Chelsea are still in the mood of celebration after defeating Tottenham Hotspurs in the week 5 of the English premier league. It was an entertaining match between the two London rivals at White Heart Lane stadium.
Chelsea are currently one of the best team in the English premier league and their hard work under Thomas Tuchel payed off against Tottenham Hotspurs this season.
It was an entertaining first half match but Harry Kane and Son failed to utilize their chances in the first half of the game. Tottenham Hotspurs were the better side in the first half but Chelsea's solid defense prevented them from scoring.
Thomas Tuchel's substitution during half time break changed the flow of the game as Chelsea regained possession in the second half.
Tottenham Hotspurs fans booed Chelsea left back Marcos Alonso from the beginning of the match to the end. It was an unpleasant atmosphere for the Spanish International and here are two reasons why Marcos Alonso received such gesture.
Refused To Take The Knee
The Chelsea left back refused to take the knee against Tottenham Hotspurs. Taking knee is now a normal thing for English Football in other to preach against Racism in Football.
According to reports, Alonso said he will no longer be taking the knee because the tradition is loosing it's value.
Alonso was booed from the beginning of the game to the end because if his attitude towards the racism campaign.
Have A Good Goal Scoring Record Against Tottenham Hotspurs
Marcos Alonso love scoring against Tottenham Hotspurs. The Spanish International have scored 3 times against Spurs since he joined Chelsea in 2016.
Alonso love playing against Spurs and his performance on Sunday was a world class performance. Chelsea scored the first goal through his corner kick and that made the booing worst for the talented player.
Do you think Chelsea can win this season English premier league with Alonso at the defense?
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