Despite both teams having midweek commitments. They're managers tried to field strong teams to compete. Tuchel was happy to keep Kante on the bench.
While the biggest talking point was Kepa starting in the expense of Mendy. Meanwhile an early second half header. From Thiago Silva gave the visitors the lead.
And later the German tactician brought his midfield maestro. Kante into the team. And he immediately made an impact as he took a fine short.
Though took a slight deflection but ended. At the back of the net for the blues second goal. As the match went towards the end with almost three minutes remaining.
They have all scored the same number of goals. Conceded just once and are level on points at 13.
Next is a Carabao Cup fixtures in midweek as Chelsea take on Aston Villa. While Manchester United play West Ham.
And Manchester City take on Wycombe. While Wolves make a welcome. To former boss as Nuno takes Spurs to Molenux Stadium. And Arsenal play AFC Wimbledon.
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