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After Chelsea won 1-0 against Liverpool, see their new position on the EPL table

Chelsea traveled to the Anfield staduim to face Liverpool in what was a highly anticipated premier league clash.

The home team were looking to return to their usual form having lost four of their last five league games. Meanwhile,Chelsea were hoping to take all three points from this encounter as they looked to close the gap between them and 3rd placed Leicester city.

The first half of the game began with both sides having a fair share of the ball as they looked to cause damage to the other. Chelsea however looked more likely to open the scoring and the blues thought they had taken the lead after Timo Werner put the ball in the back of the net only for the goal to be chalked off by VAR.

The away side would however still take the lead just before halftime as industrious midfielder Mason Mount curled in a stunning strike from the edge of the box to give the blues the lead at halftime.

The second half saw Thomas Tuchel's men threaten to double their lead, but they were denied early in the second half as Liverpool's defence had to make certain interceptions.

The all important second goal in the game would elude both teams as they failed to find the back of the net in the second half with the game ending in a 1-0 favor to the London side.


Earlier in the day, Tottenham had managed to stage an impressive win over fellow Londoners Fulham while Everton also snatched a slender 1-0 victory over West bromwich albion.


Here's how the Premier league table looks like after Chelsea won Liverpool

The top three teams at the top of the table remains unchanged at the moment with City 1st, United 2nd and Leicester 3rd. Chelsea on the other hand have moved to 4th place following their win over Liverpool who have now dropped to 7th position and are now behind Everton who occupy 5th place.

Tottenham Hotspur are in 8th position with Aston Villa 9th while Arsenal occupy 10th place.

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