Stan Collymore: This is how Tottenham fans will be feeling after Chelsea defeat
By Amir Mir
Stan Collymore has suggested that Tottenham fans will be dancing with joy after Chelsea were beaten 2-1 against Crystal Palace on Saturday afternoon.
The Premier League leaders saw their ten point gap at the top of the table reduced to seven points after Spurs recorded a valuable 2-0 win at Burnley.
Antonio Conte’s side had taken an early lead against their London rivals at Stamford Bridge when Cesc Fabregas opened the scoring.
However, two goals within the space of two minutes from Wilfred Zaha and Christian Benteke ensured that Conte’s side suffered an untimely defeat.
The news of that defeat would have delighted the White Hart Lane faithful, with Collymore summing up how they would be feeling with this gif which was posted on his personal Twitter account.
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Spurs fans like…. pic.twitter.com/dRXc6TfeaR
— Stan Collymore (@StanCollymore) April 1, 2017
For, Mauricio Pochettino’s side, it was a tough win on the road against a Burnley side that have been strong at home this season.
It took till the second half for the north London club to open the scoring when Eric Dier fired in after 66 minutes.
Substitute Son Heung-Min then doubled his side’s lead, scoring in his second consecutive league game, to ensure the away team went away with all three points.
Now, Chelsea will host Manchester City on home soil on Wednesday night, with Spurs traveling down to Swansea on the same day.
In other Tottenham news, fans react on Twitter to Vincent Janssen’s display against Burnley.