Morata’s double moves Chelsea second (Video Highlights)

Chelsea 3-1 Crystal Palace

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Morata scored twice as Chelsea go second ahead of Liverpool on goal difference (BBC Sport)

Álvaro Morata scored twice in Chelsea win over Crystal Palace as they go second ahead of Liverpool goal difference they also remain unbeaten in 11 premier League matches.

According to BBC Sports summary,the last time Chelsea achieved this type of feat was in 2005/2006 and 2014/2015 Premier League seasons and in both occasions they won the league. But this season they have to contend with Liverpool and Manchester City who are also unbeaten in 11 matches.

Álvaro Morata scored just two minutes after half an hour from a pass from Pedro. But, Andros Townsend equalized seven minutes before the hour mark from McArthur’s through pass.

Eden Hazard made the difference as he was introduced into the match, Álvaro Morata  scored from Belgium midfielder’s free-kick to give Chelsea a 2-1 lead.

Pedro sealed the victory in the 70th minute, he taps in from Marcos Alonso’s low cross.

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