace goal free kick at minute 83, but the ball just about crossbar Hennessey. Chelsea maintained their one goaladvantage until the game ends.
Throughout the game, Chelsea relinquished six shots of 19 attempts, with possession 47 percent, while Crystal Palace only created two golden chances from eight trial.
Chelsea's victory over Crystal Palace confirmed the position of Chelsea at the top ofthe standings while the Premier League with a collection of 43 points. These resultsalso became the 11th victory Chelsea consecutively.
The Manchester United Defender, Phil Jones, hoping his team could maintain the momentum of victory against West Bromwich Albion in the Premier League, advancedgame Saturday (17/12/2016).
Manchester United are still stuck in the sixth ranking standings while the Premier League with 27 points. In the last two games, Manchester United were able to grab a 1-0 triumph over Totenham Hotspur, and 2-1 over Crystla Palace.
"From match to match, all the people increasingly believe and we need the habit ofwinning like this every weekend. Same on the match this Saturday. We must retain the performance today, "said Phil Jones.
"I think we played very well in the face of the Palace, but we still could have won the match to find a way to win a match and that is the sign of a good team," he added.
Associated with the odds of Manchester United's rise to the top ranking standings, Phil Jones is assessing the chance it will be wide open. According to him, Manchester United only need to appear consistently from the match to the next game.
"If we were able to grab victory continuously, our position in the standings will change dramatically. People can not take into account the US, everyone can speak his opinions were. However, we remain focused to win the match, "said Phil Jones.
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp, States had to regret cannot bring Sadio Mane when he was still coaching Borussia Dortmund. However, Klopp claimed to satisfied because in the end the player can get.
"It is a mistake not bring Mane when I was still in Dortmund. However, the fact I can get it at the second attempt. It is a very good thing, "said Klopp.
"Mane is a qualified and played as a team. Liverpool's squad is completely open when they first heard the Sadio Mane became Liverpool player, "said Klopp.
Since it was bought from Southampton with a value transfer 41.20 million euros at the start of this season, Sadio Mane success claiming a place in the Liverpool attack. He has recorded melakoni 17 appearances in all competitions, and scored seven goals and five assists.
Sadio Mane scored first for when Liverpool won 4-3 over Arsenal in the Premier League, August 14. Addressing it, Jurgen Klopp didn't hesitate praised the son of asuhnya.
"Mane successfully scored on his first match with an incredible way. Come on! in a match like that, goals will make things easier, "said Jurgen Klopp.
"With the attitude of the indicated Mane, she is hard-working type of player. He wanted to always grow and like to do things differently. Mane is the player who is really good for Liverpool, "said Jurgen Klopp.