Chelsea provided with a narrow home win to keep in topstriden in the Premier League on Saturday.
After two matches without victories won Chelsea at home 2-1 over Newcastle, and when Arsenal earlier Saturday lost to West ham, so have Chelsea in fourth place 47 points and six points down to rivals, after both teams have played 22 matches.
in Front of is located Tottenham and Manchester City with one match less and with, respectively, 48 and 50 points, while Liverpool tops the list with 57 points on 22 matches.
It was by a 0-0 draw against Southampton in the league for Chelsea, who during the week lost in the League Cup to Tottenham, so a win at home against Newcastle from the heavy end of the league was a requirement.
Andreas Christensen was true to form on the bench in the league for Chelsea, and it was another defender that came in vogue after nine minutes, when Chelsea came in front 1-0.
Chelsea's David Luiz so that Newcastle keeper Martin Dúbravka had gone out of his goal, and the brazilian poured from his own half in an impressive way the ball forward into the box, where Pedro to tame it, and brought Chelsea ahead.
Stjernespilleren Eden Hazard proved not very forward in the first half, and although Chelsea controlled the match, so were the home team lulled more and more into sleep.
With the five minutes again by half-time, got Newcastle as a corner kick, and Ciaran Clark's perfect header resulted in 1-1 at the break.
After a little under an hour of play it was time for Willian start for Chelsea.
Hazard rounded an opponent and kept the ball glued to his feet, before he found the brazilian in the left-hand side. Willian pulled into the box and from an acute angle he turned the ball outside of Dúbravka to 2-1.
Willian was close to scoring again on a sticking in depth a few minutes later, when he tried to lift the ball over the Dúbravka.
As of the first half came to Newcastle in the course of the second half, and in the final stage, pushed the guests for compensation, but Chelsea kept the lead and secured the three points.