Chelsea were on top of their game today as they maul visiting palace who were at Stamford Bridge. It was both sides fourth premier league games.
Palace who recorded a 3-1 victory over Manchester United at Old Trafford were probably looking up to cause another upset. It was a goalless first half as the visitors hoped to take an advantage and score through counter-attack.
However, luck ran out of their side when summer signing Bell Chilwell broke the goal drought in 50′ minutes to put the Blues in front. In the 66th minutes, he provided an assist to Zouma who scored the second goal.
With frustration setting in for Palace who needed goals desperately, they committed in the 18-yard-box and two more goals came through penalties in the 78′ and 82′ minutes for the host.
Jorginho slotted both spot-kicks in to give Lampard’s men a deserved victory.
The result is an indication that the new-look Chelsea is probably taking shape, and Lampard must remain focused to