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Chelsea beat Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium

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Technical card:
Tottenham Hotspur: Antonio Rudiger, Mason Mount, Marcos Alonso, Reece James, Callum Hudson-Odoi, Cesar Azpilicueta, Mateo Kovacic, Edouard Mendy, Timo Werner, Thiago Silva and Jorginho
Chelsea: Hugo Lloris, Serge Aurier, Toby Alderweireld, Eric Dier, Ben Davies, Steven Bergwijn, Pierre Hojbjerg, Moussa Sissoko, Tanguy Ndombele, Heung Min Son and Carlos Vinicius
Stadium: Tottenham Hotspur Stadium
Goals: Jorginho (0-1, min. 24)

Chelsea beat Spurs with a thumping 1-0 victory on Thursday at Tottenham Hotspur Stadium. Tottenham Hotspur were looking to get back winning ways after losing their last game 1-0 to Brighton & Hove Albion. Chelsea, on the other hand, were able to continue their winning streak after a 2-0 win against Burnley in their last match. As the table looks today, Tottenham Hotspur and Chelsea are 8th, (33 points) and 6th, (36 points), spots respectively, after 22 matches.

It was an impressive opening from Chelsea, beginning with Jorginho opening the scoring in the 24th minute, thereby seeing the first half to a 1-0. Both teams unable to deliver anything further, the score remained at 1-0 at full time.

For Tottenham Hotspur Erik Lamela and Lucas Moura came on for Tanguy Ndombele and Steven Bergwijn, while Chelsea replaced Andreas Christensen, Christian Pulisic and N`Golo Kante with Thiago Silva, Callum Hudson-Odoi and Mateo Kovacic.

There were bookings for Toby Alderweireld and Pierre Hojbjerg from Spurs and Christian Pulisic, N`Golo Kante and Cesar Azpilicueta for Chelsea.

Tottenham Hotspur will play their next fixture at home against West Bromwich Albion, while Chelsea will face Sheffield United away.

*The credit for all of photos in this article belongs to AP*

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