Chelsea defeat Arsenal to extend Premier League lead

Eden Hazard scored a brilliant solo goal as Chelsea tightened their grip at the top of the Premier League against rivals Arsenal.

Marcos Alonso scored his fourth goal of the season before Hazard saw off Arsenal’s defence in a run from the halfway line in a piece of individual brilliance, while Cesc Fabregas wrapped up the win for Antonio Conte’s men.

Chelsea manager Conte made just one change from Tuesday’s 1-1 draw with Liverpool, with Pedro replacing Willian on the right of a three-man attack. Continue reading