Eden Hazard delivers title verdict, talks about Tottenham test after Chelsea win
By Harvey Byrne
Chelsea star Eden Hazard has shared that his side are now one step closer to lifting the Premier League title after their win against Bournemouth on Saturday evening.
The Blues ran out a convincing 3-1 win on the south coast in the late kick off with goals coming from Hazard and Marcos Alonso alongside an Adam Smith own goal.
Anonio Conte’s men of course had the advantage of knowing about the earlier results and one of those was close league rivals Tottenham, who also ran out a comfortable 4-0 victory at home against Watford.
Now, after Chelsea’s win against Bournemouth Hazard has spoke about how his side are now closer to the title and that they passed the test Spurs had given them ahead of their clash with the Cherries.
Freelance journalist Ben Dinnery covered Hazard’s post-match interview on his personal Twitter account.
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Hazard: "We passed a test. We knew the result of Spurs before the game. Now is one step closer to the title and we have 7 games left." #CFC
— Ben Dinnery (@BenDinnery) April 8, 2017
Both sides wins means that the seven point gap between the London clubs has been maintained with just seven matches of the season left.
Tottenham have never won the Premier League title with their last league victory coming all the way back in 1961.
Meanwhile, Chelsea have won four league titles since 2005 which follows on from when Roman Abramovich took charge of the club.
In other Tottenham news, Vincent Janssen shared this Twitter message after the club’s victory against Watford.