LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 08: Eden Hazard of Chelsea evades Declan Rice of West Ham United during the Premier League match between Chelsea FC and West Ham United at Stamford Bridge on April 08, 2019 in London, United Kingdom.
- Chelsea are unbeaten in their last 13 home league meetings with West Ham (W9 D4) since a 3-2 loss in September 2002.
The former Lille playmaker then buried a second at the death as Chelsea stepped up to third in the Premier League table, though having played a game more than Champions League qualification rivals Tottenham and Arsenal.
Jody Morris raved about Chelsea duo Eden Hazard and Ruben Loftus-Cheek after their performances on Monday night in the Premier League. When he's able to play the way he's been playing in the last few games everything is easier. From the technical point of view, no [cannot afford to lose Hazard], not at the moment. I can not do anything I think.
"Statistically it's my best season". That's what the squad are hoping for so that we can add players next season, and to finish the season well and make people happy.
West Ham were behind in the first half, when the Belgium worldwide lit up the Bridge with one of the goals of the campaign so far, a magical solo run which saw him beat five visiting players before slotting home.
"We can buy the best players in the world, and so we have to accept we have to play every three days".
Newcastle United boss Rafael Benitez says striker Dwight Gayle and winger Jacob Murphy, who are both on loan at West Brom, could still have futures at the club. It has been claimed that Real Madrid have offered 80 million pounds to Chelsea, who are now asking for 100 million pounds. I am small so it is good when I play against tall players as it's very hard for them to change direction when I run at them. Whether or not manager Maurizio Sarri will be around to coach them next season is another matter, but we all know how volatile the head coach's position at Chelsea is...
"I took the ball and when I can go forward I try to go forward".