Follow Footballbible on Facebook and Twitter get up to date football related news from the English Premier League, La Liga, Serie A, Bundesliga and other leagues around the World. News From Chelsea, Everton, Arsenal, Manchester United, Manchester City and Liverpool.
Chelsea’s morale took a blow with the 3-0 humbling defeat at Roma on the midweek. The shaky defense is the main contributor to the defeat which was a problematic area in recent weeks against team that pose little attacking threat. The Blues have now conceded in 8 consecutive games, 14 alone in the last 6.
The Blues defeated Bournemouth 1-0 in their last Premier League game which put them on a two match winning run on the back of consecutive away defeats.
Manchester United grabbed a key win against Tottenham last week and are sitting five points behind the league leaders Manchester City. It was not an attractive performance by any means, but Mourinho showed he still has the knack of picking wins who are his team’s direct title rivals.
United had lost to Huddersfield in their last away games in the Premier League. The defeat is their first in all competitions this season.